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  • Soft Tech appointed Tyron Ball as its global commercial director. Ball will be responsible for growing global revenue, client relationship management activity and marketing. He brings over 15 years of experience in Australia’s technology sector to the newly created position, including positions as general manager, Asia Pacific, for NetNames and CEO of Web IP. Ball will be based in Melbourne... more »
  • Vytex Windows promoted Adam Weinrub to president and Aimee Pasquariello to vice president. Weinrub, a second-generation family member of the family-owned organization, previously served as vice president and brings seven years of experience at the company in a variety of departments. Pasquariello was previously the director of customer service and brings more than 10 years of executive leadership... more »
  • Sky-Frame added Karl Borowiec to its US team as senior sales manager in the greater Los Angeles area. Borowiec will manage all Los Angeles-based staff and serve as the liaison between the US and Sky-Frame’s Swiss headquarters. He formerly served as senior project manager at Vitrocsa USA and TRU Architectural. The newly created position is part of Sky-Frame’s expansion in the US market... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation promoted Tony Hair, currently SVP and Business Leader – Residential, to president of Masonite’s Global Residential Business. In addition to leading the residential business in North America and the United Kingdom, Hair will assume responsibility for Masonite’s customer experience team effective with the August 2017 retirement of Larry Repar.... more »
  • Soft-Lite Windows appointed Tyson Schwartz as its new executive vice president and chief sales and marketing officer and Greg Sanker as its chief financial officer. Schwartz has been with Soft-Lite since 2013, serving as vice president of sales and marketing and chief sales and marketing officer. He will now oversee several additional departments, including customer service and technical services... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association installed its new leadership team at the Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference. At the meeting, the WDMA Board of Directors elected Phil Donaldson of Andersen Corporation as the association's 2017-2019 chairman. Donaldson replaces outgoing Chairman Al Babiuk of Loewen Windows. Donaldson is the executive vice president and CFO of Anderson... more »
  •       Mike DeSoto     Donnie Hunter At the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 80th Annual Conference, the association's membership ratified the 2017 board of directors. Mike DeSoto (MI Windows and Doors) is the new chairman of the board, and Donnie Hunter (Kawneer) took on the role of vice chairman. Carl Troiano (Trojan Powder Coatings)... more »
  • Dean Lewis, AAMA Technical Manager, Training and Education retired from the association after an 18-year career with the company. "AAMA membership and staff alike will miss the wealth of knowledge and history that Dean provided during his long tenure at AAMA," says Rich Walker, AAMA president and CEO. "We'll miss Dean the 'answer man' and his voice moderating the webinar series... more »
  • Quanex Screens appointed Mark Yeandle director of operations, west. Yeandle is based in Fontana, Calif., and will oversee Quanex Screens’ West Coast operations, including plants in Sacramento, Calif., Chehalis, Wash., Denver and Phoenix. Yeandle brings more than 30 years of fenestration experience to Quanex, most recently serving as plant manager, general manager and then director for... more »
  • The National Glass Association appointed Kelly Smith as senior editor for Window & Door magazine. Prior to joining Window & Door, Smith was an editor and writer for the Colorado Association of Homebuilders. “I am happy to welcome Kelly to the Window & Door team,” says Emily Thompson, editor in chief. “She brings an abundance of editorial knowledge to the position.... more »