FORT WORTH, TX —Steamatic Inc. recently announced that it has promoted Steve Willis, the company’s former executive vice president, to president of the global organization, according to a press release.

Willis will replace former president, Bill Sims, who will now assume the role of Chairman.

Willis, who has been with Steamatic since 2012, has more than 20 years’ experience in the cleaning and restoration industry, as well as the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) industry. He is a licensed HVAC mechanical contractor, a nationally recognized speaker, trainer and writer, and is ACAC’s Certified IAQ Manager, among other distinctions.

“I can’t think of a better and more capable person to take on the president’s position and responsibilities than Steve,” said Sims, who joined Steamatic in 1983 and bought it in 2006. “Steve’s commitment to our organization has helped us grow, and I know he will continue to do a great job.”

Steamatic offers cleaning and restoration services through more than 500 franchise territories in the U.S. and 25 other countries.