Gilkey Named Kolbe Dealer

November 18, 2009

The Gilkey Window Co., a manufacturer of vinyl windows based in Sharonville, Ohio, has been selected to be a specialty distributor by Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. Inc. “Kolbe is one of the highest quality and most flexible manufactures of wood and clad windows and doors in North America, they will help us address opportunities in both the commercial and residential markets that we miss now,” states Jerry Hartman, Kolbe brand manager for Gilkey.

“Kolbe is a product line that we will never have to make apologies for,” states Mike Gilkey, president and founder of the manufacturer, which sells direct to homeowners and contractors in the Midwest. “My family and I have strived provide the best in service and energy efficient products for over 30 years and are not about to represent products that will hurt our reputation. I am excited and proud to be a Kolbe Window distributor and the opportunities it presents us.”

“Kolbe enjoys a reputation for high quality and the ability to customize," adds Hartman. They build products that accurately reproduce historical windows, doors, and millwork to contemporary 30 by 12 foot walls of operating all glass doors. They are leaders with their commitment to energy efficient products, LEED, green building Initiatives, and the AIA member architect’s continuing education."