Lynda Prigodich – Reed, CEO
With over 20 years of experience in Connecticut manufacturing, Lynda’s vision and leadership are instrumental in driving the strategic business development of Atlas Stamping and Manufacturing. Part of the Atlas ownership team since 1990, Lynda contributed while raising her family, and returned full time in 2007 as the Quality Assurance Manager. CEO, since 2012, Lynda has her sights set on the future, as she leads the Atlas culture of continuous improvement in building a world-class company, based on long-term customer relationships .
Ken Prigodich, President
As a second-generation owner of Atlas Stamping and Manufacturing, Ken brings 30 years of experience in business management, production, and quality to his role as President. He oversees the daily operations of the company while focusing on customer and supplier relationships. Ken is committed to Atlas’ mission to build strong partnerships with our customers that provide high quality, affordable, precision metal stamping solutions to the civilian and military aerospace markets, and other commercial industries.
Carlos Gonzalez, Engineer and Operations Manager
A thirty-year veteran of the Connecticut Aerospace industry, Carlos manages the production, engineering, and tooling capabilities of Atlas Stamping and Manufacturing. He has extensive experience in managing projects from initial prototype to high volume production. Carlos leads the production team – from engineering, to tooling design, through production – to ensure the reliability, quality, and on-time delivery that Atlas’ customers demand.
Michael Hopkins, Quality Assurance / Continuous Improvement Manager
US Army Veteran, Michael is a key member of the Atlas leadership team, steering the company’s Continuous Improvement initiatives and compliance with AS9100 C and ISO 9001: 2008 quality standards. Incorporating LEAN Manufacturing practices and 5S processes across the organization, Michael works to ensure Atlas’ competitiveness in the global marketplace. With a quality and continuous improvement focus at the heart of our operations, Michael ensures that Atlas delivers on our commitment to meet our customers’ most complex and challenging requirements.