Posts Tagged ‘ DWM magazine ’

IGMA Hotel Rate Cutoff Date Extended

Jul 17th, 2014

The cutoff date for the offering of a lower hotel rate for the IGMA Summer Technical Conference at the Hilton Quebec in Quebec City has been extended. The conference, which will be held August 5-8, will feature several working meetings of the various IGMA Committees, as well as lunch presentations, networking sessions and more. For [...]

Arcadia Custom Recoups Some of what Architectural Traditions Lost

Jul 15th, 2014

Arcadia Custom has hired back 60 of Architectural Traditions' former employees. Arcadia considers this a big step for the company into the residential door industry.

Customers who lost their deposit when Architectural Traditions closed back in April may be getting some of it back. Those who had paid deposits will be contacted by Resolute Commercial Services, the court-appointed receiver which secured the collateral for the business, and will have to “submit a claim along with all supporting documentation asserting the [...]

Builders FirstSource Acquires Slone Lumber Company

Jul 15th, 2014

Builders FirstSource Inc., a supplier and manufacturer of structural and related building products for residential new construction, is expanding its supplying capabilities with the purchase of Houston-based Slone Lumber Company Inc. The transaction closed on June 30. Slone is a full-line building materials supplier with sales of approximately $17 million in 2013. Slone’s product offerings [...]

Canadian Glass Association Obtains New Management Company

Jul 15th, 2014

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA), which provides support to the Canadian glass industry regarding building codes, standards and legislation, has selected Centric Management and Consulting to serve as its new management company. “The Canadian Glass Association is excited to work with Centric, as they also currently manage the Glass Association of North America (GANA),” says [...]

Ply Gem Hires New Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Window Division

Jul 15th, 2014

Ply Gem has appointed Eric Spence senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Ply Gem Windows group. The position is newly-created and is designed to expand Ply Gem Windows’ sales and marketing efforts, aligning the two functions under one common structure. Spence comes to Ply Gem from Empirical Sales Solutions LLC, where he [...]

ABC Supply Co. Acquires Dealers Service and Supply of St. Louis

Jul 14th, 2014

ABC Supply Co. Inc. has acquired the assets of Dealers Service & Supply, a distributor of doors and windows, roofing and siding, with locations in St. Louis and Kirkwood, Mo. and Belleville, Ill. “We are very happy to welcome the members of the Dealers Service and Supply team to our ABC family,” said Keith Rozolis, [...]

Sierra Pacific Industries Announces Kendall Pierson as President of Sierra Pacific Windows

Jul 11th, 2014

Kendall Pierson has been promoted to the position of president of the windows division of Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI). George Emmerson, president of SPI, sees Pierson’s promotion as highly strategic in a time when the company expects growth. “We need [Pierson’s] experience and proven leadership skills to guide our window division throughout our acquisition and [...]

NFRC Student Film Contest Entries Due August 1

Jul 11th, 2014

The submission deadline for the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) 25th Anniversary Student Film Contest is now less than a month away. NFRC encourages college students in the U.S. and Canada to submit entries by August 1 at 11:59 pm to be considered for one of three cash scholarship prizes. Prizes will be awarded as [...]

Go on Tour with MMPA

Jul 11th, 2014

Attendees of last year's Industry Wide event receieved a tour of Sunset Moulding, among others.

The Moulding and Millwork Producers Association (MMPA) invites the entire industry to learn more about the moulding market, and tour no less than nine companies when it hosts its Industry Wide Event and Plant Tours, September 7-10. The event will be held at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square in Lancaster, Pa. Tim Dykstra, MMPA [...]

Arcadia Purchases Assets of Architectural Traditions and Launches New Division

Jul 10th, 2014

Arcadia Inc., a Los Angles based commercial aluminum and steel window and door manufacturer, has purchased the assets of Architectural Traditions, a residential wood and steel door and window manufacturer located in Tucson, Ariz. This move marks the expansion of the company into the residential market, and it has launched a new division: Arcadia Custom, [...]