He held this position until 1988. In 1988, Craig opened his own steel fabrication business named Progress Fabricating Company.
After 3 years of owning this business, Craig became the joint owner of Quality Iron Fabricators. He was a joint owner from 1992 to 2018.
His success in the steel business can be traced to several steel companies over the past three decades. Those companies in which he was an owner/partner were River City Erectors of Memphis, River City Erectors of Nashville, River City of Louisiana, Quality Iron of Louisiana, MIG Steel Fabrication in Lexington, TN, and American Davit in Nashville, TN.
Craig’ integrity and honesty have led him to become more involved in philanthropic endeavors such as the Mike Miller Foundation. He enjoys giving back to his community and to those less fortunate.
Two of his core values are to recognize and reward those who are on the front line doing the blue-collar labor in his companies. The reward to these employees is a percentage of the companies’ profits.
Craig and his wife Susan have two children and two grandchildren that he loves spending time with. In his spare time, is enjoys playing golf, fishing and is an avid duck hunter.