Posts Tagged ‘ Crystal Window & Door Systems ’

Crystal Wins Queens Chamber of Commerce Award

Dec 21st, 2015

Crystal Window & Door Systems recently earned another accolade for its window products from the Queens (New York) Chamber of Commerce. The Superior Fenestra Award in the Multi-Family Rehabilitation category was presented to Glen Oaks Village, one of the largest multi-family communities in Queens, and Crystal Windows. The Glen Oaks Village window replacement project completed […]

Crystal Executives Featured on ‘Crain’s New York Stories’

Oct 28th, 2015

The entrepreneurial success story of Crystal Window & Door Systems and its top executives, the father-and-son team of  CEO Thomas Chen and COO Steve Chen, is among the stories featured in the third season of Crain’s New York Stories television show. The weekly program, which airs on the New York City Life regional cable network, highlights […]

Crystal Windows’ ‘National Expansion Plan’ Lands in Pennsylvania

Oct 5th, 2015

The entrance to Crystal's new facility near Scranton, Pa.

Crystal Window & Door Systems has purchased a 226-acre property with an existing 336,500-square-foot industrial building in northeast Pennsylvania that will be developed for door and window production. The facility is located north of Scranton, Pa., adjacent to Interstate 81. The purchase of the former Northrop Grumman Corp. building “could signal the largest addition of new manufacturing jobs […]

Crystal Windows Names VP of Manufacturing

Jul 27th, 2015

Crystal Window & Door Systems has promoted Joseph Chang to the position of vice president of manufacturing. In this role, he will be responsible for all production, scheduling, purchasing, inventory, quality assurance, and logistics and shipping at the company’s main facility in Queens, N.Y. Crystal’s New York facility manufactures 400,000 vinyl and aluminum window and door units […]

Crystal Wins National Business Communications Awards

Jul 9th, 2015

Crystal Window & Door Systems won two awards recently for its 25th anniversary corporate video — the 2015 Communicator Award of Distinction from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts in the film/video-corporate image category and the Bronze “Stevie” Award in the corporate overview video category from the 2015 American Business Awards. To commemorate its 25th […]

Crystal Gets Visit from New York Lieutenant Governor

Jul 6th, 2015

New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul visited Queens, N.Y.-based Crystal Window & Door Systems last week, delivering a congratulatory letter from Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the manufacturer’s 25th anniversary. During the meeting, which included a tour by Crystal CEO Thomas Chen and COO Steve Chen, Hochul was given an overview of the company’s national scope. According […]

Chen to Remain NWDA President Through 2015

Jan 22nd, 2015

Chen will serve as the president of NWDA through 2015.

Steve Chen, chief operating officer for Crystal Window & Door Systems, will continue as president of the Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) through 2015. He was asked by the association’s board of directors to extend his term for an additional year and he accepted. “I am honored to be asked to continue in a […]

Crystal Windows Kicks Off 25th Anniversary Year Celebration

Nov 3rd, 2014

Crystal Window & Door Systems has begun celebrating its 25th anniversary year. The company was founded in May 1990 in New York. The company will recognize and celebrate the 25th Anniversary milestone in numerous ways in the coming months, culminating in planned grand employee and customer galas in February and May of next year. “Besides […]

Selling to Architects: What You Need to Know

Feb 27th, 2014

One of the ways companies can interact with architects is to invite them for a plant tour (Shown here is a Crystal worker during a tour the company hosted in October of last year.)

  Everyone wants to drive sales up right? Yes, but sometimes different methods need to be applied to different groups, as Vincent Grieco, New York regional sales and technical manager, Crystal Windows and Doors, explained recently when he addressed members of the Northeast Window and Door Association regarding, “Selling to Architects and Engineers.” You need […]

Crystal Windows Executives Expand Corporate Roles

Jan 28th, 2014

Crystal Window & Door Systems announced that Steve Chen, the company’s executive vice president, also will assume the title of chief operating officer, effective February 1, 2014. The company says the promotion reflects Steve Chen’s expanded role, directing all the critical operations of the company. Crystal founder and president Thomas Chen assumes the title of […]