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  • John Heinaman was named managing principal of the Consulting Collaborative West Coast office in Orange County, California. He has over four decades of career experience working with companies in the glass industry including sales and management positions with PPG Industries, executive positions with Model Glass Co. and president and CEO of Heinaman Contract Glazing with facilities in Lake Forest... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association heard from a number of speakers and presenters focused on green building topics and sustainability at the AAMA 80th Annual Conference in Phoenix, Feb. 12-15. Participants heard upcoming changes to California's Proposition 65, as well as an overview of Environmental Product Declarations, the importance of sustainable cities and the... more »
  • Apex Building Products and Hartville Hardware formed a new key partnership between the two organizations. Hartville Hardware will now offer all Apex Sunrooms products at its store. This partnership follows the unveiling of Hartville Hardware’s newly-renovated “Idea House,” which now features an Apex sunroom and modern finishes throughout. “Hartville Hardware shares our... more »
  • Now in its 44th year, the family owned and operated Gravina’s Window Center of Littleton has taken top honors from Marvin Windows and Doors as the number one dealer in the country for Marvin’s Infinity Fiberglass Window division. Says Mike Gravina, sales manager, Gravina's Window Center of Littleton, “Our window and door installation of Infinity has allowed us to grow in Denver... more »
  • For the fifth consecutive year, LaCantina Doors won a Best of Houzz 2017 award. Winners were selected by the monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. LaCantina won in the Design category, whose winners reflect the most popular projects downloaded, saved and shared on Houzz by its homeowners, top home builders, architects, interior designers, contractors and other residential remodeling... more »
  • Pella Corp. changed its warranty on wood windows and patio doors to include limited lifetime coverage. Homeowners who purchase new wood windows or patio doors for their personal home will have lifetime coverage on various components of their newly installed products for as long as they own and occupy their home. “We’ve helped lessen some of the apprehension customers can feel when... more »
  • Soft‐Lite Windows is expanding its Measure & Install Division by opening operations in two new areas, as well as expanding several existing M&I locations. Soft‐Lite will base its new western Pennsylvania M&I division in Monroeville. The company’s second new facility will be based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. These two facilities will provide Soft‐Lite with an additional 42,... more »
  •                                 The American Architectural Manufacturers Association recognized the contributions and achievements of its members and congratulated award winners at the 80th Annual Conference Awards Banquet held Feb. 13 in Phoenix. Award presenters noted the importance... more »
  •   Schulz   Magennis Due to rising machine order volumes, Biesse and Intermac America restructured their service manager responsibilities and added two new service managers to the team, in order to provide customers better support.  “This reorganization places Biesse among the top companies most prepared to handle the industry’s constant growth without a... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association hosted Dr. Jim Doti, president emeritus at Chapman University and Donald Bren Distinguished Chair of Business and Economics, at the AAMA 80th Annual Conference in Phoenix, Feb.12-15. Doti provided an economic forecast and shared some predictions specific to the housing market. The A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research at Chapman... more »