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  • 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...
  • Post date: May 02, 2013
    We met her when she graduated from Hamilton High School; congratulated her when she was awarded a UPM scholarship; worked with her while she interned at our office; admired her as she served at an Ecuadorian mission; applauded her when she performed...
  • Post date: April 18, 2013
    Cinderella's Closet provides formal wear to girls who could not otherwise afford to attend their prom. Through donations of new and gently used formal dresses and accessories, Cinderella’s Closet can "Turn Dresses Into Dreams" for juniors and...
  • Post date: March 27, 2013
    You may have heard the correlation between happy, inspired employees and increased profitability.   Successful companies who support this thinking aren’t settling for the usual sales/bonus motivation to reach their corporate objectives....
  • Post date: January 22, 2013
      When Jamie Binegar joined the Campus Choir at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, she had no idea how far it would take her.  The Christian-based choir leads music-driven worship experiences and travels extensively throughout North America,...
  • Post date: January 02, 2013
    United Performance Metals, a leading supplier of specialty stainless steel and high temperature alloys, has unveiled a mobile app for stainless steel sheet and coil buyers: UPM Toolbox.   The UPM Toolbox app allows steel buyers to calculate the...
  • Post date: January 02, 2013
    The one-minute video quickly demonstrates the company’s stainless steel sheet, stainless steel coil, and stainless steel plate processing expertise.  It also highlights the company’s on-line capabilities, globally located facilities and its ability...
  • Post date: December 05, 2012
    Congratulations to Trouble Brewing, 3v3 Live Soccer World Champions!  Our own Jeff Bruce is the head coach and trainer for this team of six outstanding 19 year-old soccer players who made it all the way.    Trouble Brewing, from Lawrenceburg,...
  • Post date: December 02, 2012
            Best wishes are extended to newlyweds Brandon and Julie Iler.  The couple were united in marriage on September 21 at beautiful Lake Lyndsay in Hamilton, Ohio.    Brandon and Julie are both graduates of Milford High School.  Brandon is a...
  • Post date: November 13, 2012
    Congratulations were extended to Ray Miranda for reaching a milestone 30 years of service with United Performance Metals.    Mr. Miranda began his career with the company in 1982. As United Performance Metals grew and changed, so did Mr. Miranda’s...
  • Post date: November 12, 2012
    What would it take to make a loyal New England Patriots fan attend every Cincinnati Bengals home football game?  What would it take for this Patriots fan to don orange and black at each game?  What would it take for this Patriots fan to spend a full...
  • Post date: October 24, 2012
    Two such as you with such a master speed cannot be parted nor be swept away from one another once you are agreed that life is only life forevermore together wing to wing and oar to oar.   - Robert Frost   Heart-felt congratulations are extended to...
  • Post date: September 25, 2012
    Irish Retirement BlessingMay you always have work for your hands to do. May your pockets hold always a coin or two. May the sun shine bright on your windowpane. May the rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be...

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