Mark Bula is the HSS Director of the Steel Tube Institute. Mr. Bula joined the Institute in July 2011 to head the HSS Committee’s activities, including a major new program for Producer Certification, a CES Education Credit Program and long-term strategic and marketing initiatives to grow the market share of HSS.
Before joining STINA, Mr. Bula served as Chief Commercial Officer for Steel Development Company, a primary steel producer of carbon rebar. Prior to that he was the Managing Director of Root Learning, a strategic consulting firm and was the founder and managing partner of Marketing Minds, LLC, a strategic marketing firm. He also held management, sales and marketing positions with National Steel, Nucor and SeverCorr Corporation.
Mr. Bula earned an MBA Degree at the University of Toledo and a BS Degree in Business Administration from Robert Morris University.
He has been an active volunteer in his community, coaching Junior Olympic volleyball, serving on the Board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters and doing volunteer work for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Mark, his wife and two children live in Memphis, TN.