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  • GED Integrated Solutions appointed Laura Fiegelist to the role of marketing communications coordinator. In this position, Fiegelist will assist with internal and external communications, graphic design, social media and website content, and manage the company’s branding identity. Fiegelist is a graduate of Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania where she earned a bachelor's degree in... more »
  •     Kohler     Chuang Premier Building Solutions added Michael Kohler as director of technical services, and Alexander Chuang as a research and development chemist. In this newly created position with the company, Kohler will oversee research and development and enhance the role the technical department plays in supporting Premier’s sales and manufacturing... more »
  •     Delvaux     Molin Nico Delvaux was appointed as the new president and CEO of Assa Abloy. The change will take effect by June 18, 2018. He will replace Johan Molin, who will leave his position after 12 years as CEO at the company. “With Nico Delvaux, we have found a strong and experienced leader of large global businesses with a strong track record... more »
  • Quanex Building Products hired Brian Ludwig as Northeast sales manager. Based in New York, Ludwig will be tasked with growing and expanding Quanex’s business in the territory, keeping a strong focus on customer service excellence. A 23-year industry veteran, Ludwig has experience through all parts of fenestration operations, including product design, manufacturing, sales and end-user... more »
  •     Druschel     Resek James Druschel, vice president of finance, CFO, North American board member and 28-year employee at VEKA Inc. retired from the company. Druschel started with VEKA in 1990. The company reports that he has been one of the most respected and trusted colleagues within the VEKA group and throughout the industry, and that Druschel was... more »
  • The RiteScreen Company LLC appointed Tom Himmel as CEO of the company. At the same time, company CEO Randy Iles announced his retirement. Iles will continue as senior advisor to the RiteScreen board of directors, and as an operating partner of Seven Point Equity Partners, which acquired RiteScreen in 2014. Himmel joins RiteScreen following his role as vice president Americas and Engineered Foams... more »
  •   Biesse Group promoted Jacqueline Liger to the position of North American marketing manager for Intermac and Diamut. In her new role, Liger will develop and implement new strategic marketing initiatives and support the sales force and distribution networks in helping to promote a full range of products and solutions dedicated to professionals in the glass and stone industries.... more »
  •     Stefany Jeld-Wen appointed Suzanne Stefany to its board of directors. Stefany will also serve as a member of the audit and compensation committees of the board. Stefany is a partner in the Strategic Advisory Group at PJT Partners, based in Boston, and has more than 20 years of experience investing across industries and capital structures.  Kirk Hachigian, chairman of... more »
  • Quanex Building Products promoted several people within its Technical Services team, including John Ryba to technical services manager, as well as Keith Berg, Andy Sollers, Donna Hinkle and John DeVecka to senior technical services representatives. Ryba joined Quanex in 2011 and brings extensive leadership experience from not only his time at Quanex, but also from his past roles as plant manager... more »
  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance appointed Katie Gregg as associate director, WDDA Industry and Member Engagement. Gregg comes to WDDA from America’s Essential Hospitals, where she served as senior manager of membership and marketing for five and a half years. Previously, she worked in communications at the Healthcare Distribution Alliance for more than two years. She holds a... more »