LISLE, IL October 2017 – Leeco® Steel, one of the largest suppliers of steel plate in North America, has appointed Kevin Comiskey Regional Sales Manager: Central Division.   

Kevin Comiskey started his career at Leeco Steel as a sales representative in 2010. He has nearly ten years of steel industry experience and his background includes sales, logistics, and project management. He received his degree in communications and business from Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, and is a member of Association of Women in the Metals Industry and Metals Service Center Institute.

“Kevin has been an integral member of our team for several years,” said Denton Nordhues, President and CEO of Leeco Steel. “He knows the industry, he has the experience and he has the leadership skills necessary to serve as a regional sales manager. It’s a well-deserved promotion.”

Comiskey’s appointment was effective immediately and he will be based out of Leeco Steel’s corporate headquarters in Lisle, IL.


Leeco Steel, headquartered in Lisle, Illinois, maintains one of the nation’s largest inventories of carbon, HSLA and alloy steel plate coming from the premier mills worldwide.  Founded in 1882, Leeco Steel has ten locations in North America. Leeco Steel is an affiliate of the O’Neal Industries. For more information, visit


O’Neal Industries, Inc. ( is the U.S.A.’s largest family-owned group of metals service centers and is the parent company of Leeco Steel.  With sales of approximately $2.4 billion in 2016, O’Neal Industries is based in Birmingham, Alabama, and has more than 80 distribution and manufacturing facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.