Lincoln Electric Canada Promotes Christopher Brodnick to General Manager, Automation Group

Toronto – The Lincoln Electric Company of Canada has promoted Christopher J. Brodnick to the position of general manager of Automation Solutions Group Canada. In his new role, Brodnick will oversee operations, marketing and business development for the division. He will report to J.G. Doria, president and CEO of Lincoln Electric Canada.

Christopher J. Brodnick has been with Lincoln Electric for 12 years. Starting as an engineering co-op, he has held engineering and project management positions, most recently as manager of production and robotic integration for the Automation Division in Cleveland.

Prior to joining Lincoln, Brodnick served in the United States Navy Nuclear Submarine Fleet. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Cleveland State University.

The Lincoln Electric Company, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc welding systems, fume extraction equipment and plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment. The company holds a leading global position in the brazing and soldering alloys market. For more information, visit