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  •   Deceuninck North America welcomed Greg Koch as director of national fenestration sales. In this new role, Koch will help develop and manage national accounts as well as provide strategic direction in product research and development for new markets. He will also develop strategies and programs to meet customer needs. “Greg joins us with 29 years of technical, sales and... more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance are pleased to announce the appointment of Lynn Ishman as sales director. Ishman comes to NGA\WDDA as a veteran sales team leader, having served most recently as director of sales at Entertainment Publications HSP EP Acquisition. There, she created sales management systems and developed industry partnerships and client... more »
  • Soft‐Lite Windows appointed Cliff Langdon as its new vice president of Manufacturing. In his new position, Langdon will oversee several departments, including Production, Shipping and Engineering. Langdon comes to Soft‐Lite with more than 15 years experience in the window and door industry, serving as vice president of Operations for Sunrise Windows, and plant manager for Great Lakes Window. In... more »
  •     Seals     Rinka The American Architectural Manufacturers Association announced two new staff appointments, including Jason Seals as certification manager and Rich Rinka as technical/industry affairs manager. Seals comes to AAMA with over 15 years of experience in the fenestration industry. As AAMA’s certification manager, he will direct all... more »
  • La Loma Windows & Doors named Randy Nagle as vice president of Sales and Marketing. Nagle has led local market, regional and national companies as sales manager, regional manager, general manager and national director. “We are excited to have someone with Randy’s knowledge and experience join the La Loma team," says Eduardo Aguirre, president and CEO. "La Loma is... more »
  • Deceuninck North America added Pat Dixon to its Technical Services Team as a technical services specialist. In this role, Dixon is responsible for new customer start-ups, which includes the analysis, selection, procurement and implementation of window manufacturing equipment. He also coordinates the efforts of personnel from equipment manufacturers, tooling vendors, hardware suppliers and... more »
  •   YKK AP America hired John Spelman as sales representative, serving customers in the central Florida sales territory. Spelman will be based at the Orlando branch and report to branch manager Barry Wampler. “John is a great addition to the YKK AP family, bringing a bounty of knowledge to the Orlando team,” says Terry Carespodi, national sales manager. “His experience... more »
  •     Tom Takach     Bob Taylor     Dominic Truniger Sierra Pacific Industries made several key appointments in its Windows Division, including hiring Tom Takach as vice president of Operations, and promoting Bob Taylor to vice president of Business Development and Customer Service and Dominic Truniger to vice president of Sales & Marketing.... more »
  • Deceuninck North America named Mary Rita Dominic as quality manager. In this role, she will direct the entire organization in the development and implementation of state-of-the-art quality systems and develop the skills of the quality team, as well as the other functional teams of the organization, Deceuninck reports.  “Mary Rita comes to Deceuninck with more than 30 years of industry... more »
  • Al Dueck, president of DUXTON Windows & Doors, resigned as first vice president of Fenestration Canada, effective July 15, 2014. The association's executive committee appointed Greg Dickie of Atlantic Windows Ltd. to replace Dueck as first VP. “The past 2 ½ years have been an excellent experience, working and getting acquainted with a group of very dedicated professionals within... more »