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  • Matt Szymanski has joined Roto North America as the U.S. Sales Manager, Fasco products. Szymanski brings 14 years of successful sales experience in the fenestration industry to the company, with an emphasis on door hardware. He will work closely with Roto’s existing sales team to generate new business activities for sliding patio door and sash lock hardware. According to Dan Gray, director... more »
  • Renny Pierangeli, president of Strybuc Industries, passed away November 22, 2014, in Philadelphia. He was 64 years old. For more than 30 years, Pierangeli directed the company toward dramatic growth with his leadership and vision. He spearheaded all acquisitions and “considered all employees as part of the Strybuc family,” the company said in a statement. “He saw all people as... more »
  • Functional Fenestration Inc. promoted Jim Roberts to president and COO, and elected him to the company’s board of directors. Roberts previously served as executive vice president at FFI. As an industry professional with decades of experience in domestic and European hardware, Roberts’ previous positions include president of Winkhaus North America and sales leadership roles at Weiser... more »
  • AmesburyTruth hired Mathieu Hebert as its new sales director for Canada. With more than 16 years of experience in the building materials industry, Hebert comes to AmesburyTruth from Jeld-Wen, where he was general manager of the Atlantic Millwork Distribution. more »
  • AmesburyTruth hired a new director of marketing, Kevin Anez. With more than 21 years of experience in the building materials industry, Anez comes to AmesburyTruth from Viracon, where he was director of marketing and product management for the architectural commercial glass business. Prior to working for Viracon, Anez spent nearly 19 years with Andersen Corporation. more »
  • Peter Dixen has been named CEO of A+W Software GmbH. Dixen brings more than 20 years of glass and fenestration IT industry experience to his new role and is highly focused upon customer satisfaction and long-lasting partnerships with A+W customers. His previous experience includes 13 years as IT application and internal software development director for an international glass company, A+W support... more »
  • Dusco Doors appointed Thomas McAndrew Gale as president, responsible for managing all aspects of the Dusco Group of companies, which include Ocean Building Products, International Glass Products and Jade Bathroom Products. Gale began his career at Sure Magnetics Ltd., an exterior door and window manufacturer, before moving to Cafa Financial Corp., a boutique investment banking firm specializing... more »
  • Pleotint, LLC appointed Chad Simkins as vice president responsible for leading domestic sales and marketing efforts for the company’s Suntuitive glass products and technology. “I’m excited about the opportunity to help Pleotint’s management team guide the company into the future and to leverage the spirit of innovation they have worked so hard to cultivate,”... more »
  • Western Window Systems promotes Scott Gates to chief operating officer. Previously vice president and general manager of the manufacturer of multi-panel door systems, Gates has been with the company since 2010. He has contributed to Western Window Systems’ accelerated growth—the company was recently named one of Inc. magazine’s fastest-growing companies in the U.S.   In... more »
  • PH Tech expands its sales territory into the Western United States, covering all states West of Kansas City, Mo. Patrick Milligan, regional sales manager, is responsible for the new territory. Milligan has 20 years of experience in the vinyl window and door industry. more »