Latest News in Commercial Glass

  •   Sklarsky and Navikas Braun and Jain Davies and MaziarzPPG Industries announced several executive appointments, effective Aug. 1, according to a PPG press release.Frank S. Sklarsky, executive vice president, finance, will be appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer, and will continue to serve on PPG’s executive and operating committees. David B. Navikas...
  • YKK AP America Inc. appointed Steve Schohan as marketing and communications manager. In his new role, Schohan will develop marketing and promotion strategies, as well as lead research efforts on emerging markets and trends, with an emphasis on driving industry product evolution and innovation, according to a YKK AP press release. Schohan brings more than 25 years of experience in the retail...
  • Thermoseal Group appointed Dietmar Maginot as export manager to spearhead the company's expansion into the international market and increase its share of the warm-edge spacer business, according to a release. Maginot has nine years of experience as head of technical service at Kömmerling, seven years as sales manager at Profilglass and seven years as sales director of t-si-i.de GmbH. "I...
  • Garry Bilodeau has joined Spider, a division of SafeWorks LLC, as district sales rep for the company's Vancouver operation center. In this role, Bilodeau is responsible for solving the suspended scaffolding and fall protection challenges of contractors and facility owners throughout Canada.Bilodeau brings40 years of experience in the scaffolding industry to Spider, having held various sales and...
  • Quanex Building Products Corp. elected William C. Griffiths as chairman, president and CEO. Griffiths has served on the board of Quanex since 2009. He succeeds David Petratis, who resigned to accept a position with another company.     "Bill is a seasoned executive with experience in a wide range of industries, including building products. He has been a valued contributor...
  • Tubelite Inc. has added John Priebe as an architectural representative serving clients in South Central states with storefront, curtainwall, entrance and daylighting systems, including Tubelite's ForceFront Storm and Blast products, according to a company release.A fourth generation glazier, Priebe has worked in the industry his whole life, most recently as general manager for glazing contractor...
  • Officials from Rogers, Minn.-based Quality Metalcrafts LLC/Americlad announced the opening of it's the company's new 20,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Houston. The plant is scheduled to be operational on Aug. 1.The facility will be managed by the company's newest addition to the Quality Metalcrafts team, David Ferch. Ferch comes to the company with more than 17 years of architectural...
  • Salem Distributing Co. hired Serban Cornicioiu to join its team of employee-owners as a Regional Account Manager for New York, New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania, according to a Salem press release. Cornicioiu will be responsible for growing and maintaining Salem’s glass fabricating equipment and consumables sales and support. Cornicioiu brings over 15 years of experience in industrial sales,...
  • Galaxy Glass & Stone named Lynda Portelli director of marketing, a newly created position in Galaxy's corporate offices. Portelli will oversee all marketing and public relations campaigns for the company as well as assist with sales and product development, according to a Galaxy press release.  “We are very excited to have Lynda join our team," said Ernst Wachsmuth, VP, sales &...
  • Apogee Enterprises Inc. reported revenues of $179.3 million for the first quarter, up 16 percent from the previous year. The report indicated strong growth and improved operating income in the architectural glass and services segments.Architectural glass saw revenues of $74.8 million in the quarter, up 27 percent from the previous year. Operating income was $1.4 million, compared to an operating...
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  • Last week, officials from Ontario, Canada-based State Window Corp. announced the launch of Integro Building Systems, a significant new entry in the North American curtain wall construction sector, according to a May 5 company release.A company incorporated in Canada, Integro is a partnership among State and a number of notable construction industry leaders. Integro will design, manufacture, and...
  • Officials from Eastman Chemical Co. announced its subsidiary Southwall Insulating Glass will exit the insulating glass business in Chicago later this year. The site primarily produces Heat Mirror Insulating Glass, which provides performance beyond triple-pane IG, but with the same weight as dual-pane IG, according to officials. Company officials said the business is expected to close "in the...
  • The 2015 Glazing Executives Forum will center on the state of the architectural glass and metals industry, addressing the overall economic climate, labor and supply challenges, project management and succession planning for contract glazing companies, and more.“The goal of this year’s event is to provide attendees with strategies to successfully navigate today’s industry, which is rapidly...