Posts Tagged ‘ Cascade Windows ’

Cascade Windows Sold to Private Investment Firm

Feb 2nd, 2016


Cascade Windows of Spokane, Wash., a maker of vinyl windows and sliding doors, has been sold by its owner, Altamont Capital Partners, to CenterOak Partners, another private investment firm. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “The investment marks a significant milestone for our firm as the first acquisition in this fund,” said Randall Fojtasek, […]

Cascade CEO Excited to Bring “Strong Company” Into the Fold

Jul 7th, 2014

Randy Emerson, CEO of Cascade, was inspired by his employees' reaction to the Paramount acquisition.

Randy Emerson, CEO and president of Cascade Windows, says the employees at Paramount Windows and Cascade are so positive about the acquisition that there were “high fives and fist bumps” during the introductory meetings. “The employees are so excited to be part of this thing,” says Emerson. “They are thrilled to have leadership with clear […]

Cascade Windows Acquires Paramount Windows

Jun 30th, 2014

Cascade Windows, a Northwest vinyl door and window manufacturer and portfolio company of Altamont Capital Partners, announced the acquisition of Paramount Windows, the largest window manufacturer in Arizona. Cascade says it expects the acquisition to boost its production capacity significantly and broaden its geographic reach making it one of the largest vinyl window manufacturers in […]

Cascade Windows Appoints Philip Mahaney New Plant Manager

Jun 23rd, 2014

Cascade Windows, a northwest-based vinyl door and window manufacturer, named Philip Mahaney its new plant manager at the company’s Salt Lake City, Utah factory. “Our success lies in the ability and talent of our team,” says Cascade CEO Randy Emerson. “With our growth trajectory, the demand for top talent is continuous. Phil has a proven […]

Cascade Windows Names Mike Schmitt Plant Manager

Jun 12th, 2014

Cascade Windows has hired Michael Schmitt as manager of its Tualatin, Ore., plant. “Our success lies in the ability and talent of our team,” says CEO Randy Emerson. “With our growth trajectory, the demand for top talent is continuous. I’ve worked with Mike in the past and am truly excited to have him join us. […]

Cascade Windows Hires Director of Corporate Services

Oct 3rd, 2013

Cascade Windows has added Miles Sagen as its new director of corporate services. He comes to the company with more than 30 years of experience in the window industry. For the last 16 years, Sagen worked at Quanex Building Products as director of technical services. Prior to Quanex, he spent 10 years as the operations […]

Cascade Windows Hires Randy Buchanan as VP of Operations

Jul 29th, 2013

Cascade Windows, a vinyl door and window manufacturer based in Spokane, Wash., announces the addition of Randy Buchanan as its new vice president of operations. Buchanan comes to Cascade Windows with more than 31 years of experience in the glass industry. He spent 30 years at Milgard Manufacturing where he most recently held the role […]

Investment Firm Acquires Cascade Windows

Dec 18th, 2012

Cascade Windows, based in Spokane, Wash., announced that Altamont Capital Partners, a $500 million private equity firm, acquired the company as part of a restructuring with existing lenders and equity holders. Randy Emerson, chief executive officer of Cascade, says he is excited about the partnership. “Altamont’s operational focus and expertise in building middle-market companies will […]

Door, Window and Skylight Executives Request Extension of Energy Efficient Tax Credit

Mar 1st, 2012

Nineteen executives of the nation’s door, window and skylight companies have sent a joint letter to Congress urging a robust extension of the residential energy efficient (25C) tax credit that expired at the end of 2011. According to an announcement from the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA), the executives are urging lawmakers to extend […]

Cascade CEO Optimistic about Window Market in Days Following Empire Acquisition

Feb 8th, 2011

“This is a growth strategy,” says Randy Emerson, when describing the recently announced merger between his company, Cascade Windows, and Empire Pacific Windows. “We feel we have seen the bottom,” adds Emerson, who serves as president and CEO. “We don’t think the market is going to get worse. We want to strategically position ourselves for […]