Kawneer Co. Inc., a Norcross, Ga.-based Alcoa aluminum products manufacturer, announced the appointment of Robert Huffman to U.S. southern region sales manager.

Robert Huffman
Robert Huffman

Huffman brings more than 20 years of experience in the glass and glazing industry. He began his career with Kawneer in 1993, first serving as an estimator and later as an architectural sales manager for territory sales. In 2001, Huffman transitioned to a project management role with ASI Limited and later moved to Midwest Glazing, where he became executive vice president. Prior to returning to Kawneer in February, Huffman served as general manager of curtainwall and skylights with Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® in Terrell, Texas.

Huffman holds a Bachelor of Science from Ball State University after double-majoring in political science and environmental design, urban planning. He also holds a master’s in business administration from the University of Iowa.

“A critical component to Kawneer’s industry leadership is the knowledge, talent and passion of our employees—Robert exemplifies this with his extensive and varied industry experience,” says Colin Brosmer, director of sales, Kawneer North America. “We know he will be able to deliver exceptional leadership and continued growth to the Southern region and Kawneer overall.”