February 25, 2005
AK Steel has been named as one of "America's Most Admired Companies" by Fortunemagazine. The listing appears in the March 7, 2005 edition of Fortune, a financial publication.
According to Fortune, ratings for the list result from a survey of 10,000 executives, directors, and securities analysts. The surveys rate eight criteria including innovation, employee talent, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment, and quality of products and services.