Robert Cummings

North Canton, Ohio-based United Architectural Metals (UAM), a designer, manufacturer and fabricator of unitized curtainwall systems, has appointed Robert Cummings to the newly formed position of Chief Operating Officer (COO).

“I have known Bob a long time and I am thrilled to have him on the team,” says Tom Nesbitt, president and CEO of UAM. “Bob’s incredible industry background and overall skill set will serve the United family well as we continue to move the business forward.”

Cummings has had more than 38 years in the glass and glazing industry and previously held executive positions at Standard Bent Glass Corp., United Glass Corp., Hartung Glass Industries and Consolidated Glass Holdings Inc.

Cummings earned his bachelor’s degree from Westminster College and a master’s degree in business from Waynesburg College.