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  • The third and final day of GlassBuild America finished strong with increased attendance, opportunities to learn and network on the floor, and Best in Show Awards to six companies. The organization also announced a $15,000 contribution to hurricane relief “to help our members and industry companies in the areas hardest hit by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma,” according to officials from the... more »
  • Day two at GlassBuild America brought better weather, energetic conversations at Express Learning, Dealer Days and exhibitor booths, and the presentation of Window & Door Magazine’s 2017 Dealer of the Year Award. The show opened early to maximize contact between exhibitors and customers after flight delays early in the week. Beautiful day ahead at #GlassBuild. Exhibitors starting to... more »
  • GlassBuild America 2017 opened Tuesday, Sept. 12, after the unusual challenge of Hurricane Irma.  GBA extended the show hours on Wednesday and Thursday to maximize customer contact for exhibitors delayed by weather. Ken Mariotti of Woodland Windows and Doors introduced the GlassBuild Opening Session, held in the wake of Irma and the anniversary of 9/11, and noted the contribution of the... more »
  • Officials from the National Glass Association and Window and Door Dealers Alliance announced extended show hours for this week's GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo. GlassBuild America will extend show hours on Wednesday, from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., and on Thursday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. due to the timing of Hurricane Irma.   NGA\WDDA officials said in the statement:   "... more »
  • Please see these updated FAQs as of 7:00pm Sept. 11. UPDATED: Sept. 11, 12:48 p.m. ET. The National Glass Association and Window and Door Dealers Alliance released an updated statement on Sept. 11 regarding the potential effects of Hurricane Irma on GlassBuild America 2017, to be held Sept. 12-14 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. "We're here and we're ready,... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar, “Energy Code Requirements in Canada,” on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., EDT. The webinar will feature a presentation by Jeff Baker, president of WestLab Canada and technical consultant for Fenestration Canada, regarding the Canadian Energy Codes and Energy Acts, as well as the Natural Resources... more »
  • Generational expert Cam Marston will headline the new GlassBuild America Opening Session, September 12, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Starting at 8:00 am, the session will be open to all registered attendees and exhibitors at no additional charge. Hear an update on National Glass Association and Window & Door Dealers Alliance activities, enjoy a free continental breakfast,... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2017 National Fall Conference will be held Sunday, Oct. 15 to Wednesday, Oct. 18 at the Hyatt Regency, Greenville, South Carolina. Early bird registration is available until Sept. 22. Click here for information about the new process for online registration.  more »
  • Early-bird registration ends September 9 for the Window & Door Manufacturers Association Executive Conference, which will take place September 27-28 in Cambridge, Massachusetts at The Charles Hotel. The event will focus on topics and trends which will shape the industry over the coming year and will provide industry CEO’s and senior executives with a forum to discuss and explore issues... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association is planning instructor training classes for the InstallationMasters program. The original InstallationMasters Training and Certification Program is a training and certification program for installers of new construction and replacement windows, and exterior glass doors in residential and light commercial markets. AAMA recently released the... more »