Leadership and

Board of Directors

Joseph B. Hayek

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Worthington Industries, Inc.

Joseph B. Hayek was named vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of Worthington Industries in November of 2018. 

Hayek joined Worthington in April 2014, as vice president of mergers & acquisitions and corporate development.  In April 2017, he was named general manager of the Company’s oil and gas equipment business.
Prior to joining Worthington, Hayek was the president of Sarcom, a $600 million IT solutions provider and the largest subsidiary of PCM, Inc. He also served as PCM’s executive vice president of corporate development and investor relations from 2008 to 2012.  Prior to PCM, Hayek spent 10 years in investment banking with Raymond James and Wachovia.    

Hayek serves on the board of trustees of the Community Shelter Board and the board of advisors of the Fishel Company.  He earned his bachelor’s degree from Miami University and MBA from Duke University, where he was named a Rollins Scholar.  He resides in Columbus with his wife and three children.

About Worthington Industries
Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) is a leading industrial manufacturing company delivering innovative solutions to customers that span many industries including transportation, construction, industrial, agriculture, retail and energy. Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor and producer of laser welded products; and a leading global supplier of pressure cylinders and accessories for applications such as fuel storage, water systems, outdoor living, tools and celebrations. The Company’s brands, primarily sold in retail stores, include Coleman®, Bernzomatic®, Balloon Time®, Mag Torch®, Well-X-Trol®, General®, Garden-Weasel®, Pactool International® and Hawkeye™. Worthington’s WAVE joint venture with Armstrong is the North American leader in innovative ceiling solutions.

Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington operates 53 facilities in 15 states and seven countries, sells into over 90 countries and employs approximately 8,000 people. Founded in 1955, the Company follows a people-first philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Relentlessly finding new ways to drive progress and practicing a shared commitment to transformation, Worthington makes better solutions possible for customers, employees, shareholders and communities.