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  •     Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) speaks to attendees The Window & Door Manufacturers Association hosted its 2017 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in late March, where WDMA members met with congressional offices on Capitol Hill. The meeting also included a political analysis from political commentator and author Matt Lewis, speeches at the Washington briefing breakfast by... more »
  • Western Window Systems introduced Dealers First, a new program designed to foster closer relationships with the company’s 200-plus independent dealers across the country that sell and service its products. The program includes one place for dealers to access information and discover new content, as well as formats to share and provide feedback. Western Window Systems’ Dealers First... more »
  • PressGlass launched a new version of its website. The new site offers updated design and full compatibility with mobile devices and is available in seven different language versions, according to the manufacturer.   more »
  • Houzz Inc. released the Q1 2017 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which reflected widespread quarter-over-quarter confidence for a variety of building-related industry sectors. The Barometer posted high year-over-year readings in Q1 2017, exceeding scores for Q4 2016. Design-build firms and remodelers continue to project high confidence in year-over-year market gains, while architects show a renewed... more »
  • Richards Building Supply recognized 27 of its window sales people with its 2016 Gold Window Club award at its national sales meeting in Chicago. Manager Ray Howley founded the club in 2011 as a sales goal initiative for Richards' outside sales force.  more »
  •     Gina Della     Barry Schoening Pella Corp. recognized Pella Windows and Doors of Wisconsin with several awards. Two of the branch’s managers, Gina Della and Barry Schoening, received the 2016 Director’s Award. “Barry and Gina are outstanding leaders, and we are grateful for their continued dedication to building effective teams and driving... more »
  • Premier Building Solutions added SF Sales as a manufacturer’s representative agency. SF Sales will cover distribution channels across Canada.   more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems was once again included in the major business ranking of New York City area minority-owned firms. In its March 13, 2017 edition, Crain's New York Business ranked Crystal Windows 12th on its annual list of the New York area's largest minority-owned companies. Crystal Windows has been included in the Crain's list for the past 20 years, since 1998. The Crain's list... more »
  • Energy Star presented its 2017 Awards, honoring a diverse group of organizations that have demonstrated continued leadership in energy efficiency. The winners were selected from a network of 16,000 Energy Star partners. Andersen Corporation, ProVia and Soft‐Lite Windows have each been named 2017 Energy Star Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award winners, which denotes companies that... more »
  • Vytex Windows promoted Adam Weinrub to president and Aimee Pasquariello to vice president. Weinrub, a second-generation family member of the family-owned organization, previously served as vice president and brings seven years of experience at the company in a variety of departments. Pasquariello was previously the director of customer service and brings more than 10 years of executive leadership... more »