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  • The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is continuing its partnership with Andersen Windows this  year. As an AIA Innovation Partner, Andersen Windows will provide support to AIA initiatives with architecture firms by creating opportunities for architects to learn about advances in windows and doors. Additionally, architects will provide feedback to the company about products as... more »
  • Ram Industries Acquisitions LLC dba Ram Windows is pleased to announce the addition of Eric Spence as president and CEO. Spence started his career in the window industry in 1983 with Jeld-Wen Windows and spent the next 27 years with the company in various roles that included territory manager, national sales manager, vice president of door sales and senior vice president of sales. In 2014,... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association installed its new leadership team at the WDMA Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. At the meeting, the WDMA Board of Directors elected Bob Lewis, senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of Tampa, Fla.-based Masonite International Corp. as the association's 2019-2021 chairman. Lewis replaces outgoing... more »
  • P.H. Tech hired John St. John as regional sales manager for the Northeastern and Midwestern U.S. St. John has 27 years of industry experience and will be responsible for the existing customer base and expanding the P.H. Tech line of products.  more »
  • Universal Supply, a distributor of specialty building products throughout New Jersey, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, opened a new location in Edgewood, Maryland. The location, which features replacement windows, roofing, siding and specialty products, is Universal Supply's 14th location, and its second in Maryland, after the company opened its first in Salisbury last fall.... more »
  • Assa Abloy acquired Spence Doors, an Australian based manufacturer of commercial doors. "I am very pleased to welcome Spence Doors and their employees into the Assa Abloy group. This acquisition delivers on our strategy to strengthen our position in the mature markets through adding complementary products and solutions to our core business,” says Nico Delvaux, president and CEO of Assa... more »
  •   Gérard Geoffrion, chairman of the Atis Group board of directors, announced the appointment of Benoit Alain as president and CEO of Atis Group. Alain is an accomplished executive with a wealth of experience in commercial, operational and financial management in the manufacturing sector. He served as the executive vice president of Cascades where, until recently, he led the Cascades... more »
  • Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. completed its previously announced acquisition of VPI Quality Windows Inc., a vinyl window manufacturer for mid-rise multi-family, institutional, hospitality and commercial projects, primarily in the western U.S. Jeld-Wen expects VPI to add approximately $60 million in annualized revenue. Transaction terms were not disclosed. more »
  •     Hunter         Yglesias During the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 82nd Annual Conference, Donnie Hunter, director of global product management for Kawneer, was recognized as the new chairman of the AAMA board of directors. Hunter takes on this role following a two-year term led by outgoing chairman Mike DeSoto, CEO for MI Windows... more »
  •   ODL Inc. introduced modern bar configurations and new black and two-tone bronze/white colors for its Grilles Between Glass (GBG) product line. GBGs mimic the appearance of divided light doors but give homeowners the same aesthetic via a simplified manufacturing process. The grilles, or dividers, are housed within two panes of glass. They are available in standard 5/8-inch flat... more »