Butch joined CIP in October of 2017 when his fireproofing company, Solitude Corp., was purchased by CIP. Previously, Butch was the owner of Phoenix Fireproofing, which later became Solitude Corp. He has been involved in the fireproofing industry for over 30 years. As an owner / operator Butch has performed all types of fireproofing from cementitious to fiber and from intumescent to industrial. He has received training from Isolatek, WR Grace and Carboline in their materials and applications. Types of jobs completed include stadiums, hotels and high-rise complexes on an international basis. Currently, Butch’s duties include; fireproofing estimating and project management.