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  • St. Claire Window and Door Corporation promoted Andy Reilly to executive vice president. In his new role, he will be responsible for creating, communicating and implementing the organization’s vision, mission and overall direction according to its strategic plan. Reilly has 15 years of experience in the window manufacturing industry. Most recently, he served as director of sales and... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems’ New York sales administration manager, Janice Li, was one of several individuals to receive the Queens 2015 Top Women in Business Award at a gala reception on May 14 in Queens, N.Y. The Top Women in Business Award, championed by the Queens Courier weekly periodical, recognizes influential women leaders from the business, non-profit and government sectors... more »
  • Pleotint LLC announced a distribution partnership with Sun Valley Skylights + Windows + Doors. The agreement enables the Los Angeles-based company to offer self-tinting Suntutive glass with its full product line. “In today’s energy-conscious environment, driven by stringent Title 24 requirements, we’ve had to think outside the box to meet the rigorous performance criteria and... more »
  • Shipments of residential windows increased 13 percent in 2014, with more than 50 million units shipped across the country, according to The Window and Door Manufacturers Association’s recently released WDMA 2015 Window and Entry Door U.S. Market Study. This was a stronger rate than the 10 percent growth observed in 2013. Annual growth in 2014 was led by the Midwest, which saw an increase of... more »
  • Henry L. Upjohn II, CEO of Special-Lite Inc., received a “Distinguished Achievement Award” from the University of Florida, described as one of the most prestigious recognitions that the University can extend to a person. Approximately 20 people have received this award in the school’s history. Upjohn garnered the attention of the University of Florida by bringing a one-of-a-... more »
  • Sunview Patio Doors 2900 Series aluminum Thermal Door was awarded a Zone 2 Energy Star rating due to its superior thermal and structural advantages and its very low .248 U-value and low-E argon glazing, according to the company, which reports it is the only Canadian aluminum patio doors to receive such certification. The 2900 Series also offers double- or triple-glazing with a sealed insulating... more »
  • Winco Manufacturing Co. Inc. was recognized for 50 years of continuous membership with the American Architectural Manufacturers Association.  Winco celebrates its 100-year anniversary this year and is a charter member of the AAMA. “Since joining AAMA in March of 1964, Winco has been committed to improving and verifying window and door product performance,” says Rich Walker, AAMA... more »
  • Prysm Marketing added Aaron Elliott to its sales team. Based out of Atlanta, Elliott will cover North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida.   more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a complimentary webcast that provides a complete explanation of the benefits, procedures, costs, and study materials available to take full advantage of the FenestrationMasters professional education and certification program. The interactive presentation is open to anyone in the industry and will be held Tuesday, June 16th. Though... more »
  • Renewal by Andersen recently presented Ryan Windows & Siding Inc. with a Best of the Best for 2014 award, according to The Post-Bulletin. Renewal by Andersen describes the Best of the Best award as "recognizing outstanding homeowner satisfaction, operational excellence, continued growth over the years, exceptional leadership and community involvement." "It is a great honor and... more »