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  • Deceuninck North America appointed Dave Pirwitz as sales manager of the western region. In this role, Pirwitz will support continued growth with existing customers as well as cultivate new customer business development for Deceuninck’s fenestration business in the western United States and Canada. Pirwitz works closely with team members at the company’s facility in Fernley,... more »
  • Chameleon Power welcomed Fred Cizauskas as its new director of marketing, who will be responsible for developing and implementing an overall corporate marketing strategy, directly engaging and managing the marketing team, and translating the company’s business objectives into marketing strategies that drive revenue. Cizauskas will also help overall brand development and messaging in the... more »
  • Stürtz Machinery Inc. promoted Michael Thomas to the position of chief financial officer.   “Mike Thomas has always brought a high level of expertise, dedication and integrity to his role,” says Stürtz CEO Ellis Dillen. “We are proud to have him as part of the SMI family and very happy to announce his promotion.”   Thomas earned his BS in Business Administration... more »
  • Steve Chen Thomas Chen Crystal Window & Door Systems announced its Chief Operating Officer Steve Chen has been appointed as president. The position was held previously by company founder Thomas Chen, who has now been named chairman. Since taking the role of COO four years ago, Steve has focused on integrating Crystal’s primary operations in New York with its other... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation elected new members to its board of directors, effective immediately. Daphne E. Jones, formerly senior vice president – Future of Work for GE Healthcare, Thomas W. Greene, currently chief information and business services officer for Colgate-Palmolive, and William S. Oesterle, co-founder of Angie’s List and current CEO of tMap LLC, were elected... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association promoted Janice Yglesias to executive vice president. Yglesias previously served as AAMA’s association services director. "During her 18 years with AAMA, Janice strived to learn and understand all AAMA operations, programs and services. That knowledge has been transferred into countless improvements in AAMA procedures and... more »
  • Energi Fenestration Solutions appointed Christopher Koscho as Chief Executive Officer. Koscho has a background in global operations management and a demonstrated track record in operational excellence and strategy that have led to improved customer experiences and business growth, according to a company release. “We are excited to have Koscho join Energi as our new CEO,” says... more »
  • Masonite International Corp. appointed Bob Paxton as senior vice president of human resources. Paxton will be responsible for all human resource-related activities at the company and will report directly to Fred Lynch, president and CEO. Paxton joins Masonite from Owens Corning where he served in various human resource and operational roles.  “Bob is a seasoned human resource... more »
  • Cefla Finishing hired Wes Bryan as a sales representative. Bryan will work from the Charlotte, North Carolina office, and will handle account management and business development. “Wes has a strong background in finance and consultative sales that will be instrumental to current and future Cefla customers who are looking for advice and expertise to help them meet the changing needs of... more »
  • PGT Innovations placed several employees into leadership roles. Ted Rock joined PGTI as senior vice president of shared services and commercial. In his new role, Rock will oversee information technology, strategic purchasing, field service and PGTI’s commercial division, as well as provide support for future acquisitions. John Bonacci was appointed vice president of supply chain and... more »