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NAHB, NAR Launch Joint Home Performance Counts Initiative

July 14, 2020

The National Association of Home Builders and the National Association of Realtors launched a new joint initiative, Home Performance Counts, designed to help consumers better understand the high-performance home marketplace, defined as homes that prioritize comfort, durability, wellness and affordability.

Quanex Announces Promotions in North American Fenestration Group

July 14, 2020

Quanex Building Products recently promoted Wendy Rostad to senior inside sales manager and Jack Meluskey to Western regional sales manager within its North American Fenestration group. 

SoftLite Introduces New Look for Brand

July 13, 2020

SoftLite introduced a new take on its classic logo that is designed to celebrate its legacy and signify the company’s commitment to future growth. 

NAHB Chairman Issues Open Letter About Coronavirus Safety

July 9, 2020

NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke sent an open letter to the nation's residential construction workers asking them to continue following guidance to prevent the transmission of the coronavirus. 

WDMA Fall Virtual Conference Scheduled for October

July 8, 2020

WDMA’s Fall Conference is scheduled for Oct. 27-28 and will be presented virtually. 

Economic Outlook per FGIA Conference: Q2 Could Show Promise in US, Professional Services Still Shedding Jobs in Canada

July 8, 2020

Two experts offered a financial outlook for both the U.S. and Canada at the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Virtual Summer Conference. Moderator Michael Collins, managing director of Building Industry Advisors, asked questions of Katherine Judge, economist for CIBC Capital Markets, and Bill Norris, chief investment officer of CIBC Bank USA, reviewing recent economic activity and forecasting the national outlook with economic indicators for both countries.

Hanley Wood and NAHB Announce New Data Platform Focusing on Local Markets

July 7, 2020

Hanley Wood/Meyers Research and the National Association of Home Builders announced the future rollout of a new home building data platform available to NAHB's 140,000 members and powered by Zonda.

Roto’s President Re-elected on Two Leadership Positions

July 6, 2020

Chris Dimou, Roto North America’s president and CEO, was re-elected to two leadership positions on the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce and the Connecticut Invention Convention.  

Palmer-Donavin Names New CEO

July 6, 2020

Bob Woodward Jr., chairman of the board at Palmer-Donavin, announced that Robyn Pollina, current CFO at Palmer-Donavin, has been named CEO of Palmer-Donavin succeeding retiring CEO, Ron Calhoun, effective Aug. 1.