April 23, 2013
Jim Waldron was named president of Wausau Window and Wall Systems. Waldron joins Wausau on April 29 and will report to Joe Puishys, CEO of Apogee, parent company of Wausau.Most recently, Waldron was president of Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp., a provider of metal roofing, siding and building components for the commercial construction market. Prior to running MSMC, he spent more than 20 years...
April 22, 2013
Wausau Window and Wall Systems named Russell Williams architectural sales representative serving customers in upstate New York, Connecticut, western Massachusetts, Vermont, southern Quebec and southern Ontario. Williams previously worked with Wausau’s long-time customer, Colorado-based glazing contractor J.R. Butler Inc. As a project manager, plant manager and project engineer, Williams developed...
April 10, 2013
Tredegar Corp. named W. Brook Hamilton president of its Bonnell Aluminum subsidiary, effective June 1, 2013. Hamilton joined Bonnell in 2005, serving as plant manager of the Newnan, Ga., facility from 2006 to 2012, when he was promoted to director of business planning. He will succeed current Bonnell president Duncan A. Crowdis, who is retiring.Prior to joining Bonnell, Hamilton worked for...
March 6, 2013
Consolidated Glass Corp. named Howard Holesapple vice president of sales. His duties include managing and developing outside sales and staff, developing and marketing new territories, and maintaining existing accounts across the country. Holesapple has more than 25 years of experience in sales, management and installation.
January 22, 2013
Officials from Binswanger Glass have named Bill White as area manager for Virginia, according to a Jan. 21 company release. White, who had been branch manager at Binswanger's Richardson, Texas, location, will be in charge of the day-to-day operations of the nine locations that make up the Virginia region."Bill has significant management experience in his past, and brings strong operational...
January 11, 2013
Following its acquisition by Saint-Gobain, SAGE announced a new management structure for Europe, in which the company will rely on new teams of architectural and glass representatives to launch SageGlass solutions and assist customers across Europe.SAGE Saint-Gobain Europe regroups senior managers from Saint-Gobain to form a dedicated organization of electrochromic glazing specialists, ...
December 17, 2012
Officials from Wausau Window and Wall Systems named Jack Spelman architectural sales representative for eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and northern Delaware. Drawing from more than 30 years of industry experience, he works closely with the building owners, architects, general contractors and glazing contractors in the region.For the past 18 years, Spelman served as president of JDS...
November 20, 2012
Officials from Thermal Windows Inc. promoted Seth Patterson to commercial sales manager, according to a Nov. 20 company release. For the last seven years, Patterson has been involved in contract sales throughout the United States with Thermal's commercial division, providing assistance to customers and operations personnel in the areas of product specifications, performance and approvals.In his...
August 28, 2012
John P. (Jack) Hilboldt, co-founder of National Glass and Glazing and a nearly 60-year glass industry veteran, has passed away, according to a statement from the family. Hilboldt started as a glazier apprentice in 1947, and went on to run Stanley Hanks Glass Co., which was purchased by Cupples Product and became Gateway Glass. He left in 1982 to start National Glass and Glazing with his sons...
June 15, 2012
Officials from Viracon announced that Kyle Jones and his company, Premier Glass Products, joined the Viracon's external sales team, providing architectural sales and customer relationship management for the state of Texas.Jones started PGP in 2003, after 19 years as the national sales manager for Vistawall. Together with his partner Larry Long, who previously served as president and owner of...