Posts Tagged ‘ Western Window Systems ’

Western Window Systems Launches Women’s Leadership Network

Feb 10th, 2020

Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, announced the launch of Leading Ladies, a voluntary women’s network initiated in 2017 by PGT president and CEO Jeff Jackson. “Now more than ever, businesses need to view diversity and inclusion as a strength and use these types of networks to lobby for real […]

Zorge Receives 2019 FEI Financial Executive of the Year Award

May 6th, 2019

Financial Executives International (FEI) announced that Western Window Systems chief financial officer, Heather Zorge, is the recipient of its 2019 FEI Financial Executive of the Year Award in the private company category. The award goes to financial executives who have exhibited exceptional accomplishments as corporate stewards, while also contributing positively to their companies. “Heather’s strong […]

Western Window Systems’ Employee Named CFO of the Year

Nov 6th, 2018

Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations Inc. brand, recently announced its chief financial officer (CFO), Heather Zorge, has been named the 2018 CFO of the Year by the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI). “[This award] honors outstanding financial executives in the business community who demonstrate excellent financial management,” according to the […]

PGT Completes Acquisition of Western Window Systems

Aug 13th, 2018

PGT Innovations has completed its acquisition of Western Window Systems. “With the completion of this acquisition, we have positioned PGT Innovations as a national leader in the premium window and door space, with a diversified geographic footprint, customer base, and a higher margin profile,” says Jeff Jackson, president and CEO of PGT Innovations. “We are […]

PGT Innovations Reports Strong Second Quarter

Jul 30th, 2018

PGT Innovations Inc.  saw its net sales increase 23 percent in the second quarter of 2018 to $169 million, mostly due to strong growth in the company’s repair and remodeling sector. “Demand for our products continues to grow based on our deep customer relationships and increased awareness of the benefits of our impact-resistant products following […]

PGT Innovations to Buy Western Window Systems

Jul 24th, 2018

PGT Innovations entered into an agreement to acquire Arizona-based Western Window Systems for $360 million. The transaction, which should wrap up in the third quarter of 2018, will create a combined company that’s expected to generate approximately $706 million to $732 million in net sales. Following the close of the transaction, Western Window Systems will […]

Brian Leizerowicz Named Western Window Systems Commercial Sales Director

May 30th, 2018

Western Window Systems  has hired Brian Leizerowicz as commercial sales director. In this newly created role, Leizerowicz will provide leadership and coordination across Western Window Systems’ commercial projects. “Western Window Systems is strongly committed to invest and grow in multi-family and commercial channels, and we’re thrilled that Brian is bringing his leadership and experience in […]

Western Window, Thompson Creek Named Best Places to Work

May 23rd, 2018

Western Window Systems of Phoenix, Ariz., and Thompson Creek Windows of Lanham, Md., were both named to the  Inc. magazine Best Places to Work list for 2018. The 2018 Inc. Best Workplaces Awards assessed applicants on the basis of benefits and perks offered, as well as employee responses to a survey that was developed in […]

Glass Company Owner Has Plan to Fix Labor Shortage

Mar 13th, 2018

The skilled-labor shortage continues to be a serious problem for the construction industry, but the owner of one Nevada-based glass company is responding to the challenge by launching an online vocational school to train young workers in the trades. The Ground Up Trade School is the vision of Joshua Munns, the owner and president of […]

Western Window Systems Named One of Arizona’s Top Private Companies

Nov 17th, 2017

Western Window Systems recently was honored in two key categories at the Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards, which recognizes the state’s biggest and best privately held companies. The awards event was held November 3 at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. Western Window Systems was listed among the top 50 in the categories of “Top […]