Leeco® Steel, one of the largest suppliers of steel plate in North America, announces the appointment of Owen Donaghey as Digital Commerce Manager, effective May 1, 2020.
This is a newly-created role that will lead new digital sales initiatives for the company and will report to Leeco Steel’s Executive Vice President, Jason Fredstrom.
“As Leeco Steel continues to develop its digital sales and marketing strategies, we felt a need for distinct leadership in what we feel is the next chapter for Leeco, as well as our industry,” said Mr. Fredstrom. “Given his deep understanding of our industry and business, Owen is perfect to spearhead this initiative.”
Mr. Donaghey joined Leeco Steel’s sales team in 2011 before joining Leeco's purchasing team in 2013 as Product Control Coordinator.
In his new role as Digital Commerce Manager, Mr. Donaghey will be responsible for leading the company’s implementation of a digital customer dashboard and e-commerce platform. He will also work closely with sales leadership to incorporate sales technology and digital customer tools into overall sales strategy.
“Owen has been tremendously successful in advancing and modernizing our sales operations,” said Denton Nordhues, President and CEO of Leeco Steel. “His drive and vision will help us advance and modernize in new ways in the years to come, and we look forward to supporting his efforts.”