Moira Vetter, Contributor Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Craig Bouchard, Chairman and CEO of Braidy Industries, is on a mission to make the lightest, strongest and most eco-friendly aluminum alloys in the world—at half the cost of competitors. Bouchard saw the signs of a market swell several years ago when the auto […]
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By MARK MAYNARD, Kentucky Today ASHLAND, Ky. (KT) – House Democratic Floor Leader Rocky Adkins said even when northeastern Kentucky was experiencing frustrating economic years, lawmakers on both the state and local levels never stopped laying groundwork for the future. EastPark Industrial Park was built near Interstate 64 along with a $50 million community technical […]
Braidy Industries $1.3 billion Aluminum plant will Bring 600+ Jobs to Region Portsmouth Metro Magazine, by Carrie Stambaugh The excitement in the room was palpable during the cocktail hour of the Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Annual Dinner held at Shawnee State University July 25. Craig T. Bouchard, Chairman and CEO of newly formed Braidy […]
Originally posted September 22, 2013 Craig Bouchard didn’t set out to write “a wonderfully endorsing” book about Caterpillar Inc. The co-author (with James Koch) of “The Caterpillar Way,” to be released next month, said the initial challenge was to chronicle the best managed company in the United States. “We devised a checklist of characteristics and […]
American Metal Market Originally published August, 2013 Play Hard, Fight Hard, Win The competitiveness comes naturally. Bouchard was raised in a household which embraced and thrived on a ‘winner-take-all’ attitude and where the former Inland Steel put food on the table. No matter the weapon of choice—the nearest pillow, a blazing fastball, a crushing backhand […]
Chicago Booth Magazine (U of C) Originally published October, 2015 The entrepreneur reflects on tossing out an entire board of directors, the joy of making hard-working employees into millionaires, and the importance of bedtime stories for kids.
Redbird Magazine by Lauren Hutchcraft Former Redbird baseball player and successful businessman Craig Bouchard had a ground-breaking idea and Illinois State was where it all began. “Business is a lot like sports,” Bouchard, a letter winner on the redbird baseball team, said. “I don’t see business as a job, it is a game. If you […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO, IL (August 23, 2016) Serial entrepreneur Craig Bouchard today announces he will be resigning from the Board of Directors of Real Industry Inc. “I want to thank the management team and all employees who worked tirelessly to grow the company from $40 million of annual revenue to roughly $1.4 billion of […]
Seeking Alpha by Peter Kaye Summary A core part of my thesis hinged on a skilled capital allocator presiding over Real Industry. The resignation of Mr. Bouchard detracts from the attractiveness of RELY as an investment. I’m adjusting my target price from $13.92 to $10/share in light of the uncertainty surrounding this management change.
Acquisition strategy and a big swath of federal net operating tax-loss carryforwards, which could pay off for investors in Signature Group. Barron’s By David Englander Last week, this column highlighted the opportunity present in the shares of Covanta Holding, pointing out that the waste-to-energy company (ticker: CVA) has long benefited from its association with investor […]