Management


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Being an industry leader,

Starts with the right leadership.

Since Kenwal was founded by Sol Eisenberg in 1947, delivering superior flat rolled steel has been a kind of family mission.

These days, the Kenwal family has grown to include leading metallurgists and engineers, operations innovators, supply chain experts and highly skilled steel processors. What unifies all of us is our intense focus on perfecting flat rolled steel supply chains in ways that help our customers thrive.

Management Team


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    Kenneth Eisenberg

    Chairman and CEO

    Under Eisenberg’s leadership, Kenwal Steel Corp. has grown to be one of the largest steel distributors in North America, growing to about $800 million in annual revenue and servicing a global profile of companies. Eisenberg joined the company in 1964, and helped dramatically expand Kenwal’s presence in sectors including automotive, electronics, appliance, and major equipment manufacturers.

    Eisenberg is a graduate of the University of Michigan. He gives generously of his time and resources to organizations that support the arts and local community development

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    David Bazzy

    President and COO

    As President and COO, Bazzy has been with Kenwal for 27 plus years overseeing the tremendous growth Kenwal has experienced during this time as well as the construction of Kenwal’s Dearborn headquarters, Kenwal Pickling and Kenwal Lebanon, Tennessee location. 

    A 30 year steel industry veteran, Bazzy’s insight and experience has been critical to Kenwal’s opening new avenues to service emerging markets.

    Outside of Kenwal, David gives generously of his time and serves as an elected City Councilman in Dearborn, MI. He is a board member of the College of Arts, Sciences and Letters at the University of Michigan – Dearborn.

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    Stephen Eisenberg

    Burns Harbor President

    Stephen Eisenberg has been with Kenwal for more than 20 years. In addition to being president of the Burns Harbor plant with oversight of day to day to day operations, he oversees more than 300,000 tons of production every year, and is responsible for Kenwal’s purchasing operations for the Burns Harbor, Indiana and Lebanon, Tennessee locations.

    Eisenberg earned his BGS from the University of Michigan, and his MBA from New York University. He is a member of the Young Presidents Organization.

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    Frank Jerneycic

    Chief Financial Officer

    Frank Jerneycic has been Kenwal’s CFO since 2009. He is responsible for financial reporting, treasury, credit, taxes and legal, and works closely with our operational team.  He has had significant financial and administrative experience, particularly with growth companies.

    Jerneycic is a native Detroiter and a graduate of University of Detroit Mercy.

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    Larry Bogner

    Vice President – Operations

    As vice president of operations he works with the plant manager throughout the company to ensure company practices exceed industry standards and customer expectations.

    Larry brings over 30 years of steel operations experience to Kenwal.

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    Jon Davidson

    Vice President of Sales

    As Vice President, Automotive, Davidson oversees resale programs to automotive equipment manufacturers and Tier-1 suppliers. Davidson uses his more than 20 years experience and expertise to spearhead and coordinate new program launches – from development through production.

    Jon gives generously of his time to children’s organizations.