April 15, 2014
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. promoted Keith Koenig to vice president of manufacturing, responsible for overseeing Kolbe’s manufacturing facilities in Wausau, Wis., and leading its continuous improvement efforts.
Koenig has 27 years of millwork industry experience, and has spent the last eight years as director of manufacturing for Kolbe, prior to which he served in a number... more »
April 15, 2014
Ventana USA appointed Dave Zack to the role of supply chain manager. In this position, Zack is responsible for materials inventory, as well as purchasing services, materials and supplies. Prior to joining Ventana, Zack spent 25 years in supply chain management across multiple industries with regional and global companies.
April 7, 2014
Quanex Building Products has promoted Vince Warne to director of technical services. Most recently, Warne served as director of quality for Quanex Insulating Glass Systems. His other previous positions within the Quanex Insulating Glass Systems team include production supervisor, standard spacer business unit manager, operations manager and process engineering manager.
“Quanex has... more »
April 4, 2014
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. named Jeff De Lonay as company president and appointed him to the board of directors. De Lonay will report to Judy Gorski, CEO. Michael Salsieder retired from this position at the beginning of April.
De Lonay has served as executive vice president for the last four years, as president of Kolbe’s subsidiary Point Five Windows & Doors for the last six years... more »
April 4, 2014
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co., Inc. named Jeff De Lonay president and appointed him to the board of directors, reporting to Judy Gorski, CEO. Michael Salsieder retired from this position at the beginning of April.
De Lonay has served as executive vice president for the last four years, as president of Kolbe’s subsidiary Point Five Windows & Doors for the last six years, and as vice... more »
March 25, 2014
Weather Shield Windows & Doors named industry veteran Todd Hallstrand VP of sales and marketing, and Thomas Weiland marketing communications manager.
Hallstrand, who has experience in manufacturing, sales and operations, has been in the window and door industry for 28 years. In his new position, he is responsible for... more »
March 17, 2014
PGT Industries has appointed Danielle Mikesell director of marketing. In her new role, Mikesell will be responsible for marketing strategies for the company's window and door brands. In her previous position as marketing director for Masco Cabinetry, Mikesell led all marketing activities including brand strategy, research and advertising for multiple brands.
"Danielle's diverse skill... more »
March 13, 2014
YKK AP America named Terry Carespodi national sales manager and Joseph Bernard Midwest region branch manager. Carespodi will be instrumental in implementing strategic initiatives aimed at sales growth in the Texas region, where the company has ambitious market plans after recently breaking ground on a new... more »
March 10, 2014
Sunview Patio Doors Ltd. named Ernie Catalano as its first U.S. sales manager. Catalano will be based in Bloomfield, N.J., and will cover the Northeast and Midwest.
“Sunview has been successfully working with Ernie Catalano in his previous position as director of sales and marketing at Ideal Window Manufacturing in New Jersey,” Tony Margiotta, Sunview... more »
March 3, 2014
Bill Rau, manager of quality assurance for Crystal Windows and Door Systems, passed away recently from ongoing health issues.
"Bill was a tremendous asset for Crystal," says Steve Chen, Crystal's CEO. "He brought a very professional discipline as well as over 30 years of experience in fenestration product design, production and quality to his work at Crystal. He built a great... more »