We have invited Mark Lewon to come speak about Utah’s Metal industry, including metal theft. This luncheon will be held, Thursday, June 7th at 11:30 am at the Copper room of the Utah State Capitol building.
Mark Lewon is among the 4th generation of his family to work in the scrap metal industry. In the
summers between high school years, and also college years, he worked for his family’s business, Utah
Metal Works, in Salt Lake City, learning to sort metal. After graduating from Northwestern University,
Mark went to work for LMC Corporation, as a non-ferrous metal buyer. LMC was bought by Sims while
Mark was working there. After 2 years, Mark headed home to Salt Lake to rejoin the family business.
He is the President of Utah Metal Works, which means he does some of everything, with operations
heading the list. Mark is national vice chairman of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, the trade
association of the recycling industry.