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  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced Rich Harshaw as its keynote speaker for the 2019 installment of Window & Door Dealer Day, taking place Monday, Sept. 16, at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta. Harshaw is CEO of Level 10 Contractor and author of Unlocking Unlimited Lead Flow. His presentation, titled Standing for Something: Forging and Communicating Your Company... more »
  • The Home Improvement Research Institute's 2019 Home Improvement Summit, Sept. 24-25 in Chicago, allows for networking with researchers, strategists and marketers from home improvement manufacturers, retailers and partners. Presenting organizations include The Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, Kantar, Houzz, Home Depot and Lowe's. The early bird rate of $575 for members and $899 for non-... more »
  • On Thursday, May 30, Marvin will present its AIA-accredited presentation, Fenestration in Contemporary Residential Applications, at the Adler Windows showroom in New York City. This course presents information about windows and doors in contemporary designs characterized by large openings and envelope treatments that blur the border between the interior and exterior. The course will cover design... more »
  • Window & Door Dealer Day, designed for owners and top management of retail window and door businesses, returns Sept. 16 in Atlanta with a focus on increasing profits, business trends and challenges. Registration is now open, with discounts for Window & Door Dealers Alliance members. Oknoplast Group is the exclusive Gold Sponsor for the event. The European-based company consists of... more »
  • The Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council encourages parents and caregivers to recognize the importance of practicing window safety during Window Safety Week, being observed April 7-13. Open windows, however, at any time of year can be dangerous for young children. "It only takes seconds for a preventable window fall to occur," says Becky Turpin, director, home and... more »
  • Members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association gathered last week in in Palm Springs, California, for the 82nd Annual National Conference, held Feb. 25-28. The four-day event was packed with networking events, keynotes and roundtable discussions, committee work sessions, member awards and new business. Follow @WindowDoorMag and #AAMAConf for live coverage of the event. The... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association recognized the contributions and achievements of its members during its 82nd Annual Conference Awards Banquet in Palm Springs, California. Outstanding Member Award – Mike DeSoto (MI Windows and Doors)Mike DeSoto, CEO for MI Windows and Doors, was named Outstanding Member, as presented by former recipient Doug Holmberg, quality manager at... more »
  • More than 100,000 professionals attended Design & Construction Week (DCW) Feb. 19-21 in Las Vegas, which encompassed the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. "As the International Builders' Show celebrates 75 years, it remains the premier event for the housing industry," says Geoff Cassidy, NAHB senior... more »
  • The Window & Door Manufacturers Association invites professionals to send proposals to speak at WDMA’s Technical and Manufacturing Conference, June 25 to 27 in Minneapolis. Members and non-members may apply. The conference aims to foster technical and professional development and may include plant tours, workshops, keynote presentations and breakout sessions. WDMA is soliciting... more »
  • The Organizing Committee is currently building up the program for the 18th Glass Performance Days, June 26-29 in Finland. The organizers received a record number of 180 proposed abstracts, an approximate 30 percent increase from 2017’s event. All together, there will be between 220 and 230 presentations. Future trends, research and a development focus, new product innovations and... more »