Posts Tagged ‘ NWDA ’

Despite Snowzilla, NWDA Winter Meeting Features Strong Attendance

Feb 2nd, 2016

Not even a record regional snowstorm could stop the recent winter meeting of the Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) at the Valley Forge Casino Resort near Philadelphia. About 70 decision-makers from door and window manufacturer and supplier firms attended the event, which took place right after a blizzard dumped around two feet of snow on the region. The educational program on the second […]

At NWDA, The Arrows are Pointing Up

Jun 16th, 2015


Growth was the buzzword at the summer meeting of the Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA), held this week at the Minerals at Crystal Springs Resort in Vernon, N.J.  NWDA president Steve Chen of Crystal Window and Door Systems kicked off the meeting with a brief presentation on the state of the organization. He said […]

NWDA Opens Registration for 2015 Summer Meeting

May 4th, 2015

The wait is over. Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) members can now register for the association’s summer meeting. The event will be held June 15-16 at Minerals at Crystal Springs Resort in Vernon, N.J. The golf outing will be held at the resort as well. The group room rate is $149. In order to […]

WDMA Aims to Amplify Industry’s Voice in Washington

Mar 23rd, 2015

Codes and advocacy were the focus on Monday as the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) opened its spring meeting and legislative conference at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington, D.C. The annual gathering is held in conjunction with the National Lumber and Building Materials Dealers Association (NLBMDA) and the Northeast Window & Door Association […]

NWDA to Feature Building Leaders’ Rick Davis at Upcoming Conference

Mar 19th, 2015

Rick Davis, president of Building Leaders, Inc., will be the keynote speaker for the Northeast Window and Door Association’s (NWDA) 2015 summer meeting. The noted industry consultant and columnist will share his expertise in sales leadership with association members at the upcoming membership conference June 15-16 at Crystal Springs Minerals Resort in Vernon, N.J. Building […]

NWDA Concludes Winter Conference

Jan 29th, 2015

Speed networking - similar to speed dating - was one of the activities at the conference.

More than 70 key decision-makers from door and window manufacturer and supplier firms participated in the Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) winter conference, held recently. The conference featured industry speakers, tabletop supplier displays and a “speed networking” reception event, which gave attendees a unique chance to get to know each other. Changes to the […]

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 […]

Northeast Window & Door Association Holds Summer Meeting in Atlantic City, N.J.

Jun 9th, 2014

The Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) hosted its membership Summer Conference June 2-3 at Caesars Resort and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. The conference featured a number of speakers, including Joe Reed of Architectural Testing, who discussed the complexity facing manufacturers as they navigate multiple states using multiple building codes and possible overlapping performance […]

Speakers Announced for NWDA Summer Meeting

May 12th, 2014

The Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) announced the final speaker agenda for its summer meeting to be held at Caesars in Atlantic City, N.J. June 2-3. The lineup of six industry experts will be addressing critical fenestration manufacturing issues including future forecasts, logistics, codes, websites, field testing, contracts, collections and legal best practices.  The […]

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 […]