Western Window Systems’ Zorge Receives 2018 CFO of the Year Award

Window & Door
November 5, 2018
People
Heather Zorge, chief financial officer of Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, was recognized by the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International as a recipient of the 2018 CFO of the Year Awards. The Awards honor outstanding financial executives in the business community who demonstrate excellent financial management.
 
Zorge oversees Western Window Systems’ financial and legal activities and strategy. Since joining the company in 2016, she led improvements in the company’s profitability and operating cash flows. In addition, Zorge developed operational strategies that helped improve infrastructure and processes, the company reports. She was honored in the Large Private Company CFO of the Year category during an awards ceremony on Nov. 1 at Chateau Luxe in Phoenix. 
 
“Heather has done a phenomenal job in reshaping how we approach our decision making, reporting, analysis, legal assessments, pricing, costing, budgeting, product launches, market entry, and strategy,” says Scott Gates, president of Western Window Systems. “There isn’t a part of our business she hasn’t helped make better. More than that, she has built an incredible team that makes our company better every day.”
 
“I am so blessed to have had the opportunity to join Western Window Systems and learn from and grow with such an amazing group of humans,” says Zorge. “I am in wonder most days at the feats we are able to pull off as a team and just honored to help in any way I can.”