YKK AP and Sapa to sponsor 2012 Glazing Executives Forum
Officials from the National Glass Association announced that YKK AP America has signed on as lead sponsor of the 7th Annual Glazing Executives Forum, to be held in Las Vegas, Sept. 13 in conjunction with GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo. The program was created by and for owners, presidents, CEOs and senior managers in the North American glazing and architectural glass industry to help build enduring relationships and to provide a collegial forum for collaboration on common challenges, according to an NGA release.
"Our company is committed to continuous improvement in every area of our business, so lending our support to the industry's most important best practices forum is a natural," said Oliver Stepe, senior vice president of sales & marketing for YKK AP America. "We are impressed with the slate of world-class speakers, interactive educational sessions and unique networking opportunities, and we're urging all of our brethren in the glazing and architectural glass industry to join us in Las Vegas for this year's event."
Additionally, the NGA announced that Sapa Extrusions North America will be another sponsor for the event.
"We are proud to support this important national best practices Forum. As a major supplier of aluminum extrusions for windows and glass curtain wall, Sapa is strongly committed to the success of glaziers and the architectural glass industry. We are excited about this year's Forum and its outstanding line-up of peer-to-peer networking, educational sessions and top-flight speakers," said Mark Spencer, national accounts manager at Sapa.