American Buildings Co. (ABC), a Eufaula, Ala.-based manufacturer of metal building systems for self-storage and other industries, has promoted Craig Olafson to general manager for the South Division. Olafson has worked for the company since 2006, most recently serving as the sales manager of the company’s Atlantic Division.
Olafson has more than 25 years of experience in metal-building industry, holding a bachelor’s degree in business administration and construction management from Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minn. He will be relocating from New York to the company headquarters in Eufaula.
“It’s an honor to be selected as a general manager,” Olafson said. “I’m excited to work with the talented ABC team in Eufaula and look forward to the opportunities and challenges this new position will bring.”
ABC has designed, manufactured and delivered metal buildings and roofing systems for more than 50 years. The company has engineering and manufacturing centers nationwide and a network of more than 900 authorized builders. ABC, a NUCOR company, produces industrial and commercial structures as well as tailored projects for a variety of industries including self-storage, automotive, retail and transportation.