M.I.C. PRESS ROOM
The Honorable Chuck Hagel
M.I.C. Industries, Inc.'s Board of Advisors
Reston, Virginia – April 9, 2009 – M.I.C. Industries, Inc., manufacturer of the patented Ultimate Building Machine®, is pleased to announce that The Honorable Chuck Hagel has joined M.I.C. Industries, Inc.’s Board of Advisors and the Chairman’s Inner Circle Advisory Board. Hagel will also serve as Special Advisor to the Chairman.
“It is my great pleasure to announce that Senator Hagel has joined M.I.C. Industries, Inc.’s, Board of Advisors,” says Michael S. Ansari, Founder, Chairman and CEO. “Senator Hagel’s experience and knowledge of global affairs will have a positive impact on M.I.C.’s global developmental programs.”
From 1997 to 2009, Senator Chuck Hagel served two terms in the United States Senate representing the state of Nebraska. Hagel was a senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations; Banking, Housing
and Urban Affairs; and Intelligence Committees. He chaired the Foreign Relations International Economic Policy, Export and Trade Promotion Subcommittee; and the Banking Committees’ International Trade and Finance; and Securities Subcommittees. Hagel also served as the Chairman of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China and the Senate Climate Change Observer Group.
He currently serves on the advisory boards of directors of many institutions including: America Abroad Media; Center for the Study of the Presidency; Council on Foreign Relations; Director Emeritus, the Eisenhower World Affairs Institute; the German Marshall Fund’s Trade and Poverty Forum; Global Zero Campaign; Harvard University Institute of Politics; Initiative for Global Development; International Republican Institute; Ploughshares Fund; and the U.S. Middle East Project. He is a Trustee of Bellevue University and Hastings College, and is co-chairman of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Corporate Council.
Prior to his election to the U.S. Senate, Hagel was president of McCarthy & Company, an investment banking firm in Omaha, Nebraska. In the mid-1980’s, Hagel co-founded VANGUARD Cellular Systems, Inc., a publicly traded corporation. He is a Vietnam combat veteran and former Deputy Administrator of the Veterans Administration.
About M.I.C. Industries, Inc.
M.I.C. Industries, Inc., is a privately-held corporation and is the inventor and sole global manufacturer of the unique, patented Ultimate Building Machine® (UBM®) - The Machine That Makes Buildings®. UBMs are microprocessor-controlled, state-of-the-art mobile steel building manufacturing systems that have been exported to over 65 countries. UBMs are easily transportable via land, sea or air anywhere in the world and enable the customer to own the technology to manufacture steel buildings at the actual construction site rapidly and economically. With over 27 years of experience, M.I.C.’s mobile factories allow customers to quickly manufacture strong, weather resistant steel buildings at a fraction of the cost of traditional building methods. M.I.C. Industries, Inc., is the registered trademark owner of the Ultimate Building Machine® (UBM®), Automatic Building Machine® (ABM®), K-Span®, Super-Span®, Super K-Span®, and other complementary products. For more information, visit www.micindustries.com.