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  • The Velux Group announces Group North America, a new organizational structure for the United States and Canada, naming Timothy B. Miller as CEO. Miller, who has led Velux America LLC since 2000, will oversee residential and commercial sales and production for the United States and Canada. John W. Pillman, president and CEO the company’s U.S. manufacturing arm since 1996, will retire... more »
  • PGT Innovations appointed Mike Wothe as President of Western Window Systems. Wothe will be responsible for all aspects of the business, including strategy, sales and marketing, operations, and P & L. Wothe succeeds Scott Gates, who is leaving the company to pursue a new business for social change.   “Mike is a collaborative leader with a strong record of success, and we are pleased... more »
  • AmesburyTruth welcomes Dave Piet as its Sr. Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Piet will be responsible for leading the sales team in fortifying customer relationships and increasing organic sales for national accounts and for the Canadian market. Additionally, he will provide strategic leadership in developing sales planning, messaging, forecasting, organization, and ensuring effective... more »
  •       Soft Tech welcomed Alex Bozga as instructional designer. Bozga will also be added to the company’s support and training team.    "I am fully dedicated and committed to make a difference and to create world-class learning solutions and strategies that will support both our customers and our team," says Bozga.   He has over 10 years... more »
  •   A+W Software, welcomed Tareque Hamidzada to its customer services team as an application specialist. In Hamidzada’s new position, he will be responsible for providing A+W customers a high-quality experience by implementing its solutions and supplying consultative guidance on products and services, say company officials. “The hiring of Tareque corresponds with A+W’s... more »
  •   Western Window Systems’ president, Scott Gates, will depart the company on Jan. 31, 2020, to form an entrepreneurial clothing company with the social goal of helping inmates gain new skills, earn fair wages, and provide for their families. Western Window Systems is part of the PGT Innovations family of brands. “Scott is a dynamic figure in the fenestration world and... more »
  •       Quanex Building Products named Chris Campbell as its new territory sales/national account manager for the Northwestern U.S. Campbell brings more than 14 years of professional design and engineering experience to the role and has worked within the fenestration industry for more than 10 years. He most recently led the engineering team at Thermo-Tech Windows in... more »
  •       The National Glass Association announced its board leadership for the 2019-2020 term at its meeting at GlassBuild America in Atlanta last week. The NGA board of directors welcomed Chris Bole, Pikes Peak Glass Inc., as chair for the upcoming term, while Cathie Saroka, Goldray Glass, was voted in as chair-elect. Doug Schilling, Schilling Inc., continues as treasurer,... more »
  •     Michael Glover (left) with Lauren founder Dale Foland at the Edgetech 20-year anniversary celebration in 2009. Michael Glover, the original founder of Edgetech and co-inventor of Super Spacer, died on Sept. 1, according to a joint statement from Lauren International and Quanex Building Products. “Michael was first a family man, who was full of kindness, and, second,... more »
  •       United Window & Door Mfg. hired Frank Perna as Plant Manager in Springfield, New Jersey. Perna, who spent spent 30 years in various roles at Silver Line Windows, Napco, MW, and Deceuninck, will be responsible for overseeing plant operations, special projects and lean initiatives. “Frank’s background and expertise in plant operations makes him a... more »