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At FGIA Hybrid Conference, Updates on Vaccine Mandates, Code Updates and More

October 26, 2021

Last week, industry representatives gathered online and in person for the 2021 Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance Hybrid Fall Conference. The conference took place Oct. 18-21 in Phoenix, Arizona, and included a mix of task group and committee work, alongside presentations about industry trends, business and management strategies and more.

At FGIA Hybrid Conference, Updates on Vaccine Mandates, Code Updates and More

World Millwork Alliance Convention & Tradeshow to Co-locate with GlassBuild America in Las Vegas in 2022

October 26, 2021

The National Glass Association has announced the World Millwork Alliance Annual Convention & Tradeshow will co-locate with its event, GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, in 2022. The co-located events will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Oct. 18-20, 2022.

Roto North America Welcomes New Laser Specialist

October 25, 2021

Roto Frank of America Inc. recently welcomed Bryan St. Amand to its team as a new laser specialist. 

Safety Demonstration Offers Active Shooter Training at FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference

October 25, 2021

In-person participants at the 2021 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Hybrid Fall Conference learned strategies and techniques for ways to disarm active shooters in a presentation and active workshop from Sentinel Security Group, which was sponsored by the FGIA Fenestration Safety Committee.

Safety Demonstration Offers Active Shooter Training at FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference

Action on Supply Chain Bottlenecks, Tariffs Needed to Boost Housing Affordability, says NAHB

October 20, 2021

Testifying before the House Small Business Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations, and Regulations, NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke told lawmakers that disruptions in the building materials supply chain that have been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic are having a disproportionate impact on smaller home building firms.

Action on Supply Chain Bottlenecks, Tariffs Needed to Boost Housing Affordability, says NAHB

Port of LA to Operate 24/7 to Ease Cargo Congestion, Spur Economy

October 20, 2021

The Port of Los Angeles is beginning around-the-clock operations as part of an effort to move stranded container ships and relieve the supply chain bottlenecks that are driving up U.S. prices and slowing the country’s economic recovery from the pandemic, according to a release from the ReBuild SoCal Partnership.

Georges Thiret Receives First-ever FGIA Lifetime Achievement Award During Hybrid Fall Conference

October 20, 2021

Thiret has held a multitude of leadership roles within the organization, including serving two separate terms as chairman of the board, and he was the 1998 recipient of the Outstanding Member Award. Having served for many years as the chair of the sites committee, he is credited with evolving AAMA events into some of the most well-renowned gatherings in the industry.

Georges Thiret Receives First-ever FGIA Lifetime Achievement Award During Hybrid Fall Conference