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  • Christopher Riffle
    Post date: July 10, 2014
    Please join us in welcoming our summer interns, Christopher Riffle, Natalie Miranda and Brad Leffler. Chris Riffle is an incoming junior at the University of Cincinnati studying marketing with a minor in electronic media.  He is assisting the...
  • Ashley Baker Graduate
    Post date: June 22, 2014
    It’s time to celebrate the success of another graduate!  This time, we’re taking our hat’s off for Ashley Baker, as she earned her Bachelor  of Science in Nursing from Bellarmine University in Louisville, KY.  Ashley is the...
  • Alyssa Davis
    Post date: June 17, 2014
    We’re celebrating the commencement of Alyssa Davis from Fairfield High School, Class of 2014.  Alyssa is the daughter of Sherri Davis, HR and Training Lead for United Performance Metals. Alyssa enjoyed many experiences throughout her years at...
  • Brad Seither
    Post date: June 04, 2014
    This past weekend, Badin High School’s senior class of 2014 held their graduation ceremony. This year there were 116 graduates, and among them was Brad Seither, son of Jody Seither, Marketing Coordinator for  United Performance Metals. Badin...
  • Natalie Miranda
    Post date: May 28, 2014
    It’s that time of year when we celebrate the accomplishments of our UPM family and their children as they celebrate the milestones in their lives.  One such person is Natalie Miranda, daughter of Ray Miranda, Nickel and Specialty Product...
  • UPM Logo
    Post date: May 20, 2014
    Take a one-minute tour of our facility and learn about the comprehensive inventory of stainless steel and high temperature alloys we stock in sheet, coil and plate as well as the valuable in-house processing capabilities we provide.  We offer a...
  • Quinton Hill
    Post date: May 15, 2014
    United Performance Metals, Hamilton, Ohio, was recently featured in Metal Center News for its involvement with the Skills to Work program, helping veterans and employers translate military skills to advanced manufacturing jobs.  UPM Employee,...
  • Artwork from the Inside Out Studio
    Post date: April 27, 2014
    This beautiful piece of art glass, created by an artist from the InsideOut Studio, was presented to United Performance Metals as part of their recognition for receiving the LIVE UNITED award from the Butler County United Way. The InsideOut Studio...
  • Surly Anvil
    Post date: March 24, 2014
    Think the only time you’ll see someone wearing medieval armour is at a renaissance festival?  We know one UPM customer who may change your mind. John Gruber creates custom armour forged from steel in his shop, The Surly Anvil, Key Largo, FL....
  • Liliana Vlk and Patrick Sharp
    Post date: February 09, 2014
    Vulcanium representative Liliana Vlk is a die-hard Chicago Blackhawks fan.  She’s been following the team for years, and became a Chicago Blackhawks Fan Ambassador last spring.  As a Fan Ambassador, she is active on Twitter for every...
  • Erika Grathwohl
    Post date: January 16, 2014
    We’re celebrating the college graduation of Erika Leigh Grathwohl form the University of Alabama!  Erika received a Bachelor of Education with Honors from the university in December.  Erika is the daughter of Shannon Grathwohl, Account...
  • Maintain Don't Gain
    Post date: January 02, 2014
    The holiday season provided plenty of opportunities for celebrating.  That usually meant spending time with family and friends, and it typically involved lots and lots of food!  At times like these, it could be hard to resist tasting a...
  • UPM Sales
    Post date: December 03, 2013
    These are exciting times for United Performance Metals.  Members from Vulcanium, Plus Ten Stainless, and UPM’s CHRG Metals Division came together for their first joint sales conference in November.  Dig Deeper The theme of the meting...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness
    Post date: October 24, 2013
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. The staff at United Performance Metals spent some time supporting the efforts of the National Breast Cancer Foundation by going Pink for a...
  • TriHealth Exercise Challenge Winner
    Post date: October 16, 2013
    This fall, staff memebers from United Performance Metals and our specialty division, Vulcanium participated in a six week challenge to improve their health and wellness by increasing physical activity.   During each of the six weeks, both...
  • Hoxworth Blood Drive
    Post date: August 19, 2013
    Hoxworth Blood Center stationed a mobile donor unit at UPM’s Hamilton, OH facility last week.  Twenty-five employees participated in a blood drive organized by the company’s United Involved committee.  United Involved United Involved is an...
  • Ty Liesch
    Post date: August 01, 2013
    Today’s spotlight shines on Tyler Liesch, son of UPM’s Chief Financial Officer, Jeffrey Liesch.  Tyler enjoyed a well-rounded experience during his four years at Kings High School.  Most notably, he graduated summa cum laude and with a GPA...
  • UPM scholarship recipients
    Post date: July 24, 2013
    United Performance Metals Awardeds  Scholarships to three talented individuals.  Alyssa Carvalho, Tyler Liesch, and Morgan Romans each received scholarships as part of UPM’s commitment to continued education and higher learning. ...
  • Madi Kennard
    Post date: July 14, 2013
    We’re sharing a bit of insight on our most recent graduate, Madi Kennard.   Pictured here with her  family, you can practically feel the pride glowing from their smiling faces - especially from her father, UPM’s President, Tom Kennard...
  • Post date: June 25, 2013
    Amid the never-ending pursuit of remaining in the forefront of customer’s buying needs, today’s manufacturers are on a constant search for savings.  While most suppliers quickly turn to material costs as a primary means of lowering their price...
  • Post date: June 16, 2013
    UPM’s controller, Pumma Carvalho had two seniors in her household we would like to feature.  First, we celebrate the high school graduation of her youngest daughter.  Alyssa Carvalho recently graduated from William Mason High School where...
  • Post date: June 13, 2013
    We’re celebrating the commencement of Morgan Romans as she graduates from South Ripley High School in Versailles, Indiana.  Morgan is the daughter of Brian Romans, Supply Chain Manager for United Performance Metals.   Morgan managed her time at...
  • Post date: June 06, 2013
      Congratulations Katy Markle on your upcoming commencement from the University of Cincinnati Clermont College!   Katy is a Multi-Skilled Health Technician major and will earn her Associates Degree in Technical Studies with a focus on Medical...
  • Post date: May 14, 2013
    Friends, family and staff from United Performance Metals joined volunteers from Christ’s Church at Mason and Crossroads Mason over the weekend of May 11th for a service program called Build the Walls.  Teams of volunteers worked together to...
  • Post date: May 05, 2013
    We congratulate Shannon Miranda on her recent graduation.  Shannon graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism and with a specialization in Marketing & Sociology...

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