Crystal Achievement Award Winners 2013
September 4, 2013
SPECIAL FEATURES | Design & Performance, Energy Efficiency, Materials & Components, Aesthetics & Style
Window & Door is pleased to announce its 2013 Crystal Achievement Award winners. Selected by a panel of judges representing all segments of the industry, the awards recognize significant innovations and achievements in window and door technology, manufacturing, and marketing.
“Once again, our Crystal Achievement Award winners reflect the tremendous level of ingenuity, creativity and dedication to innovation within the North American window and door industry,” says John Swanson, editor/associate publisher. “Manufacturers and suppliers continue to break new ground in giving homeowners products that offer more energy efficiency, last longer and provide enhanced functionality."
“As window and door sales regain momentum, this year's winners suggest some exciting new directions for our industry's products in the coming years,” adds Nicole Harris, Window & Door publisher. “Winners in our marketing categories are also impressive. Window and door companies are taking advantage of both print and online media options with increasing levels of sophistication."
Featured in our September issue, Crystal Achievement Awards are being presented to the following companies:
Most Innovative Window
Most Innovative Door
Most Innovative Component
Most Innovative Plant
Most Innovative Machine
SMI-LP-DM90-F Automatic Double Miter Saw with Inline Fabrication
Most Innovative Marketing Progam
"We're for the visionaries" Consumer Campaign
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. Inc.
Genius Ultra-Performance Window Launch
Deceuninck North America
Best Product Literature
Product Literature Overhaul
Best Industry Website
Links to past years' Crystal Achievement Award winners
Window & Door would also like to express its sincere appreciation to General Glass International for producing the award plaques for our winners, as well as C.R. Laurence Co. Inc. for providing mounting hardware.