Hazlett's corporate career was preceded by his 10-year service with the U.S. Army as a Field Artillery officer. Hazlett is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management. He has an MBA from Long Island University and a Master of Education degree from Auburn University. He also completed the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business Executive Management Program.
Ken Sparks joined Accuride Corporation in 2009 and subsequently led its Imperial, Gunite, and Brillion business units, as well as the former Bostrom business unit, implementing operational improvements at each. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Gunite and Imperial. In 2011, he was Vice President and General Manager of Gunite and Brillion, and in 2010 was Vice President and General Manager of Structural Products, which then included the Imperial and Bostrom units.
Accuride Corporation’s Gunite business unit, located in Rockford, Ill., is a leading producer of wheel-end components for North American commercial vehicle OEMs and the aftermarket. Its products include brake drums, disc wheel hubs, spoke wheels, rotors, and automatic slack adjusters. Gunite is consolidating all North American production into the Rockford site, which it expects to complete by the first quarter of 2013.About Accuride Corporation With headquarters in Evansville, Ind., Accuride Corporation is a leading supplier of components to the commercial vehicle industry. The company’s products include commercial vehicle wheels, wheel-end components and assemblies, truck body and chassis parts, and other commercial vehicle components. The company’s products are marketed under its brand names, which include Accuride ®, Gunite ®, Imperial TM and Brillion TM. Accuride’s common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ACW. For more information, visit the Company’s website at http://www.accuridecorp.com. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50388456&lang=en
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