William J. Bernard, Jr. Named a Fellow of ASM International
William J. Bernard, Jr., President and CEO of Surface Combustion, Inc. (Maumee, Ohio) was named a Fellow of ASM International for innovation and advances in furnace technologies. He was also recognized for his leadership in support of education for the heat treating industry. The award was established to recognize members for their distinguished contributions to materials science and engineering and to develop a broadly based forum of technical and professional leaders to serve as advisors to the Society. The award was presented at the ASM Awards Dinner on Tuesday, October 18, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio.