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Gibraltar Industries appoints two directors

Staff writer | Buffalo, N.Y., USA | August 7, 2015
Gibraltar IndustriesAugust 7, 2015, Buffalo, N.Y., USA - Gibraltar Industries, a manufacturer of products for residential and industrial markets, announced the appointment of Sharon M. Brady and James B. Nish as independent directors.
Ms. Brady is a Human Resources Executive with 36 years of leadership experience in the industrial manufacturing and retail sectors. From 2006 to 2014 she was Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Illinois Tool Works.

Prior to ITW, she progressed through a series of leadership roles for large cap companies in the manufacturing retail, and pharmaceutical industries.

Ms. Brady's is currently the executive director of Leading Women Executives, a leadership program to improve and sustain the advancement for women in the corporate world.

Mr. Nish brings 28 years of experience in investment banking serving clients across a variety of international industrial manufacturing markets. From 2008 to 2012, he led the Mid-Cap Corporate Investment Banking team at J.P. Morgan Chase.

Prior to that, he was head of the Industrial Manufacturing Group at Bear Stearns, where he worked for 22 years.

Mr. Nish's experiences centered on helping global industrial manufacturing companies accelerate their growth through mergers, acquisitions, and capital market transactions.

Mr. Nish, a Certified Public Accountant, is an adjunct professor at Baruch College and Pace University where he teaches both Undergraduate Business School and MBA program courses.