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Economics Expert Touches on Trade, Labor, Immigration at FGIA Annual Conference

February 17, 2020

Those at the 2020 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Annual Conference heard an economics expert offer perspective on several global topics.

FGIA Unveils New Logo, Brand at Annual Conference

February 17, 2020

During the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance inaugural 2020 Annual Conference, the association officially launched its brand, including a new logo and promotional video. On Jan. 1, 2020, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance officially came together to form a new, united organization: FGIA.

FGIA Annual Conference Keynote Speaker Jim Hunter Champions Power of Servant Leadership

February 17, 2020

The keynote speaker at the 2020 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Annual Conference made a case for servant leadership over traditional management. Speaker Jim Hunter broke down the five parts of the servant leader model: leadership, authority, service and sacrifice, love and will.

Magistrate Orders Lawsuit by Former Fuyao Executive to Mediation

February 17, 2020

The Dayton Daily News reported that David Burrows’ lawsuit against his former employer, Fuyao Glass America, was ordered to mediation by U.S. Magistrate Judge Sharon Ovington.

Board of Directors of Glaston Resolved on Continuing Incentive Plan for Key Employees

February 17, 2020

The board of directors of Glaston Corp. resolved to continue its share-based incentive plan for the Group key employees.

The Voilàp Group Purchases Mecal

February 17, 2020

The Voilàp Group finalized an agreement to purchase 80 percent of the share capital of Mecal, an Italian company specialized in the manufacture of machinery and systems for processing aluminium and light alloys. Full implementation of this operation is planned during the first quarter of 2020.

Environmental Charity Ranks AGC in Top 200 for Water Security

February 17, 2020

CDP, a not-for-profit charity that helps companies and regions manage environmental impacts, included AGC as part of its “A List 2019” for water security.

FGIA Recognizes Industry Leaders for Excellence During Inaugural FGIA Annual Conference

February 13, 2020

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance recognized the contributions and achievements of its members and congratulated award winners at the inaugural FGIA Annual Conference Awards banquet held in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Award presenters noted the importance of these member contributions, which serve to progress the work of the industry overall.

SDC Hires Les Neal as New Central Region Business Development Manager

February 13, 2020

SDC hired Les Neal as its business development manager, Central Region, responsible for all major accounts, distributors and security and hardware representatives.

 

Dodge Momentum Index Starts 2020 on the Downside

February 10, 2020

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 2.7 percent in January to 152.5 (2000=100) from the revised December reading of 156.7, snapping a four-month streak of gains.