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  •       Deceuninck North America appointed Jan Willem Van der Werff as its vice president of operations. As a member of the senior executive team, he will oversee Deceuninck’s business operations and fenestration facilities in Monroe, Ohio, and Fernley, Nevada. Van der Werff brings more than 25 years of experience in global operations and has held leadership roles in... more »
  • The most recent podcast video from Edify Studios provides an up close, insider's look at the architectural glass and metal systems featured at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons and soccer team Atlanta United FC. In the 30-minute podcast, hear key project partners from Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope and Clover Architectural Products discuss the stadium's extensive innovative... more »
  •       Erdman Automation Corp. welcomed Josh Klick as its North Central North America sales manager. Klick has spent the last 17 years in fenestration and building products, most recently managing the pro channel of dealers and distributors throughout Minnesota and the upper Midwest. In a previous role, he served as territory sales manager for a national window... more »
  •       Quanex Building Products named Eric Thompson commercial sales manager for all of the company’s offerings to the commercial market. In his new role, Thompson will focus on new product development, market growth, education and customer experience. “Eric has been a member of the Quanex team for more than 25 years and has played an integral role in advancing... more »
  • Residential window and door growth decelerated slightly in 2018 with modest growth over 2017. The expectation is for the market to stay at or slightly above these levels until subsiding in 2020, according to the WDMA 2019 U.S. Industry Market Study released by the Window & Door Manufacturers Association. Sliding patio door growth is forecasted to decrease in 2019 and taper slightly in... more »
  •       AmesburyTruth, a division of Tyman, plc, changed its executive leadership team. Jeff Graby stepped down as president after five years of leading AmesburyTruth and two years as leader of the Truth Hardware business. During his tenure, Graby integrated the Amesbury and Truth businesses and acquired Bilco and Ashland. Bob Burns, president of Ashland when AmesburyTruth... more »
  •     Representatives of Miami University Regionals and the Ohio State Senate visited Deceuninck North America headquarters in May to discuss the new workforce education program. (Shown left to right): Pete Haverkos, Miami University Regionals; Filip Geeraert, Deceuninck North America; Moira Casey, Miami University Regionals; Jim Keller, Deceuninck North America; Ohio State Senator... more »
  • CSE Automation LLC and Pro-Line Automation Systems Ltd., established a joint marketing agreement to expand the distribution of each other’s full range of products throughout Canada and the U.S. “This agreement allows both companies to maintain their independence while providing a more comprehensive sales and service presence to our customers. It’s a win for everyone involved,... more »
  • RSL, a Novatech Company, named John Ricci director of sales. In his new role, Ricci, who has been with Novatech since the fall of 2017, will oversee sales of steel doors, doorglass and sliding patio doors. He will manage the independent sales rep groups in the upper Midwest, Midwest, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi regions and from Virginia through New England. more »
  •       ProVia's new FineLine Technology is designed to produce a straight, clean weld line on the corners of Endure Vinyl Patio Doors and achieve a “picture frame quality” look on the sashes, according to the company. Doors produced with FineLine technology meet or exceed all industry requirements for strength and durability (AAMA / WDMA / CSA101 / I.S.2 / A440... more »