Michael Olen from O'LYN Roofing
Hometown: Canton, MA
Michael has been in roofing and construction since 1972. He was formally trained as a cabinet maker and a finish carpenter at Blue Hills Regional Technical School. He is certified as a CertainTeed SELECT ShingleMaster, Master Shingle Applicator, GAF Master Elite Roofing Contractor, and Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor.
Michael created O’LYN Roofing in 1974, and from the very beginning, his reputation for quality work was and remains the company’s most valuable asset. O’LYN Roofing quickly earned the nickname “The Victorian Specialists” because of his attention to detail, old-world carpentry skills, and knowledge of and expertise with traditional and historic roofing materials and techniques. His most famous quote is “I love a challenge. The more challenging a project is, the more I enjoy my work.”.
Michael particularly enjoys selling, working with managers, and attending conferences to improve the company and the roofing industry.
When he’s not hard at work, Michael loves to spend time with his family, especially his grandkids. He also loves boating, lobstering and traveling, especially when he can do it with family and friends.