O'Neal Steel Announces New Regional General Managers 2.0

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BIRMINGHAM, AL, June 3, 2024 – O’Neal Steel announced today the promotion of three key team members to Regional General Managers, reflecting the company’s commitment to recognizing and advancing internal talent.

“These promotions mark an exciting time for O’Neal Steel as we continue to expand and strengthen our business,” said Clay Hosmer, Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “Each of these individuals has demonstrated exceptional leadership and a deep commitment to our company’s values. Their new roles will be pivotal in driving our growth and ensuring we continue delivering excellent service to our customers.

Geoffrey Butts, Regional General Manager, Coastal Region

Butts has been with O’Neal Steel for 10 years, serving as a Product Manager and most recently as Director of Supply Chain. His extensive experience and dedication make him an ideal leader for the Coastal Region.

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Geoffrey Butts, O’Neal Steel Regional General Manager – Coastal Region

Matt Graffeo, Regional General Manager, Mid-Atlantic Region

Graffeo brings 9 years of experience in product development, processing sales, and sales management. His diverse background and strategic vision will be invaluable in overseeing the Mid-Atlantic Region.

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Matt Graffeo, O’Neal Steel Regional General Manager – Mid-Atlantic Region

BriAnna Slough, Regional General Manager, Western Region

Slough has been with the company for 7 years and has a strong background in strategic account management and sales management. Her strong leadership skills and industry knowledge will drive success in the Western Region.

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BriAnna Slough, Regional General Manager – Western Region

Geoffrey, Matt, and BriAnna bring a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success to their new roles. Their leadership will be crucial in guiding their regions through the next phase of growth, particularly as O’Neal Steel expands into new markets and continues to enhance its service offerings. Their expertise will help us meet the evolving needs of our customers and maintain our competitive edge in the industry.


About O’Neal Steel

O’Neal Steel, an O’Neal Industries affiliate company, supplies a wide range of carbon and alloy steel, stainless steel, and aluminum products for companies nationwide. Founded in 1921 and headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, O’Neal Steel has eighteen strategically located distribution centers throughout the country that offer inventory and value-added processing capabilities tailored to market needs, all while providing high levels of customer service. O’Neal Steel’s industry-leading online platform, PRONTO®, provides continuous access to inventory, pricing, ordering, and account management. For more information, visit onealsteel.com.

About O’Neal Industries

O’Neal Industries (ONI), is the nation’s largest family-owned network of metals service centers and component and tube manufacturing businesses. Composed of nine leading brands and generating sales of $3.6 billion in 2023, ONI is based in Birmingham, Alabama, and has more than 80 specialized facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, visit onealind.com.  


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