David D'Addario presented honorary Doctor of Humane Letters
The University of Bridgeport presented the 2020 honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree to David F. D’Addario, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of New Day Aluminum Holdings LLC.
David F. D’Addario is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of New Day Aluminum Holdings LLC and its subsidiaries, Noranda Alumina, Noranda Bauxite, NICHE Fused Alumina and NICHE Fused Magnesia. Mr. D’Addario has 35+ years of experience leading industrial businesses.
Prior to New Day, David was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wise Metals Group LLC, the world’s third largest producer of aluminum can stock for the beverage and food industries, and its subsidiary, Wise Alloys LLC.
Mr. D'Addario also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of D'Addario Industries, which owns and operates businesses in road construction, petroleum, cell towers, billboards, and waste treatment, among others.
Mr. D’Addario has also held senior positions in various national and international recycling businesses including Neroc, Inc., the predecessor of Tomra of North America, Inc., and Wise Recycling.
Mr. D'Addario holds a B.A. degree from Yale University (1984). He serves as Non-executive Director at Envipco Holding NV and is a dedicated community leader, serving on a variety of institutional and nonprofit boards.