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  • 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 »
  •     Nachreiner Dave Nachreiner will assume the role of vice president and general manager for Loewen's Tucson, Arizona operations. Nachreiner joins Loewen after 14 years of experience with Milgard Windows & Doors in various executive roles in sales, marketing and operations. He will be responsible for sales, customer support, marketing, product development, and other... more »
  •     Traub     Leuck     LaMont Soft-Lite Windows appointed Tom Traub, Erich Leuck and Keith LaMont as new regional sales managers. Traub will serve as the new Southeast regional sales manager/impact specialist; his sales territory will encompass Florida, Southern Georgia and Alabama. Traub comes back to Soft-Lite with more than 25 years of... more »
  • Allied Building Products Corp. promoted Anthony Baccari to branch manager at the company’s Cranston, Rhode Island location. Baccari has been with Allied for five years, and the company reports that he brings extensive knowledge and experience in operations and customer service in the building products industry.  more »
  •     Schafer     Wright Azon welcomed Nathan Schafer and Don Wright as new employees. The company added Schafer as chief engineer for machinery design in the AZO/Tec engineering department at its Kalamazoo, Michigan manufacturing headquarters. He is responsible for thermal barrier processing machinery product development, designing new technologies and automated... more »
  •     Jeff Jackson, left, and Rod Hershberger, right PGT Innovations appointed Jeff Jackson to chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2018. Rod Hershberger, who is retiring as CEO, will continue to serve as the chairman of the board of directors. “It has been an honor to lead PGT Innovations for the past 37 years, and I am grateful for the tremendous support I have... more »