Phil Hornak

Phil Hornak – Logistics, Site Selection, Acquisitions

Mr. Hornak joined Metal Strategies in 2017 after serving 20 years as Director Sales and Logistics – Steel Metals and Heavy Industry for the U.S. and Canadian operations of Canadian National (“CN”) N Rail the largest Canadian rail operator with more freight track miles in the U.S. than in Canada.  Mr. Hornak managed a staff of over 350 professionals in coordinating all North American freight contracts and rail traffic logistics for customers including top names in the steel, metals and heavy industry sectors such as U.S. Steel, ArcelorMittal, Nucor, Steel Dynamics, Alcoa (Acronic) and their customers in the automotive, appliance, energy, off-highway equipment and manufacturing sectors.

Prior to his key position at Canadian National Rail, Mr. Hornak served as Purchasing Director – Steel and Metals for Samuel & Sons – the largest steel and metals service center/distributor in Canada as well as one of the largest in the U.S.