Strategic Materials Appoints New President and Chief Executive Officer

HOUSTON, TX – March 2013 – Strategic Materials, a glass recycling company, has just announced the appointment of Denis Suggs as new President and CEO. Denis brings more than 20 years’ experience in leading complex global businesses with revenues ranging from $100M to over $1.6B. Before joining Strategic Materials, Denis was with Belden Corp., a producer and seller of a comprehensive portfolio of connectivity and networking products. At Belden, he most recently served as Executive Vice President and Group President. He previously held executive positions at Danaher Corp., Public Storage, and IBM Corporation.

Denis received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.