Posts Tagged ‘ people ’

Employee Wellbeing – a Crucial Element for Success

Jan 4th, 2024

Most door and window fabricators will agree that one of their greatest assets—if not the greatest—is their people. So, as a new year begins, most employees have either already had their year-end review or are in the process of receiving a performance evaluation this month. Most employees will agree that this process can either represent […]

Quanex Names Two New Territory Sales Managers

Sep 20th, 2023

Quanex has announced the addition of Jacob Jorgenson as its new territory sales manager for the Upper Midwest region, and Cody Ryba as the new territory sales manager for the Mid-Atlantic. The company says that the addition of Jorgenson and Ryba will help to bolster its commitment to customers throughout these key regions, providing an […]

Mike Mercker Promoted to Mechanical Engineering Manager at Con-Vey

Sep 11th, 2023

Con-Vey, a provider of material handling solutions and industrial automation, announced the promotion of Mike Mercker to the position of mechanical engineering manager. The promotion recognizes Mercker’s dedication, expertise and contributions to Con-Vey’s growth, officials said. As part of the managerial team, he helps lead the company. Originally from a suburb south of Chicago, Mike […]

AEC Adds VP of Government Affairs and Operations Role

Sep 11th, 2023

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) announced that Jason Weber is joining its staff as vice president of government affairs and operations. Weber comes to AEC with more than 25 years of experience in the aluminum extrusion industry having previously held various positions with aluminum extrusion companies, including Taber Extrusions, Alumax, Alcoa, Sapa and Hydro Extrusions […]

YKK AP America Appoints Raymond Shelton as Chief Sustainability and Communications Officer

Aug 31st, 2023

Raymond Shelton, wearing a blue button up shirt and dark blazer, has his arms crossed and is smiling into the camera.

YKK AP America (YKK AP) announced the appointment of Raymond Shelton as vice president/chief sustainability and communications officer. Officials say Shelton’s new role underscores the company’s continued commitment to building a better society through architectural products that connect people, the planet and the future. In his new role, Shelton is responsible for leading and directing […]

Doug Derusha Joins FHC

Aug 30th, 2023

Frameless Hardware Company LLC appointed Doug DeRusha to vice president of sales for the company’s Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic Regions. Prior to joining FHC, DeRusha served as sales director for C.R. Laurence (CRL), where his tenure lasted 39 years and comprised leadership, sales and educational roles, driving growth, market share and fostering customer relationships. FHC officials […]

Trade Shows: Why You Can’t Afford to Stay Home

Oct 6th, 2022

Can you afford to take time away to go to upcoming trade shows? Well, most of my customers are still as busy as ever, despite the slowdown in new construction and thanks to backorders. But unfortunately, due to inflation and higher interest rates, a slowdown is just on the horizon. Holiday spending will be more […]