U.S. Steel Corp. names new vice president-human resources

Mario Longhi, U.S. Steel’s president and CEO, said on Wednesday that Nancy Sykes has been named vice president-human resources, joining the executive management team with added oversight of medical and health services. "I am pleased to welcome Nancy to U.S. Steel, where her broad expertise of global human resources management will add immediate value to the organization," Longhi said. Read More »

Pennsylvania Municipal League open to ideas from state on pension reform

The Pennsylvania Municipal League (PML) said on Friday that it agrees with Gov. Tom Wolf and other officials that something must be done about the impending statewide crisis in municipal pensions. Expressing approval with actions initiated by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale and the governor’s newly formed task force, the league supports the steps taken to raise awareness and work toward a solution. Read More »

Household giftware firm Lenox Corp. acquires Reed & Barton

Tableware and household giftware company Lenox Corp. has acquired Reed & Barton, both expanding its merchandise line and positioning itself to continue growing both brands, the company said on Thursday. Under the Lenox umbrella, Reed & Barton will continue to design and market a broad array of giftware, including picture frames, children's gifts, crystal and metal wares, Christmas ornaments and hardwood chests. Read More »