Quanex Promotes George Wilson to COO

Window & Door
July 25, 2017

Quanex Building Products promoted George Wilson, pictured right, to chief operating officer effective August 1. In this newly created position, Wilson will be responsible for the company’s U.S. and international operations, reporting to Bill Griffiths, chairman, president and CEO.

Wilson served as president of the company’s Insulating Glass Systems since 2011 and, in the 18 years prior to joining Quanex, held various operational and financial positions at Lauren International and Federal-Mogul.

The company reports it will also integrate its two fenestration accessory businesses, Quanex Screens and Homeshield. Brian Cummings, currently president of Quanex Screens, will assume the role of president of the combined operations. Bob Daniels, currently president of Homeshield, will assume the role of president of Insulating Glass Systems.