Franklin Homes Announces New General Manager

Russellville, Ala. (March 16, 2016) Franklin Homes is pleased to announce that Joel S. Logan II has joined the company as General Manager and assumed his new responsibilities March 14, 2016.

Brian Waldrop, CEO of Franklin Homes, stated, "We are pleased to welcome Joel to Franklin Homes and trust he will be a tremendous asset to our management team."

Logan brings more than 20 years of management experience in the manufactured home industry to Franklin Homes, having previously founded and operated two successful manufactured home companies. He led the founding group of Pinnacle Homes of Alabama in 1996 and served as President and General Manager of the company. When Pinnacle was purchased by Patriot Homes in 1998, Logan continued as General Manager of the Pinnacle division until 2003.

As a founder of Deer Valley Homes, Mr. Logan served as President and Director of the company, and he also served as Chief Operating Officer and Director of Deer Valley Corporation.

Logan commented, "I am eager to begin working at Franklin Homes, one of the acknowledged builders of quality manufactured homes in the country. Good things are happening with manufactured housing and I intend for Franklin Homes to be a leader in the industry."

Mr. Logan is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a degree in Business Administration. He resides in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, with his wife Lori and two children.