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  • The National Association of Women in Construction celebrated its annual Women in Construction Week March 4-10, an event designed to bring awareness to the role of women in the construction industry. More than 4,000 member in the 120 chapters of NAWIC held events to promote employment opportunities in the industry, while giving back to their local communities and generating a conversation around... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a complimentary webinar on how to use Twitter to better engage existing and potential customers on Tuesday, Mar. 20 at 11:30 EST. AAMA communications coordinator Meryl Williams will lead the discussion, giving a rundown on Twitter engagement basics. She will include information on how to use Twitter lists and advanced search tools to... more »
  • Dr. Fiona Solomon, CEO of the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative, spoke on the topic of sustainability standards and certification in raw materials supply chains during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2018 Annual Conference in Orlando. Solomon focused on the role sustainability standards play in impacting sourcing and production across a range of natural resources sectors and... more »
  • For the first time ever, WTS Paradigm reports it will open its annual conference to an even broader audience within the building products industry. Manufacturers, suppliers, retailers and vendors are all invited to participate in what has historically been a manufacturer-only conference.   Held September 24-27 in Madison, Wisconsin, the conference will feature a range of topics to attract... more »
  • Meryl Williams, communications coordinator for the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, led a Twitter workshop at the AAMA 2018 Annual Conference that showed social media users and novices how to utilize the networking platform to reach current and future customers. The workshop included two sessions of “The Who, What and Why of Twitter, and How You Can Better... more »
  • Congressman David Young, R-Iowa, will be a featured speaker at the Washington briefing breakfast during the upcoming Window and Door Manufacturers Association 2018 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference to be held March 19-21 in Washington. Now in his second term representing Iowa’s third district, Rep. Young serves on the House Appropriations Committee. His subcommittee assignments... more »
  • Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, will be a featured speaker at the Washington Briefing Breakfast during the upcoming Window and Door Manufacturers Association 2018 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference to be held March 19-21 in Washington. Ernst was the first woman from the state of Iowa to serve in a federal elected office and also the first female combat veteran elected to serve in the U.S. Senate... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host three instructor training classes in 2018 for its InstallationMasters Replacement Program Instructor Training. All classes will be held at the AAMA headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois. The Replacement Program covers replacement and retrofit window and door installation, and the training program addresses industry minimum requirements... more »
  • More than 70,000 housing industry professionals are expected to descend upon Orlando, Florida for the 2018 National Association of Home Builders International Builders' Show. IBS will take place at the Orange County Convention Center Jan. 9-11, and features more than 1,500 exhibitors spanning over 580,000 square feet of exhibit space. The event features two show homes, the New American Home 2018... more »
  • Early bird registration ends Jan. 5 for the Window & Door Manufacturers Association-Northeast Winter Conference, which will be held in Philadelphia on Jan. 22-23. The event will begin with an opening reception the evening of Jan. 22, with the conference—to include updates on legislative, regulatory and code issues, as well as exhibitors and networking opportunities for manufacturers and... more »