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  • Crystal Window & Door Systems named Robert Rodriguez president of operations for Crystal Pacific Window & Door Systems, the West Coast arm of Crystal Windows. With nearly 30 years of experience in the fenestration manufacturing industry, he has been with Crystal Pacific for the past three years and previously held the title of general manager. Prior to joining Crystal... more »
  • RiteScreen appointed Aaron Milligan and Jim Gogolewski as directors of sales. Milligan will be based in Florida and brings over 12 years of window and door business experience. His sales responsibilities include Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.  “Our acquisition of our plant in Miami has enabled us to offer RiteScreen quality and responsiveness to the Florida market,... more »
  • Huttig Building Products Inc. appointed Kevin Brennan as West Region vice president. Brennan most recently served as senior vice president of sales and marketing for Feeney Inc. Prior to joining Feeney, he was senior vice president of pro sales for CPG Building Products and senior vice president of sales and marketing for TimberTech Ltd.   more »
  • Tyson Schwartz has been appointed the new president of Soft-Lite LLC. Schwartz has a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing from Minnesota State University. A summer internship with Ritec International Ltd. in London, England led to a full-time job with the company and launched Schwartz’ career in the glass products industry. Schwartz was a sales representative with Great Lakes... more »
  • Adler Windows hired Shayna Roser as operations administrator. This hire signifies the company's 100th employee.  Roser will assist in managing Adler’s installation teams, overseeing scheduled installations and assisting in engineering projects. Her previous roles include serving as an estimator for City Window Fashions and LVC Interiors; she was also a project manager/drafter at... more »
  • Jeff Lowinski, vice president of technical activities at the Window and Door Manufacturers Association will retire June 30 after spending 21 years at WDMA, where he served as acting CEO two times. He also spent eight years at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and another six years doing window testing, bringing his industry career to 35 years. Lowinski helped create the... more »
  • Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. appointed Patrick Hallinan as senior vice president and chief financial officer. The company’s current senior vice president and chief financial officer, Lee Wyatt, has been named executive vice president and will retire at the end of 2017. Hallinan began his career as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton. He previously served as vice president... more »
  • Barry Murphy, most recently of Therma-Tru Doors, passed away June 7 at his home in Toronto. Murphy started in the industry in 1953, working with a number of industry companies before finishing his career with Therma-Tru. He was past president of the Canadian Window and Door Manufacturers Association, (now Fenestration Canada) and was awarded both the CP Loewen and Industry Pioneer awards. He... more »
  • Mikron, a division of Quanex Building Products, named Jack Meluskey as national account manager for the northeast region.   Meluskey has more than 25 years of experience in the fenestration industry, most recently serving as assistant plant manager for Jeld-Wen. Meluskey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Dickinson College. He lives with his wife and two children in central... more »
  • Western Window Systems promoted several representatives within its sales, marketing and human resources teams. The company also added a new regional manager position.   Named to the new regional sales manager position in the custom sales area, and reporting to vice president of custom sales Andrew Darr, are Jason Seeley, serving the West Coast; Cesar Fuentes, covering the company’... more »