August 9, 2014
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 »
August 7, 2014
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 »
August 6, 2014
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 »
July 31, 2014
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 »
July 22, 2014
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 »
July 21, 2014
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 »
July 21, 2014
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 »
July 16, 2014
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 »
July 16, 2014
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 »
July 7, 2014
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 »