The Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) promoted Vic Wilson to director of marketing & gas program. Wilson will be responsible for overall marketing initiatives and will also lead the gas program. He is a 29-year industry veteran who worked for Liquid Carbonic/Praxair early in his career and then later was a part owner of a member of the co-op. Additionally, Lance Flanagan joined IWDC as regional sales manager. Flanagan will be responsible for promoting IWDC’s value proposition to membership as well as driving profitable growth of vendor partner brands and the Weldmark brand.