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  •   Iron Doors Unlimited LLC named Matt Hocutt national sales manager. Hocutt leaves national hardware brand Weslock where, as vice president of sales, he oversaw sales management for the United States and Canada. Hocutt comes to Iron Doors Unlimited with more than 15 years' experience in the building industry in senior sales management positions. Prior to Weslock, Hocutt was a sales... more »
  •   PPG Industries named Michael H. McGarry, currently executive vice president, as chief operating officer, effective Aug. 1. McGarry will have executive oversight responsibility for all of PPG’s strategic business units and operating regions and for the information technology, environment, health and safety, and purchasing functions. He will remain based at PPG’s global... more »
  •   Quanex Building Products appointed Patrick Junker to vice president of sales for the company’s screens division. As a new addition to the Quanex team, Junker brings plenty of experience in the field. Previously he was the director of sales and marketing at Amesbury, where he was responsible for sales and marketing to aluminum commercial window and door manufacturers in North... more »
  •   Ply Gem appointed Eric Spence as senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Ply Gem Windows group. In this newly created role, Spence is responsible for expanding Ply Gem Windows’ sales and marketing efforts, aligning the two functions under one common structure. “We are confident Eric’s experience and proven track record uniquely position him to align... more »
  • Chelsea Building Products has hired Matthew Coulson as its research and development engineer specializing in proprietary PVC formulations and  Tyler Skiba as process engineer. Coulson will focus on the continued improvement of the company's PVC and composite PVC formulations, and Skiba, as part of Chelsea’s tooling department, will focus on the continued improvement of Chelsea... more »
  •   INTIGRAL, an integrated insulating glass fabricator for window and door manufacturers, appointed Mike Burk to director, Workforce Development. Burk joins INTIGRAL with more than 25 years of industry experience and an extensive background in training and development. He most recently served as a product sales specialist for Quanex Building Products. “As a company, we have... more »
  • Cascade Windows named Philip Mahaney plant manager for its Salt Lake City factory. Mahaney most recently worked as the operations manager for Atrium and previously was the plant manager for Serious Energy. He has over 18 years of experience in the manufacturing industry and has held positions in continuous improvement, quality management and plant management. “Our success lies in... more »
  •   Cascade Windows welcomed Michael Schmitt as plant manager of its Tualatin, Ore., facility. “I’ve worked with Mike in the past and am truly excited to have him join us," says Randy Emerson, CEO of Cascade. "His drive for excellence in customer service, quality, safety and productivity makes him an ideal fit with our group. I am confident Mike Schmitt will play a... more »
  • Hubert Thomas joined DAPA Products Inc. as general manager. A veteran in the plastic extrusion industry, Thomas brings knowledge of plastics to his new position, opening the door for DAPA’s growth with additional custom and special profiles, the company reports. more »
  •   Quanex Building Products Corp. named  Michael B. Hovan as general manager of Mikron, its vinyl profile products division. Hovan will continue to lead the company’s marketing efforts. “Mike is a seasoned leader with considerable experience in the building products sector," says William Griffiths, chairman, president and CEO. "He understands our customers,... more »