Posts Tagged ‘ AMD ’

WMA Updates Its Rating System for Doors

May 29th, 2015

The World Millwork Alliance (WMA) is revising a rule in order to rate doors better. It will formally be known as “WMA Revision BSR/AMD 100-201x, Structural Performance Ratings of Side-Hinged Exterior Door Systems and Procedures for Component Substitution (revision of ANSI/AMD 100-2013)” (or AMD 100 for short). The rule will provide door pre-hangers and distributors a way to […]

Association of Millwork Distributors is Now World Millwork Alliance

May 15th, 2015

The Association of Millwork Distributors has changed its name to the World Millwork Alliance (WMA). “The change reflects the association’s broader commitment to strengthen the millwork community and its expertise in servicing the millwork industry,” according to a statement from the organization. “After years of providing the millwork industry with a solid foundation for networking, […]

AMD Announces 2015 Board of Directors

Dec 22nd, 2014

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) has announced its 2015 board of directors. It’s comprised of executives from both the distribution and manufacturing sides of the millwork industry. “The association is fortunate to have resilient leadership guiding the association into 2015,” AMD Chief Executive Officer Rosalie Leone said in a statement. “The 2015 board of […]

ODL Presents Door Glass Design to AMD Board of Directors

Oct 23rd, 2014

In honor of this year’s 50th Association of Millwork Distributors’ (AMD) Annual Convention, ODL Inc., presented the AMD board of directors with a customized door glass design for its headquarters entryway. “ODL is honored to be part of AMD and celebrate its 50th anniversary,” says Keith Juhola, vice president of sales and marketing for ODL. […]

AMD Kicks off 50 Years with a Name Change

Oct 21st, 2014

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) is meeting this week in Tampa, but as of a few hours ago they are now meeting as the World Millwork Alliance. The name was announced as part of the group’s opening session this afternoon. Nathan Potter, outgoing president, says the change is part of the association’s strategic plan. […]

AMD Members “Lay it all Out” in Industry Roundtable

Oct 21st, 2014

Members of the Association of Millwork Distributors participated in a roundtable session yesterday where they were able to ask questions and share concerns. DWM/Shelter editor Tara Taffera was lucky enough to sit in at one such discussion and learn what is keeping members up at night and what they are happy about post recession. First […]

AMD Offers Practical Advice for Convention Attendees

Oct 20th, 2014

Attendees at the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) Annual convention attended educational sessions today before the exhibits and trade show kicks off in earnest tomorrow. David Meyer of Houzz detailed how this social media site can change the home remodeling and design process for homeowners and trade professionals. Most importantly he told attendees how they […]

Jack Cortese to Receive 2014 Ron Taylor Award

Aug 25th, 2014

Jack Cortese will receive the Association of Millwork Distributors’ (AMD) 2014 Ron Taylor Award of Integrity and Commitment on October 19, 2014, at the AMD 50th Annual Convention and Tradeshow in Tampa, Fla. According to the press release, Cortese was recognized as an individual who exemplifies the talent to connect with people, fearless in commitments, […]

Association of Millwork Distributors Celebrates its 50th Annual Convention & Tradeshow

Aug 19th, 2014

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) will hold its 50th Annual Convention & Tradeshow October 19-23 in Tampa, Fla. The event will take place in the Tampa Convention Center and Marriott Waterside Hotel. “For 50 years, the Annual AMD Convention has been a vital tradeshow and conference for all facets of the millwork industry, with […]

Energy Star and SHEDS Focus of Recent Code Update

Oct 16th, 2012

There are various codes and standards that those in the door and window industry need to keep track of and Jessica Ferris, director of codes and standards for the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD), outlined these standards for those who attended the AMD Convention and trade show last week in Louisville. Emily Zachery, D & […]

This site uses cookies which allow us to give you the best browsing experience possible. Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalize your web experience. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please see our Privacy Policy.