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  • Roto North America announced that Jon D’Arpino has joined the team in the role of marketing communications specialist, a new position in which he will be responsible for the marketing efforts of Roto Frank of America and Roto Fasco Canada. D’Arpino brings more than 15 years of experience as a marketing and communications professional to Roto North America. He will report directly to... more »
  • Window World announced the retirement of longtime senior executive Dana Deem after 10 years of contributions, leadership and service to the company.  Deem played a vital role in the development and direction of the company. Under his guidance, Window World hit several accomplishments, such as the sale of its 10 millionth window in 2014, earning the Good Housekeeping Seal for its window... more »
  • Roto North America expanded its management team as part of concluding the integration process of Roto Frank of America and Roto Fasco Canada. Gordon Mitchell is now director of operations, responsible for the supervision of supply chain management for the Connecticut, USA and Ontario, Canada, manufacturing plants. Mitchell joins the existing management team of Chris Dimou, president and CEO,... more »
  • Chelsea Building Products, Inc. hired Janet Moreland as customer service/product manager. As part of Chelsea’s sales and marketing department, Moreland will focus on interfacing with logistics, manufacturing, sales, and product design as it relates to improving service to customers. She will also be involved in developing a product management function at Chelsea.   Moreland has more... more »
  • 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 »