CLEVELAND: Aleris has hired Shannon Bennett as VP of communications.
Bennett will oversee internal and external global communications strategy, as well as brand and reputation management for the aluminum company.
Bennett was previously VP of corporate communications and public affairs at grocery retailer Supervalu, where she led communications strategy, community affairs, and CSR. She also served as director of communications and national media manager at Albertsons before it was acquired by Supervalu in 2006. Prior to that, she led public relations at the Massachusetts State Lottery.