American OEM

Headquartered in Burns, Tennessee, American OEM is dedicated to producing beautiful, enduring hardwood flooring for private label programs.

Founded by Don Finkell to deliver a high quality, domestically produced alternative to imported OEM products, American OEM’s socially responsible business model uses a Prison Improvement Enterprise program to provide rehabilitative work opportunities for offenders during the entire manufacturing process. With additional operations and offices in Indiana and Paraguay, American OEM serves hardwood flooring distributors and national accounts across the United States.


Corporate Headquarters

Burns, Tennessee


Only, Tennessee
Montezuma, Indiana

Corporate memberships & affiliations

  • Association of Hardwood Flooring Manufacturers
  • Hardwood Federation
  • Hardwood Plywood and Veneer Association 
  • National Wood Flooring Association