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  • Crystal Window Systems’ marketing and regional sales manager Steven Yu received a “40 Stars Under 40” award from the Star Network and The Queens Courier Newspaper, which recognizes business leaders in Queens, New York. “This prestigious recognition is quite an honor to receive,” says Yu. “Working with one of the largest and most advanced manufacturers in the... more »
  • Richards Building Supply recognized 32 of its window sales people with its 2015 Gold Window Club award at its national sales meeting in Chicago. Manager Ray Howley founded the club in 2011 as a sales goal initiative for Richards' outside sales force. 2015 Gold Window Club qualifiers. Richards Building Supply corporate window specialist David Vallrugo is at bottom left. Director of specialty... more »
  • NanaWall Systems received multiple awards for various products in recent months. Accolades include a Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products for the company’s SL80/81, a Record Products 2015 recognition from Architectural Record for the Kitchen Transition, a Best of 2015 Products recognition from Design Journal for the BEARricade, a 30 Most Innovative Products 2016 recognition... more »
  • Weather Shield Windows & Doors is adding three new AIA/CES continuing education courses available online through Hanley Wood University. “Fenestration in Contemporary Residential Architecture” is a one learning unit course discussing the importance of fenestrations in residential architecture and identifies window styles, window options, and performance measures for architects to... more »
  • Tom Debusschere stepped down as CEO of Deceuninck on March 1, but will remain as a non-executive member of the board of directors until May 10. The board’s vice chairman, Francis Van Eeckhout, will serve as interim CEO until a permanent replacement is found. “The board regrets but respects Tom’s decision,” said Chairman of the Board Pierre Alain Baron De Smedt, “We... more »
  • Just shy of two-thirds of baby boomers would like to buy a single-detached home, according to the study “Housing Preferences of the Boomer Generation: How They Compare to Other Home Buyers,” the result of a nationwide 2015 survey by the National Association of Home Builders. The survey of recent and prospective home buyers discusses how various designs influence the home purchase... more »
  • The safety, security and quality of windows, doors and facades will be hot topics at Fensterbau Frontale, held March 16-19 in Nuremburg, Germany. The show “Success through Safety, Quality + Security,” at booths 415 and 515 in Hall 1, will provide information on standards, laws, testing processes and quality assurance, as well as the monitoring and certification of building components... more »
  • The “Golden Window” award will be handed out for the first time at Fensterbau Frontale, held March 16-19 in Nuremburg, Germany. The award, given out since 2012 by Russian publisher OKNA Media to the 20 leading window manufacturing companies in Russia for excellence in customer advisory services, will be presented on March 18 at 3 p.m. in the Seoul Room of the Exhibition Centre... more »
  • The Sovereign Company received 18001 certification from Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Services, recognizing the development and implementation of safety programs which provide and maintain safe working conditions. “Achieving the 18001 certification validates the success of Sovereign’s commitment to worker safety and our quality management systems,” says Frances Austin... more »
  • Veka will display a variety of products in its 1,000 square meter, two-story stand at Fensterbau Frontale, held March 16-19 in Nuremburg, Germany. Among the products Veka will showcase is the Softline 70 MB window system, which can be integrated into home automation, allowing ventilation, heating or shading solutions to be incorporated into smart home concepts. The system can attain U-factors of... more »