PITTSBURGH, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that Gerald W. Gagliano has been named general manager-logistics services effective July 1.
In his new role, Gagliano, 55, will be responsible for overseeing all outbound rail, barge and truck operations at U. S. Steel facilities in the United States and Canada. He will report to Thomas Kelly, managing director of transportation for U. S. Steel, and he will continue to be based in Pittsburgh.
Gagliano joined U. S. Steel in 1977 as a programmer in the systems & communications department in Pittsburgh. During the next 17 years, he advanced through increasingly responsible positions in information technology, accounting, and invoicing and accounts receivable at the company's former Homestead Works and Duquesne Works as well as its business services facility and Mon Valley Works near Pittsburgh.
From 1994 to 2007, Gagliano progressed through management roles in the marketing, customer service and sales organizations for tin mill products. In 2007, he was named director-facility marketing & business planning, and in 2009 he advanced to his most recent post, director-supply chain management in the company's Enterprise Resource Planning group.
A native of Bessemer, Pa., Gagliano earned a bachelor's degree in applied mathematics and physics from Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pa., in 1977.
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SOURCE United States Steel Corporation