FGIA Welcomes New Technical Training SpecialistNovember 4th, 2021 by Editor
Aaron Blom has joined the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) as a new technical training specialist. Blom is responsible for conducting and developing FGIA’s professional education and technical training programs.
“Aaron’s strengths as an industrial engineer, a skilled trainer, versatile communicator and a commercial industry sales representative will serve him well and directly align with the needs for this important new position,” said Kathy Krafka Harkema, FGIA’s U.S. technical operations director. “Due to the continued growth of our education initiatives, we look forward to training and inspiring even more people thanks to Aaron’s enthusiastic, dedicated training expertise and outreach.”
Blom most recently served as director of preconstruction for Architectural Preconstruction LLC. He is versed in the commercial industry, having previously served as a Southwest sales representative for major projects, and earlier as an outside sales representative for FGIA member Oldcastle Building Envelope. Blom’s hiring is part of the association’s growth and strategic planning goals, officials said, and he began his position with FGIA on October 25, working remotely from his base in Colorado, and traveling to FGIA training sessions and events in the U.S. and Canada.