Posts Tagged ‘ AMD ’

ODL Presents Door Glass Design to AMD Board of Directors

Oct 23rd, 2014

In honor of this year’s 50th Association of Millwork Distributors’ (AMD) Annual Convention, ODL Inc., presented the AMD board of directors with a customized door glass design for its headquarters entryway. “ODL is honored to be part of AMD and celebrate its 50th anniversary,” says Keith Juhola, vice president of sales and marketing for ODL. […]

AMD Kicks off 50 Years with a Name Change

Oct 21st, 2014

Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn welcomed attendees to his town in the opening session and encouraged them to "spend every nickel they brought."

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) is meeting this week in Tampa, but as of a few hours ago they are now meeting as the World Millwork Alliance. The name was announced as part of the group’s opening session this afternoon. Nathan Potter, outgoing president, says the change is part of the association’s strategic plan. […]

AMD Members “Lay it all Out” in Industry Roundtable

Oct 21st, 2014

Members of the Association of Millwork Distributors participated in a roundtable session yesterday where they were able to ask questions and share concerns. DWM/Shelter editor Tara Taffera was lucky enough to sit in at one such discussion and learn what is keeping members up at night and what they are happy about post recession. First […]

AMD Offers Practical Advice for Convention Attendees

Oct 20th, 2014

Tom Angelis from Angelis Consulting talked about how to measure return on marketing and sales investments.

Attendees at the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) Annual convention attended educational sessions today before the exhibits and trade show kicks off in earnest tomorrow. David Meyer of Houzz detailed how this social media site can change the home remodeling and design process for homeowners and trade professionals. Most importantly he told attendees how they […]

Jack Cortese to Receive 2014 Ron Taylor Award

Aug 25th, 2014

Jack Cortese will receive the Association of Millwork Distributors’ (AMD) 2014 Ron Taylor Award of Integrity and Commitment on October 19, 2014, at the AMD 50th Annual Convention and Tradeshow in Tampa, Fla. According to the press release, Cortese was recognized as an individual who exemplifies the talent to connect with people, fearless in commitments, […]

Association of Millwork Distributors Celebrates its 50th Annual Convention & Tradeshow

Aug 19th, 2014

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) will hold its 50th Annual Convention & Tradeshow October 19-23 in Tampa, Fla. The event will take place in the Tampa Convention Center and Marriott Waterside Hotel. “For 50 years, the Annual AMD Convention has been a vital tradeshow and conference for all facets of the millwork industry, with […]

Energy Star and SHEDS Focus of Recent Code Update

Oct 16th, 2012

There are various codes and standards that those in the door and window industry need to keep track of and Jessica Ferris, director of codes and standards for the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD), outlined these standards for those who attended the AMD Convention and trade show last week in Louisville. Emily Zachery, D & […]

AMD Show Underway in Louisville

Oct 9th, 2012

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) 48th Annual Convention and Tradeshow is taking place this week in Louisville, Ky. The event will feature a number of seminars, networking opportunities and a trade show where exhibitors will feature some of their newest products for the door and window industry. Watch the video below to learn more. […]

AMD 48th Annual Convention and Trade Show Set for October

Aug 14th, 2012

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The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) announced that its 48th Annual Convention and Trade Show will take place October 8-12, 2012 in Louisville, Ky. Show organizers say the event will feature two days of exhibits at the Kentucky International Convention Center with a focus on millwork products and services, one day of education sessions and […]

AMD 100 Available for Public Comment

Jun 29th, 2012

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) announced that the AMD 100 standard is now available for public comment. Additional revisions have been made to the draft standard since the last public review comment period and AMD 100 Consensus Body ballot completed in March. This is the fourth public review and ballot period for the standard. […]