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Butler Manufacturing Names North America Roof Division Manager

Rodger Russ has rejoined Butler Manufacturing as the North American Sales Manager for the Butler Manufacturing Roof Division, based in Kansas City, MO.

Russ has nearly 30 years of diverse experience since starting in the sheet metal trade before working earlier for Butler Manufacturing and in training and management for other major roofing systems manufacturers. He also led the startup of a roof division within a large general contracting company in Alabama.

In his new role with Butler, he will focus on applying new solutions for the retrofit segment of the metal roofing market and on revitalizing the ever expanding opportunities for the acclaimed MR-24 standing seam metal roof system that revolutionized the engineering for standing seam metal roofing. The Butler Roof Division markets through 1200 Butler Builders. Many are full service design/build contractors or have established relationships with independent specifiers.