Gary Johnson named president of Crafco

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Crafco president, Gary Johnson. Photograph courtesy Crafco, Inc.

Crafco, Inc., announced Gary Johnson has been promoted to president of the company. Johnson joined Crafco as Vice President—Sealant Operations in 2019. He was responsible for the company’s sealant manufacturing operations nationwide: overseeing materials management, safety and regulatory compliance; product engineering and development; and facility and personnel management for all sealant production locations. Johnson was promoted to senior vice president and general manager of Crafco in April 2021.

After earning a bachelor of science in physical science from Penn State University, Johnson earned a master of business administration from Widener University in Chester, Pa. He holds several executive program certificates, including business and sales negotiations, as well as postgraduate work in advanced financial management and multivariate statistics.

Prior to joining Crafco, Johnson served as vice president and general manager of Stone Barn Floors, where he built a distribution company and brand from the ground up that continues to flourish to this day. Additional successes were earned during his tenure at Owens Corning, Sunoco R&M and Sunoco Chemicals. Johnson’s extensive experience growing businesses, managing people and P&L, and enhancing operations for name-brand companies within the oil, gas, chemicals and construction products industries make him especially well-suited to lead and support Crafco’s senior management, the company said.