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  • For the sixth consecutive year, LaCantina Doors won a Best of Houzz award in the Design category. Winners were selected by the users that comprise the Houzz community, including homeowners, home builders, architects, interior designers, contractors and other residential remodeling professionals in the U.S. and around the world. The winners in the Design category reflect the most popular... more »
  • Congressman David Young, R-Iowa, will be a featured speaker at the Washington briefing breakfast during the upcoming Window and Door Manufacturers Association 2018 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference to be held March 19-21 in Washington. Now in his second term representing Iowa’s third district, Rep. Young serves on the House Appropriations Committee. His subcommittee assignments... 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 »
  • Roto was named a 2018 World Market Leader for window and door hardware systems by Germany’s WirtschaftsWoche magazine. The ranking was awarded based on research conducted by Switzerland’s University of St. Gallen. Criteria for the ranking includes that a company has at least 50 percent of its locations in Germany, Austria and/or Switzerland, production or sales companies in at least... more »
  •     Dealers listen as the new iQuote software tool is introduced. Value Windows and Doors made iQuote, an online ordering tool from A+W Software USA, available to its dealer network. The estimating and ordering tool is part of Value’s ERP system. “iQuote eliminates the need for customers to call in and confirm orders, yet it offers them the option of checking... more »
  • Window City will begin its first Passive Building project in Hoboken, N.J. in spring of 2018, the first completed Passive Building project developed in the U.S., according to the company. Window City will supply and install all windows and doors for the project. To meet Passive Building regulations, all windows and doors must be energy-efficient and achieve certain values depending on the... more »
  • PGT Innovations introduced the “Inspire the Future” Scholarship, an ongoing scholarship program for its employees that will offer $1,000 per year, per employee, to be used for dependents’ secondary education. “We recognize the rising costs of education and the difficulty this causes,” says Jeff Jackson, CEO of PGT Innovations. “This new initiative allows us to... more »
  • Unique Home Designs joined the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. Unique Home Designs is an Arizona-based company that designs, manufactures, and markets security doors, screen doors and window security screens. Jeff Bell, president and CEO, says “We’re excited to announce our membership in the WDMA, and view our participation in the Association as a logical and essential step... more »
  • Milgard Windows & Doors was the highest online-rated window and patio door brand for 2017, as determined by MetrixLab’s Net Reputation scoring system. This is the second year the company has received the recognition. The Net Reputation Scoring algorithm searches millions of websites and analyzes multiple factors when determining a brand’s NRS score, including the positive or... more »