RoadSafe Traffic Systems Inc., a provider of traffic control and pavement marking services and a portfolio company of Trilantic North America and Investcorp, has named Kevin O’Meara as chief executive officer. Retiring CEO Dave Meirick will continue to serve on the board of directors.
O’Meara has led both private and public companies. Most recently, he was the CEO of DIRTT Environmental Solutions, a provider of modular interiors for non-residential projects. He also served as the CEO of Atrium Corp. and was a founder, president and COO of Builders FirstSource. Before that, he also served as an advisor to several private equity firms across a variety of manufacturing, distribution and business services companies.
“Not only is Kevin an outstanding business leader with a strong track record growing successful companies, he understands that RoadSafe’s culture of safety, integrity and customer satisfaction are integral to our business,” comments Meirick. “Kevin’s experience and background align perfectly with RoadSafe’s mission as the nation’s leader in comprehensive traffic safety services and products for all aspects of transportation and utility infrastructure, and he has extensive experience working with private equity-backed businesses.”