T. Morris Hackney, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hackney is the sole shareholder in The Hackney Group. Before establishing The Hackney Group, he was founder and chairman of the board of Citation Corporation. During his 25-year tenure as Citation’s leader, he built the company from a small single location to one of the nation’s largest networks of cast metal production foundries. Citation Corporation was ultimately traded on the NASDAQ before its sale in 1998. Since establishing The Hackney Group in 1989, Mr. Hackney has increased annual sales to approximately $200 million.
Morris Hackney is a native of Birmingham, and a graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy (Class of 1953).