Designed Alloys

Contacts - Designed Alloys Leadership

Designed Alloys: Mike Schroeder



Mike Schroeder



Phone: 630-417-0967 (Mobile)

Mike joined Designed Alloy’s sister company, Alloy Rod Products in 2000 and was recently promoted to President of Designed Alloys. He is the proud father of 5 children. Mike enjoys his children’s team sports as well as outdoor activities, including bicycling, camping and hiking.

Designed Alloys: Moises Angel, Jr.



Moises Angel, Jr.

V.P. of Finance


Phone: 630-801-5906 (Office)

Moises joined Designed Alloys early in 2012.  He previously held similar positions at Pepsi Beverages and Central Die Casting.  Moises has a BS in Accounting from Robert Morris College.  He and his wife have 3 children.  In his spare time, Moises enjoys soccer and family activities.



Contacts - Certified Alloys Division

Designed Alloys: Jim Costello



Jim Costello

Sales - Certified Alloys


Phone: 423-421-7361 (Mobile)

Jim has been in the metals industry for 35 years and joined Designed Alloys in 2001. He has been married for 42 years and in his spare time, he likes to golf.

Designed Alloys: Ron Williams



Ron Williams

Sales - Certified Alloys


Phone: 423-402-5801 (Mobile)

Ron has 17 years experience in the metals industry including several years with Designed Alloys up until 2007.  The company welcomed him back in 2012.  Ron and his wife have three children that range in ages from 4 to 18. Ron is a huge fan of college football.  In his spare time, he also enjoys golfing, fishing and hunting.

Designed Alloys: Nathan Weibye



Nathan Weibye

Sales / Metallurgist


Phone: 630-947-4211 (Mobile)

Nathan has 15 years experience in the metals industry including a couple of years with Designed Alloys up until 2005. The company welcomed him back in 2012. Nathan has a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Wisconsin.  He and his wife have three young daughters. In his spare time, Nathan enjoys softball, golf and coaching high school football.

Designed Alloys: Rod Guyton



Rod Guyton

West Coast Manager


Phone: 310-995-8084 (Mobile)

Rod Guyton has 30 years of experience in the metals industry and joined Designed Alloys in 2013.  He has a Bachelor’s degree from California State University in Dominguez Hills.  Rod and his wife have four children.  In his spare time, he enjoys hunting and stays active by playing in basketball and softball leagues.



Contacts - Scrap Division and Raw Materials Division


Designed Alloys: Rich Thomas



Rich Thomas

Director of Operations/Sales | Derry, PA


Phone: 724-694-3004 (Office)

Rich is a veteran in the industry and joined Designed Alloys in 2000. He and his wife enjoyed raising their 2 daughters and a son. Now, Rich likes to spend his free time hunting, fishing, golfing, bowling and playing softball. He can also be found belting out a tune on center stage at Karaoke Night.

Designed Alloys: Chris Newhouse



Chris Newhouse

Director of Scrap Operations|Chattanooga


Phone: 423-752-7360 Ext. 107 (Office)

Chris joined Designed Alloys in Aurora, IL in 2006 and relocated to Chattanooga, TN in 2009 to take on new responsibilities in the company’s expanding division. He attended college and is a proud veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Chris remains an avid Chicago Bears and Cubs fan, and he also enjoys fishing, golf, travel and special times with his girlfriend.

Designed Alloys: Tim McCarthy



Tim McCarthy

Purchasing (Raw Materials)


Phone: 815-562-8200 (Office)

Tim came to us from the Automotive Machinery industry in 2007. He is the father of 2 daughters and enjoys attending their activities and hobbies. He also enjoys the outdoors with family and friends, especially when it involves traveling to new places, camping, canoeing and fishing. Tim is proud veteran of the US Army, is active in the community volunteering for local organizations and has also been coaching youth club wrestling for almost 20 years.



Designed Alloys - Metallurgist Tech Support

Designed Alloys offices, 601W New York Street, Aurora, IL

Customers are invited to send technical inquiries to our Metallurgists, who have unique and diverse areas of specialties.


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