Quentin R. Skrabec, Jr., PhD, has published over fifty articles on history, industrial history and business, and five books on business, industry and management. His next book with Algora Publishing, William McKinley, The Apostle of Protectionism is scheduled for release in November 2007.
Holding a PhD in Manufacturing Management from the University of Toledo, he has taught as an adjunct professor at Toledo, the University of Akron, University of Pittsburgh, and Robert Morris University.
In his management career, Dr. Skrabec has served as a manager and vice president at LSE/LTV Steel, Jessop Steel and National Steel. He led LSE/LTV to 33 Magazine's "Manufacturing Company of the Year" and to Tom Peters' "100 Best-Managed Companies" list. Dr. Skrabec was awarded the first USA Today/Rochester National Quality Cup.
An experienced writer and biographer, Skrabec is a Pittsburgher with a strong background in the local stories and legends.