Posts Tagged ‘ NWDA ’

Energy Star Update: Work Underway on Version 7.0

Feb 2nd, 2017

Doug Anderson, the project manager for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program for windows, doors and skylights, gave a presentation during the recent Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) winter meetings in Baltimore. He shared important information for fenestration manufacturers on the Version 7.0 specification, which is in  the early stages of development. […]

An Expanded WMDA: What Does it Mean?

Jan 26th, 2017

This week’s announcement that the Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) will merge with the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) could boost WDMA’s clout within the industry and on Capitol Hill. First, it has the potential to nearly double WDMA’s membership. The association currently has about 90 members, according to president and CEO Michael […]

WDMA, NWDA to Merge Operations

Jan 24th, 2017

The Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) has agreed to merge operations with the Window & Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA), with the members of NWDA becoming members of the newly formed WDMA-Northeast.  The merger was announced at Tuesday’s NWDA winter meetings in Baltimore. Under the new structure, WDMA-Northeast members will continue to receive the same benefits […]

NWDA Winter Meeting Registration Open

Dec 13th, 2016

The Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) will hold its annual winter meeting on January 23-24, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Md. Registration is now open for the event. Things get underway on  January 23 with an opening reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. On Tuesday, there will be a full […]

Expert: Economy’s Growth Helps Fenestration Industry

Jul 22nd, 2016

Mike Collins of Building Industry Advisors gave attendees at last week’s Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) Summer Meeting in Uncasville, Conn., reasons for cautious optimism. His overview and outlook for the door and window industry showed that an improving economy and a growing housing market should mean greater opportunities for manufacturers and installers. Overall, economic indicators are generally positive, Collins […]

NWDA Summer Meeting Talks Millennials, More

Jul 21st, 2016

The Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) wrapped up its two-day Summer Meeting at the Mohegan Sun Casino Resort in Uncasville, Conn., this week. The conference featured a slate of informative speakers, supplier sponsor displays, the association’s board meeting, a golf outing and an evening networking reception. The speakers from the fenestration industry and the business world covered a […]

Despite Snowzilla, NWDA Winter Meeting Features Strong Attendance

Feb 2nd, 2016

Not even a record regional snowstorm could stop the recent winter meeting of the Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) at the Valley Forge Casino Resort near Philadelphia. About 70 decision-makers from door and window manufacturer and supplier firms attended the event, which took place right after a blizzard dumped around two feet of snow on the region. The educational program on the second […]

At NWDA, The Arrows are Pointing Up

Jun 16th, 2015

Growth was the buzzword at the summer meeting of the Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA), held this week at the Minerals at Crystal Springs Resort in Vernon, N.J.  NWDA president Steve Chen of Crystal Window and Door Systems kicked off the meeting with a brief presentation on the state of the organization. He said […]

NWDA Opens Registration for 2015 Summer Meeting

May 4th, 2015

The wait is over. Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) members can now register for the association’s summer meeting. The event will be held June 15-16 at Minerals at Crystal Springs Resort in Vernon, N.J. The golf outing will be held at the resort as well. The group room rate is $149. In order to […]

WDMA Aims to Amplify Industry’s Voice in Washington

Mar 23rd, 2015

Codes and advocacy were the focus on Monday as the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) opened its spring meeting and legislative conference at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington, D.C. The annual gathering is held in conjunction with the National Lumber and Building Materials Dealers Association (NLBMDA) and the Northeast Window & Door Association […]