For over a century, Atlas Bolt & Screw has been offering a broad line of fasteners. Atlas Fasteners is the industry leader in metal and wood fasteners, closures, venting, sealing, flashing and exterior building performance solutions. Atlas offers the widest selection of fasteners for metal to metal and metal to wood applications.
Customers appreciate our proven track record of quality and
reliability. Quality is measured from the purchase of our raw material to the installation of the product by dealers and the erectors of structures.
A member of the Marmon Group, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, Atlas is one of the oldest operating companies and an acknowledged leader in the construction fastener industry.
Atlas is unique in the industry in four key areas:
Don Bratcher President
Dons professional career started with Butler Mfg. Company in 1985 while attending UMKC. He started with Butler as an Engineering Technician responsible for part and production installation drawings for all multi-story buildings. After graduating from UMKC he accepted a position in Visalia, CA. During his 28 years with Butler, he has had various roles from those early days through District Manager, Sales Manager and finally General Manager of the Western US.
After leaving Butler, he spent two years working as Director for Alabama for Rural Metro Ambulance. Finally, in 2015, he joined Atlas Bolt & Screw as Business Unit Manager for the Wood Segment. He came to us with a desire to help define our industry with leadership, innovation and a willingness to foster new ideas. His motivation and energy landed him the position of President of Atlas on June 6th, 2017.
Don enjoys traveling with his wife and 3 children, biking and coaching youth sports.
Curby Slone Director of Operations and Finance
Curby is a native of Ohio and grew up within 30 miles of Atlas’ Ashland facility. Curby remained in Ohio during his college years, graduating from The Ohio State University with a BA in Accounting.
His professional career started with another Chicago based company, RR Donnelley and Son. RR Donnelly was at the time, North America’s largest commercial printer, responsible for everything from direct mail to college textbooks. Curby served numerous roles within the company from machine operator, customer service, eventually landing in finance. Curby draws on this, and other notable experiences within potato chip manufacturing as well as healthcare, to bring a unique perspective to Atlas’ service model.
At Atlas, Curby has continued to grow starting in early 2012 as a Sr. Accountant, Curby’s work ethic and curiosity have propelled him into the Controller’s role and his current position as Director of Operations.
Curby currently resides in Ashland Ohio, with his wife and 3 children. He enjoys time with family and friends, coaching youth sports and following the Ohio State Buckeyes.
Angie Cragel H.R. Manager
Angie started at Atlas in 1994 as a night time billing clerk. Throughout her 26 years with the company, she has served various roles including Inside Sales Representative, Inside Sales Manager, Branch Manager and now standing Human Resource Manager with involved operations in Houston and Salem distribution centers.
Angie received her Bachelor's in Business Administration from Ashland University, and also has a diploma in Accounting from the Bradford School.