Leadership & Board of Directors

Corporate Portrait of Bill Wertz

Vice president of transformation & Chief Information Officer

Bill Wertz


Worthington Steel Company

Bill Wertz is vice president of transformation & chief information officer for Worthington Steel with more than 20 years of experience in sales and operations management. 

Prior to this position, Wertz served as vice president of Transformation for Worthington Industries. He began his tenure with Worthington Industries in 1997 as an inside sales representative in Steel Processing and has served as territory manager in multiple territories in the United States.

In February 2009, he was promoted to supply chain manager of the Worthington Steel Delta, Ohio, facility where he was responsible for overseeing the facility’s inventory and sales and operations plan. In July 2012, he was named regional sales manager for Worthington Steel. In 2014, he was named director of commercial transformation for Worthington Steel and in 2016 was promoted to director of supply chain for Worthington Steel which included managing the inside sales teams. In September 2018, he was promoted to director of corporate analytics, responsible for establishing the Corporate Advanced Analytics team at Worthington Industries.

Wertz earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from The Ohio State University and his MBA from The University of Toledo. He resides in Columbus, Ohio, with his wife, Beth, and three children.