HAMILTON, Ontario, March 25 /CNW/ -- U. S. Steel Canada Inc., a
subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X), announced today that
Trevor Harris has been appointed manager -- government and public affairs.
Harris will oversee public affairs and manage the U. S. Steel Canada's
governmental affairs program at the federal, provincial and local levels.
"Trevor brings extensive government and public affairs experience to this
position as well as in-depth knowledge of local, provincial and federal
issues," said Douglas R. Matthews, president and general manager of U. S.
Steel Canada. "Under his leadership, we look forward to working with
government agencies and elected officials and positioning U. S. Steel Canada
as a leading voice at Queen's Park and on Parliament Hill. Trevor will also
help U. S. Steel Canada establish itself as an important partner in both the
Hamilton and Nanticoke communities."
Prior to joining U. S. Steel Canada, Harris was a partner in a public
affairs firm. His previous experience includes tenures as Deputy Director of
Research and Policy in the office of the Premier of Ontario and Leader of the
Ontario PC Party; Senior Policy Advisor to an Ontario cabinet minister; and
Chief of Staff to a federal Member of Parliament. Harris also spent time in
the public affairs branch of the Canadian Consulate in Buffalo, NY, and as an
account manager in the marketing industry.
Harris graduated from Brock University in 1998 with a bachelor's degree
in political science. He and his wife, Kimberly, and their son reside in St.
United States Steel Corporation is an integrated steel producer focused
on high value-added steel sheet and tubular products with complex chemistries
and attributes that are required by manufacturers in the automotive,
appliance, construction, container, and oil and gas industries. U. S. Steel
has major production operations in the United States, Canada and Central
Europe and has more than 49,000 employees worldwide, including approximately
3,500 in facilities in Hamilton and Nanticoke, Ontario.
For more information about U. S. Steel, visit http://www.ussteel.com.
For further information:
For further information: Trevor Harris of U. S. Steel Canada Inc.,
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