Abrams joined Benjamin Moore & Co. as director of Manufacturing following the company's 1995 acquisition of S.L. Gillman Paint, an Atlanta-based manufacturer of industrial coatings owned and operated by Abrams and his brothers. He was elected vice president-Operations in 1999 and was named executive vice president and chief operating officer in 2001.
The company also announced the appointment of Don Devine, senior vice president and chief financial officer, as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective March 1. Devine joined Benjamin Moore & Co. in 1998 as vice president and chief financial officer, and formerly was vice president-Finance and chief financial officer of the Dannon Co.