Posts Tagged ‘ Deceuninck North America ’

Citing Hurricane Ida and Its Domino Effect, Deceunick Declares Force Majeure

Sep 15th, 2021

After suppliers of raw materials and additives invoked the pertinent force majeure clauses in their contracts with Deceuninck North America, company officials delivered the same message to its door and window customers last week, notifying them of additional product shortages and possible price increases.  A “force majeure” clause (French for “superior force”) is a contract […]

New Plant Manager, VP of Operations at Deceuninck North America

Aug 26th, 2021

Deceuninck North America, a manufacturer and extruder of energy-efficient residential and commercial PVC window and door components and systems, is adding to its operations team with a new vice president of operations and a plant manager at its Monroe, Ohio, headquarters and manufacturing facility. Mark Leszczynski joins Deceuninck as vice president of operations. Leszczynski has […]

Deceuninck FY2020 Financial Results: Strong Performance, Continued Growth in North America

Mar 4th, 2021

Deceuninck Group resumed a profitable growth track in fiscal year 2020, with an adjusted EBITDA and the company is reporting net results reaching their highest levels of the last decade. The Group says the performance was buoyed by continued growth in North America. Deceuninck North America 2020 sales increased by 20%, for a total of […]

Two Appointments to Deceuninck North America Executive Team

Feb 5th, 2021

Deceuninck North America, a producer of high performance window and door systems, has announced two appointments to its executive leadership team, effective immediately. Lytia Watson joins as vice president of human resources, and Brian Haigis is the new vice president of finance and accounting. Haigis succeeds Logan Arumugam, who will retire in March after 30 […]

GlassCon Global VE-Glass Expo VE Proves Next Best Thing to Being There

Sep 10th, 2020

GlassCon Global VE-Glass Expo VE is giving attendees and exhibitors a chance to interact virtually in ways they haven’t been able to during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s also providing plenty of relevant industry educational seminars and networking events. The first day of the show included educational tracks, with a variety of sessions, and live Q&A […]

COVID-19 Makes Retiring Bitter-Sweet for Geeraert

Jul 9th, 2020

As the effects of COVID-19 upend business plans, the pandemic didn’t change the mind of Filip Geeraert for entering retirement. But hailing from an industry that leans heavily on personal relationships, the moment did arrive bitter-sweet, he admits, after postponing plans for face-to-face farewells. Ahead of announcing his plans, Geeraert says he aimed to make […]

Deceuninck North America Inc. Names New CEO

Jun 30th, 2020

Deceuninck North America named Joren Knockaert as its new president and CEO. The company appointed Knockaert to succeed Filip Geeraert, who announced his retirement as president and CEO earlier this month. Francis Van Eeckhout, CEO of Deceuninck Group, the parent company of Deceuninck North America, says Knockaert comes to Deceuninck with extensive global experience and […]

Deceuninck CEO Retires; Moves to Chairman of the Board

Jun 1st, 2020

Filip Geeraert, CEO and president of Deceuninck North America, will retire on July 1, 2020, after 20 years with the company. While he looks forward to enjoying retirement in Colorado with his wife, and spending time with his father, siblings, and other family members in Belgium, Geeraert won’t disappear completely, as he has been appointed as Chairman of the Board […]

Covid-19 Requires Layoffs, Reorganization for Deceuninck North America

Apr 15th, 2020

Deceuninck North America today announced that, due to the market conditions, the economic uncertainty, and its responsibility to protect its employees and customers in the face of challenges brought on by COVID-19, it is laying off 30% of the employees at its Monroe, Ohio, operations effective immediately. The facility in Fernley, Nev., will not be […]

Deceuninck North America Appoints New Human Resources VP

Apr 2nd, 2020

Deceuninck North America recently named Christina Walker vice president of human resources. According to the company, Walker has more than 22 years of experience from companies such as Amazon, Pepsi Bottling, and Intelligrated, Walker will oversee the strategic direction of Deceuninck’s human resources function and focus as an employer of choice. “We are delighted to […]

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