Posts Tagged ‘ Pella ’

Pella Announces New Vice President of National Accounts

Jan 7th, 2016

Davis Rowe has been named the vice president of national accounts for Pella Corporation. Davis succeeds Bob Kubacki, who will retire in March after 17 years with the national accounts team that oversees Pella’s partnerships with national home improvement retailers and building material suppliers to contractors. “During his time on the national accounts team, Davis guided […]

Pella’s Len Severson Awarded Top Company Honor

Dec 23rd, 2015

Len Severson, the trade general manager for Pella Windows & Doors of Wisconsin, has been selected as a 2015 Pella Corporation Director’s Award Winner. “In the ten short months Len has been with our company, the impact of his leadership has been tremendous,” said John Calawerts, principal, Pella Windows & Doors of Wisconsin. “Len brings a […]

Pella CEO Pat Meyer Exits Company

Oct 13th, 2015

Pat Meyer, Pella’s CEO since 2009, is stepping down after a 25-year career with the company. Adam Farver, the chairman of the board, has been appointed interim president and CEO by Pella’s board of directors. The board will begin a search for a new CEO immediately. Pella spokeswoman Heidi Farmer told the Des Moines Register that both […]

Pella to Open Showroom in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart

Aug 5th, 2015

Pella Corporation has signed a lease with Merchandise Mart LLC for a 7,000-square-foot permanent showroom in LuxeHome, located on the first floor of Chicago’s Merchandise Mart. Pella will display its doors, windows, blinds and shades in the new space, which is expected to open this winter. The company joins more than 30 kitchen, bath and building products brands as […]

J.D. Power Satisfaction Survey: A Strong Brand Image Pays Off

Jul 14th, 2015


The J.D. Power 2015 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study shows that most homeowners like to purchase fenestration products with as little outside input as possible – but manufacturers with strong brands who reach customers directly can make the buying experience much more satisfying for them. A total of 66 percent of customers indicate that […]

Pella Opens a New Door

Jul 9th, 2015

Pella recently announced that the company will begin offering overhead doors, along with their traditional window, patio and entry door products. Pella isn’t the first major window manufacturer to enter the garage-door fray. When we first began to focus on the door and window industry in 2006, Jeld-Wen offered a complete line of garage doors. It was […]

Pella Expands to Offer Garage Doors

Jun 16th, 2015

After years of supplying the residential door and window market, Pella is stepping into new territory. The Pella, Iowa-based company will now offer more than 300 styles of garage doors, available at Lowe’s and select independent dealers. “By extending our brand to include garage doors, we now offer our customers even more options,” says Stan […]

Pella Elects New Chairperson for Board of Directors

May 19th, 2015

Adam Farver has been elected to lead Pella Corp.’s board of directors. He succeeds his father, Charles Farver, who has served in similar roles since 1992. “Pella Corporation is indebted to Charlie, who will continue to serve on the board as director and chair emeritus, for his 36 years and counting of service and leadership,” […]

Pella Corporation to Acquire Luxury Fenestration Fabricator

Apr 20th, 2015

Grabill's doors and windows are on the high-end side, a market sector Pella wants to penetrate more.

After being family owned for almost 30 years, Grabill Windows and Doors now has a new owner. Pella Corp., a major manufacturer of doors and windows, has announced its plan to acquire the Almont, Mich.-based company, which manufactures designer and custom luxury fenestration. Formerly known as Grabill Inc., the company will now be known as […]

Pella Shenandoah Operations Achieves Energy Star® Challenge for Industry

Oct 9th, 2014

Pella Corp.’s manufacturing plant in Shenandoah, Iowa, has achieved the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Energy Star Challenge for Industry. To earn the honor, the facility reduced its energy intensity by 12.4 percent in one year, saving 4,600 British thermal units in 2013. The facility reduced its energy intensity by improving lighting, building and system […]