Atlas Welding Supply Co., a distributor of gasses and welding supplies, has announced changes in its top leadership.
Current President and CEO Bill Visintainer will continue to serve the company as CEO and as a board member of Meritus Gas Partners. Chief Financial Officer James Cain will assume the role of president and chief operating officer, effective immediately.
“For the past 15 years, I’ve worked closely with James and our very talented Atlas team,” Visintainer said. “I couldn’t be more proud of what we’ve accomplished to date and look forward to the continued growth and success under James’ leadership.”
By reshaping the roles of the executive team, Atlas hopes to foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and adaptability, enabling the company to deliver even greater value to its customers.
“I am humbled and honored to carry the torch of success that has lit our path at Atlas for more than 75 years,” said Cain. “Our success is a testament to our dedicated and talented employees who work tirelessly to meet our customers’ varied needs.”
Atlas Welding Supply is a distributor of industrial, specialty and medical gasses, as well as cutting and welding supplies. It has locations in Birmingham and Tuscaloosa. Meritus Gas Partners is a portfolio company of AEA Investors Small Business Private Equity and specializes in supporting independent distributors of industrial, medical and specialty gasses.