Posts Tagged ‘ ODL Inc ’

ODL Sells Zabitat to Pease Doors

Feb 8th, 2024

ODL Inc., a building products manufacturer, and Pease Doors, a distributor of building products, have announced they entered into an agreement for Pease Doors to acquire Zabitat, an ODL subsidiary. Zabitat has been in direct-to-consumer building materials sales for the last decade. “This acquisition helps position Pease Doors as the preeminent direct-to-consumer building materials source […]

ODL Inc. Promotes Dave Klein to President and CEO

Jan 10th, 2024

ODL Inc. recently announced the promotion of Dave Klein to the position of president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 1, 2024. Klein has been part of the ODL team for the past eight years, initially joining as chief operating officer. He was promoted to the role of president and COO in 2020. This […]

A Look Back: DWM’s Top Stories of 2023

Dec 28th, 2023

As the year wraps up, [DWM] takes a look back at the year and tallies our top stories over the last 12 months. At the top of the list is a lawsuit involving a big name in the business, but facility closures and acquisitions collectively dominated the list. Readers kept the list pretty well-rounded, with […]

ODL Recalls Nearly 40,000 Severe Weather Inserts Over Safety Issues

May 8th, 2023

ODL Inc. issued a product recall last week for one of the company’s door glass products designed for impact resistance and hurricane protection. Issued in connection with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall pertains to “Severe Weather” door glass inserts manufactured between the dates of May 1, 2022, and December 6, 2022. Products […]

ODL Adds Denise Quinnette as VP of Product and Brand Management

Apr 24th, 2023

ODL Inc. has added to its marketing team, announcing the hiring of Denise Quinnette as vice president of product and brand management. Quinnette will lead the company’s product management, marketing insights, and integrated marketing teams, overseeing product development, branding and marketing efforts across all product lines. “Like the home construction and remodeling industries, the door […]

ODL Acquires Tru Tech Doors

Apr 5th, 2023

ODL Inc. is expanding into exterior doors with the purchase of Tru Tech Doors of Ontario. David Klein, ODL president and chief operating officer, says the development will put the company in a position to deliver customers the “complete door solution” while supporting commitments to long-term growth and innovation. Jim Oren, ODL vice president of […]

Innovation for Fenestration

Mar 15th, 2023

“Creativity is thinking up new things. Innovation is doing new things.”– Theodore Levitt At the recent Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Annual Conference in San Diego, we held the second annual session on Innovation, titled “Embracing Innovation in the Fenestration industry,” where I served as facilitator. Three award winning organizations presented their innovations in this session. These companies shared […]

Jaclyn Harrison Joins ODL as EVP of HR

Mar 9th, 2023

ODL Inc. recently announced the appointment of Jaclyn Harrison as executive vice president of human resources. Harrison reports to ODL’s president and chief operating officer, David Klein, and manages a team in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, UK and China. Harrison joins ODL from BISSELL Homecare Inc. where she was the global vice president of human […]

With COVID Out of the Way, FGIA Regains Laser Focus on Initiatives

Feb 16th, 2023

A professional crowd moves through a hotel lobby.

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance’s (FGIA) annual conference took place this week in San Diego, where officials provided updates for various initiatives and collaborations. After progress slowed amid the COVID-19 pandemic, most efforts have since regained their momentum, officials said, including several impacting the environment and building codes, and one that’s set to change […]

ODL Acquires Canadian Insulated Glass Manufacturer

Aug 15th, 2022

ODL Inc. has acquired Robover, Inc., an insulated glass manufacturer in Quebec, Canada. The move comes as ODL, a North American glass supplier, looks to expand its mission of building value into building products. According to ODL, Robover is an ideal partner thanks to its more than 20 years of experience delivering insulated glass solutions […]