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  • Registration is now open for the North American Wood Window and Door Symposium. The event will be held Sept.23-35 in Madison, Wis., and will focus on the use of wood and wood-based materials in wood window and door manufacturing. The purpose of the conference, according to the Forest Products Society, is to ensure that wood remains a viable option for windows and doors and to educate attendees... more »
  • Steel Entry Doors from ProVia are spotlighted in a new video titled “ProVia 20-Gauge Steel Entry Doors: Stronger By Design.” The video portrays the materials and manufacturing processes that are used to make the company’s Legacy Steel Entry Doors. View the video here. more »
  • Thompson Creek Window Company was selected for the SmartCEO Future 50 award. Washington D.C.’s SmartCEO profiles the 50 awarded companies, which represent the area’s fastest growing companies based on a combined three-year growth rate of revenue and employees. The 2015 Future 50 winners collectively generate $3.5 billion in annual revenue and employ 13,000 individuals in the greater-D... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) recognized the contributions and achievements of its members and congratulated award winners at the 78th Annual Conference Awards Banquet in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Award presenters noted the importance of these member contributions as they serve to further the industry as a whole. Kim Flanary, Milgard, (pictured at right, top) ... more »
  • AmesburyTruth named Phillip Cooke Channel Sales Manager.  Cooke brings more than seven years of experience in building supply, vinyl product extrusion, and building supply distribution industries to his new position. Prior to joining AmesburyTruth, he was employed by Guardian Building Products Distribution, working directly with suppliers and customers to optimize value delivery, assess... more »
  •   LaCantina Doors hired Tim McCleery as its new customer service manager. With over 20 years of experience in the high-end window and door industry, McCleery joins LaCantina Doors with a background in engineering, design and division management in customer service, inside sales, engineering and warranty departments. McCleery will lead LaCantina Doors’ expanded customer service... more »
  • MI Windows & Doors signed a long-term deal for 401,600 square feet of distribution space at a soon-to-be finished facility at 1900 Lakeside Parkway on more than 23 acres of land in Flower Mound, Texas. The move, part of an economic incentive package from the city, is expected to bring up to 500 jobs to the town in the next five years, the Dallas Business Journal reports.This new facility in... more »
  • PPG Industries Inc. appointed Michael McGarry president and chief operating officer, effective March 1, the Pittsburgh Business Times reports. McGarry, who is already COO, has been in his current position since August 2014, when he was promoted from executive vice president. He will continue to have strategic oversight responsibility for all of PPG's business units and operating regions as well... more »
  • Thompson Creek Window Company earned the Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2014, according to the company.     Rick Wuest, President and CEO of Thompson Creek, was proud to be honored as one of this year’s Super Service Award winners. “... more »
  • The Weather Shield Mfg. Inc. board of directors announced today the immediate appointments of Mark Schield as president and Kevin Schield as executive vice president of the company, succeeding their father, Edward “Lee” Schield, who founded the company 60 years ago. Lee had been serving as president and chairman of the company and will continue to serve on the board of directors, as... more »