FORT WORTH, Texas, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AZZ Inc. (NYSE: AZZ), a global provider of galvanizing services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment and highly engineered services, today announced Paul Fehlman was named as the Fort Worth Business Press' Chief Financial Officer of the Year.
Fort Worth Business recognizes Chief Financial Officers in Fort Worth and Tarrant County who successfully navigate their company's financial future and are stewards for their organization. Mr. Fehlman was among 15 nominees for the CFO of the Year award. All 15 were honored at the luncheon sponsored by the Fort Worth Business Press and the University of Texas at Arlington College of Business.
Mr. Fehlman joined AZZ Inc. in 2014 as senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer. He has a strong track record of accomplishments with more than 20 years of senior level finance experience, including international finance and manufacturing operations. Prior to AZZ, Mr. Fehlman was at Flowserve Corporation in Irving, Texas, serving as Vice President Finance for the Engineered Products Division. Mr. Fehlman holds a BS degree in Business Administration from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo and an MBA from Cornell University's S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management.
Tom Ferguson, president and chief executive officer of AZZ Inc., stated, "All of us at AZZ congratulate Paul on this recognition. We work with him every day and we know first-hand of his competence as a financial officer and his dedication to the success of our business. There are a great many financial professionals based in the Metroplex and I can assure you that Paul is consistently among the best. This is a well-deserved honor."
About Fort Worth Business
Fort Worth Business began publishing in 1988. Since then, the publication has become the guide to local business news, events and trends in Tarrant County. We do more than provide news and insight to our readers. Our business is to inform and help build business in the communities we serve. It is a mission and a commitment we take seriously.
About AZZ Inc.
AZZ Inc. is a global provider of galvanizing services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment and highly engineered services to the markets of power generation, transmission, distribution and industrial in protecting metal and electrical systems used to build and enhance the world's infrastructure. AZZ Galvanizing is a leading provider of metal finishing solutions for corrosion protection, including hot dip galvanizing to the North American steel fabrication industry. AZZ Energy is dedicated to delivering safe and reliable transmission of power from generation sources to end customers, and automated weld overlay solutions for corrosion and erosion mitigation to critical infrastructure in the energy markets worldwide.
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