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Corporate Portrait of Steve Denny

Vice president - Purchasing Operations

Steve Denny

Steve Denny is vice president of purchasing operations for Worthington Enterprises. He leads the development and execution of global procurement strategies for direct and indirect materials and services spend while helping ensure relationships with suppliers remain mutually beneficial based on quality and service. Denny maintains a focus on operational excellence in the areas of purchasing, transportation, price risk, supplier performance and strategic sourcing.

Denny began his career at Worthington in the purchasing department of a wholly owned subsidiary. Throughout his tenure of more than 34 years, Denny expanded his experience through various roles and responsibilities, including managing the integration of the Company’s purchasing, supply chain and transportation functions to help enhance performance and quality. He also led a strategic initiative to increase Company spending with diverse suppliers.

Denny holds a lifetime certification as Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) through the Institute of Supply Management (ISM). He resides in Columbus, Ohio, with his wife Kathy and enjoys spending time with his two daughters and their families.