The Window & Door Team


Emily Thompson, editor
Thompson joined Window & Door in September 2014 with 11 years of B2B publishing experience in print and electronic media, most recently as editor-in-chief at Printwear magazine. She replaces Stacey Freed, who will stay on at the magazine on a freelance basis. She oversees the content for Window & Door, WDweekly and
Contact info: 703/442-4890, ext 150 |

Bethany Stough, managing editor
Stough joined the NGA Publications staff as editorial assistant for Glass Magazine and Window & Door in 2013, and was promoted to managing editor in 2014. As managing editor of Window & Door, she is responsible for covering the new product introductions, business news, and personnel developments of the companies Window & Door serves.
Contact info: 703/442-4890, ext 169 |


Window & Door also features regular columns from industry experts:

  • The Code Arena by Julie Ruth, AAMA
  • The Legal Department by Paul Gary
  • Industry Watch by Rich Walker, AAMA
  • From the Field by Jim Snyder

View the editorial calendar for content information

John Swanson's Legacy

John Swanson, editor/associate publisher of Window & Door, passed away Jan. 19, 2014. He was recognized throughout the fenestration industry, covering the business for 26 years. John started his publishing career at Ashlee Publishing in New York City in 1984. He was founding editor of fenestration, launched in 1987, the first North American magazine specifically targeting the residential window and door market. There he orchestrated the magazine’s rapid growth and success until he left in 1999 to join the National Glass Association. John continued to serve the industry with his insightful commentary and editorial and strategic direction for another 14 years, playing a key role in establishing Window & Door as the number one publication in the business. Please visit the remembrance page and the memorial page for more information or to leave memories and condolences.