Rick RichkowskiNorth Canton, Ohio-based United Architectural Metals (UAM), a designer, manufacturer and fabricator of unitized curtainwall systems, named Richard Richkowski its new vice president of operations.

“I am excited to have Rick on board with us,” says Tom Nesbitt, president and chief executive officer of UAM. “We took our time with this search to find the right person that has the qualities to oversee our operations and Rick surely met and exceeded all expectations.”

Richkowski, who brings years of experience in program management, continuous improvement and lean manufacturing, is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and has a master’s degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from The Ohio State University.