Neil Sherman is the owner of Industrial Metal Supply (IMS), located in six locations throughout Arizona and Southern California. IMS is a 70 year old family run metal distribution company with a combined warehouse space of over a half million sq. ft. and over 450 employees. IMS has retail stores within each warehouse location where they wholesale, distribute, import and export metals of all kinds to the entertainment, automotive, aerospace, construction, marine, defense, welding, and manufacturing industries.
Neil just developed a 30 acre, 220 hangar space parcel of land at the Van Nuys Airport called the Park at Van Nuys, which caters exclusively to propeller aircraft.
Neil grew up locally in Burbank and attended Notre Dame High School, Valley College and then went on to USC and Harvard University to get his degrees. He is currently on the Advisory Boards of the USC Roski School of Art, Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra, Children’s Cancer Network in Phoenix, Woodbury University School of Business, and the Metal Service enter Institute. He is past president of the National Association of Aluminum Distributors the Metal Service Center Institute, Juvenile Diabetes Association and co-founder of the California Winter Special Olympics.