Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) has named Martin Bracamonte vice president of operations. In his new post, Bracamonte will oversee operations for four U.S. plants operated by Vitro Glass in Carlisle, Pa.; Wichita Falls, Texas; Fresno, Calif.; and Salem, Ore. His primary responsibilities will include increasing operational efficiencies, production output, product quality and overall customer satisfaction.
Ricardo Maiz, president of Vitro Architectural Glass, says Bracamonte brings a wealth of leadership to his new post.
“Martin has experience across a wide range of disciplines in the glass industry, from innovation to sales, operations and executive management,” he says. “As a result, he understands the demands of our customers and end-users and offers an array of knowledge to help our organization meet and, ideally, surpass their expectations. We are pleased to add him to our team.”
Bracamonte joins Vitro Glass from IGE Glass Technologies, where he served as president and chief operating officer. During his 29-year career in the glass industry, he has held senior management and executive posts at several leading glass manufacturers.