Ivyland, PA (PRWEB) June 13, 2011
Drexel Metals Inc., a leading provider of standing seam metal roofing systems, is pleased to announce that former U.S. Attorney General, Alberto R. Gonzales has joined the Company’s Board of Directors.
“We are honored to have Al join the Drexel Metals’ Board of Directors. I have enjoyed working with Al while he served as a valuable consultant that helped Drexel Metals establish itself in Texas and better service the Hispanic community. With his significant contribution to Drexel Metals, it made sense to invite Al to join our board and we are very pleased he accepted our offer,” said Rob Waite, CEO of Drexel Metals.
As part of Mr. Gonzales’ role on the Board of Directors, he will continue to provide strategic advice on shaping the Drexel Metals Association of Regional Manufacturers (DM-ARM) to service the Hispanic community.
“I have had the pleasure of knowing Drexel Metals over the last few years and have continued to be impressed with the rapid growth of the DM-ARM program. I look forward to working with Rob and the rest of the board as Drexel Metals continues to build momentum in the market,” said Mr. Gonzales.
Currently Mr. Gonzales is a Visiting Professor at Texas Tech University, and he is the founder and president of Alberto R. Gonzales, P.C., a provider of consulting, arbitration, and mediation services. In public service, Mr. Gonzales served as the 80th Attorney General of the United States and also as the White House Counsel to President George W. Bush. Prior to serving in the White House, he served as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas, as Texas' 100th Secretary of State, and was the General Counsel to Governor George W. Bush. Before joining the Governor's staff, he was a partner with the law firm of Vinson & Elkins LLP in Houston, Texas.
About Drexel Metals
Drexel Metals Inc. is a leading provider of equipment, materials, engineering and warranties for the production of standing seam metal roofing systems. Drexel Metals enables its contractor and distributor customers to market a proven, branded and warranty-backed standing seam metal roof system. http://www.drexelmetals.com