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George Yuhasz, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of Winchester Industries, Passes Away

May 16th, 2024

George A. Yuhasz, the co-founder and executive vice president of Winchester Industries in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania, passed away on May 8, 2024. He was 85 years old. Born in Pittsburgh on February 9, 1939, Yuhasz was an alumnus of Mt. Lebanon High School and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree […]

YKK AP Announces Strategic Promotions to Support Future Growth

May 16th, 2024

YKK AP America Inc. announced key promotions of its leadership team. Advancements reflect the increasing scale of the organization, while position it for future growth and expansion, officials said. “These promotions are true recognition of the continued hard work, dedication, and immense value that these leaders continue to bring to our evolving organization,” said Oliver Stepe, […]

VEKA Bolsters Its Team with Personnel Changes

May 15th, 2024

VEKA has announced the addition of numerous key professionals to its team. According to company officials, these individuals “bring a wealth of experience, expertise, and enthusiasm that aligns seamlessly with VEKA’s core values of caring, acting, and growing.” John St. John assumes the role of sales account manager for VEKA’s door and window division. Company […]

Permasteelisa Appoints North American VP of Human Resources

May 15th, 2024

Permasteelisa Group named Thomas Jefferson its new vice president of human resources for North American operations. Jefferson has more than 30 years of human resources experience in various industries, including telecommunications, machinery and manufacturing, utilities and door and window manufacturing. He arrives from Andersen Corp., where he served in the same role. He was responsible […]

NFRC Document Public Review Opened; Standards Committee Member Needed

May 13th, 2024

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) board of directors recently approved three NFRC documents which are now open for public review according to the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) process. The public review and comment period opened on May 10 and will remain open until June 24, 2024. The four documents to be submitted for […]

Sunview Windows & Doors Wins ThreeBestRated Award of Excellence

May 13th, 2024

Sunview Windows & Doors of Edmonton, Canada, recently announced it has been honored with the 2024 ThreeBestRated® award for outstanding service in the field. Upon receiving the award, company officials said, “We take great pride in our service and dedicate ourselves fully to every project, regardless of its scale. Our meticulous attention to detail over […]

FlexScreen Appoints Nesselrode Director of Strategic Initiatives

May 9th, 2024

FlexScreen has announced the appointment of Troy Nesselrode as director of strategic initiatives. Company officials say Nesselrode brings “a blend of personal and professional integrity, strong leadership and communication skills, and a strategic mindset” to the role. His experience in sourcing, cost control, qualification, and continuous improvement across various industries and functional areas will be […]

American Renolit Holds Laminating Symposium

May 9th, 2024

American Renolit Corp. held a symposium recently, where attendees experienced a day of educational and hands-on sessions covering the facets of profile lamination. The event was sponsored by Wrap-Tak of Newark, Ohio, the U.S. distributor for WPR wrapping machinery and TAKA brand adhesive technologies. It was hosted by Blue Inc., a contract-laminator, at its facility […]

Crystal Window & Door Systems Set for Yet Another Expansion

May 8th, 2024

Shortly after expanding operations in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and purchasing a 44-acre parcel in Mansfield, Texas, Crystal Window & Door Systems is at it again—this time in North Carolina. North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced last week that the company will locate a manufacturing center in Johnston County, creating 501 jobs. He says the company will […]

PGT Custom Windows and Doors Announces Partnership with Celebrity Designers

May 8th, 2024

PGT Custom Windows and Doors by MITER Brands recently announced a partnership with Brian and Mika Kleinschmidt, custom home designers featured on HGTV shows, including 100 Day Dream Home and Rock the Block. According to the company, the partnership provides the Kleinschmidts access to the full suite of PGT products, which they, in turn, will […]