Brio Expands into the United StatesSeptember 27th, 2011 by DWM Magazine
Brio, a supplier of architectural hardware for sliding and folding doors, based in Sydney, Australia, announced that it is now open for business in the United States. The company has supplied the door and window industry since 1973, and is represented in more than 20 countries.
The U.S. headquarters is in Rochester, N. Y., and Kevin O’Connor has been named president of Brio USA Inc.
“With 30 years of sales and marketing experience in the U.S. fenestration market, Kevin will be able to provide our customers with the service focused approach and strong technical support that sets us apart from our competitors throughout the world,” says Styli Pelekanos, general manager of Brio Group. O’Connor worked previously for G-U Hardware.
Brio has manufacturing facilities in Sydney, Australia; Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom and Rochester. Brio is a division of RMD Industries Pty Ltd,. which has its headquarters in Melbourne, Australia.