November 2, 2015
During the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2015 National Fall Conference, volunteers filled backpacks with school supplies to benefit children at seven Title I elementary schools in the Cambridge, Maryland area. A total of 500 backpacks were filled and distributed during the event.“Education is extremely important to AAMA,” says Rich Walker, AAMA’s president and... more »
October 21, 2015
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s keynote speaker for its 2015 National Fall Conference, Ken Gronbach, shared his knowledge and research on how countries’ age curves interact to create the opportunities and challenges of today and what the future will bring for people, profits and the planet.
During his presentation, “Simple Math: The Open Secret of... more »
September 30, 2015
Finding new talent, training employees and communicating across a multigenerational workforce requires that business leaders understand the expectations of the various generations represented in their company’s workforce. This was the message from generational expert Cam Marston, head of Generational Insights, who spoke yesterday at the first keynote breakfast during GlassBuild America: The... more »
September 17, 2015
A+W iQuote offers user-friendly, online ordering that accurately reflects the inventory, pricing and production schedules in A+W’s ERP systems for windows and glass products. See a live demo of iQuote at the A+W / Friedman Operating Group booth #1103 during GlassBuild America.
“It has never been easier for your sales team, distributors or other channel partners to generate quotes,... more »
September 1, 2015
The National Association of Home Builders opened online registration for its 2016 NAHB International Builders' Show.
The 2016 show, to be held in Las Vegas, Jan. 19-21, is part of the third annual Design & Construction Week, a co-location of IBS with the National Kitchen & Bath Association's Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. DCW 2016 will also include two partner events: The... more »
September 1, 2015
The Window & Door Dealers Alliance will launch Window & Door Dealer Days at GlassBuild America this year. As part of the three-day event, business experts, Window & Door columnists and industry veterans will present 20-minute Express Learning sessions in The Dream Showroom pavilion in booth 1517.
Below are descriptions of the sessions held on Thursday, Sept. 17. Click here for the... more »
August 25, 2015
The Window & Door Dealers Alliance will launch Window & Door Dealer Days at GlassBuild America this year, providing a unique venue for dealers to see, touch and talk about new product lines, while gaining valuable information on current market conditions and best business practices.
As part of the three-day event, more than 20 Express Learning sessions will be presented in The Dream... more »
August 18, 2015
The Window & Door Dealers Alliance announces that the following companies will participate in The Dream Showroom, focal point of Window & Door Dealer Days at GlassBuild America:
AmesburyTruthB.F. Rich Windows & DoorsDAC ProductsEDTMInterlock USA Inc.LaCantina DoorsMI Windows and DoorsParadigm Window SolutionsPleotintProViaRenoworks SoftwareSeaway Manufacturing Corp.Slide... more »
August 18, 2015
The GlassBuild America App is now available. The 2015 app brings the full experience of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo right onto a handheld device for easily accessible, up-to-the-minute show information. Users can:
Review the entire convention schedule and create a personalized schedule at the show.
Find exhibitors on the interactive floor map and get directions to a... more »
August 10, 2015
The Window & Door Manufacturers Association announced Nick Westergaard, chief brand strategist at Brand Driven Digital as its general session speaker, who will deliver a session called “Smarter Digital Marketing for Business Big and Small.”
“New media allows companies to reach more people, build personal relationships, and deliver real value to their customers,” a... more »