Posts Tagged ‘ William Christensen ’

Third-Quarter Results Show Challenges for Door and Window Companies

Nov 13th, 2023

Publicly traded door and window companies released their third-quarter financial results in recent weeks, showing mixed outcomes across net sales and income. PGT Innovations (PGTI) represented a bright spot, showing a year-over-year increase in net sales of 4% at $400 million. PGTI’s success comes as the company returned nearly $30 million of capital to its […]

Jeld-Wen Completes Sale of Australasia Business to Platinum Equity

Jul 5th, 2023

Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. recently completed the sale of its Jeld-Wen Australasia business to Platinum Equity, a global interest firm. The deal follows through on a plan announced by Platinum Equity in April 2023. “The closing of this transaction represents a significant milestone in our strategy to simplify and streamline the company while maximizing shareholder value,” […]

Jeld-Wen Names Hayes EVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Jun 5th, 2023

Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. has announced the appointment of Jas S. Hayes to executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. Hayes most recently served as senior vice president, deputy general counsel and corporate secretary for Jeld-Wen, and succeeds Roya Behnia, who previously announced her impending retirement in July 2022. “Since joining Jeld-Wen in 2018, Jas […]

Jeld-Wen, Masonite Optimistic About First-Quarter Results

May 11th, 2023

With the first fiscal quarter of 2023 in the books, financial reports are trickling in from door and window manufacturers, including Jeld-Wen and Masonite. Jeld-Wen CEO William Christensen reports “solid first quarter results” for the company, while Masonite reports results that were “ahead of expectations” despite a year-over-year decline from Q1 2022. For the first […]

Fourth-Quarter and Year-End Results Mostly Positive, Despite Challenging Year

Feb 27th, 2023

Four publicly traded door and window companies released financial results last week, showing mostly solid fourth-quarter and year-end results. Despite a housing market that slumped throughout 2022, net sales were up for Masonite and PGT Innovations in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, reports from Fortune Brands Innovations (including Therma-Tru, Larson and Master Lock) weren’t as strong, […]

REHAU Mourns the Loss of Company Founder Helmut Wagner

Jan 28th, 2021

REHAU company founder and honorary president Helmut Wagner passed away last Sunday, January 24, in Switzerland surrounded by his family. He was 95. Wagner had been involved in plastics since 1948, founding the company in the city of Rehau, Upper Franconia, Germany, as a successful family-owned company that employees say is still strongly characterized by […]

REHAU Appoints Dr. Thomas Troeger CEO of Americas Region

Jan 11th, 2021

Last week, REHAU announced the promotion of Dr. Thomas Troeger from CMO to chief executive officer (CEO) of the Americas region. Troeger is part of the regional executive board of REHAU Americas, headquartered in Leesburg, Va. Working there with him are chief financial officer Theo Haast and Terry Barnaby, head of operations (COO). Troeger has […]