Dormakaba announced Ron Biberdorf joined its Access Solutions Americas segment as vice president, interior glass systems North America. He will lead these product lines in North and South America. Biberdorf joined the company on August 9 and will be based in Atlanta.
“Ron is a proven glass systems expert with 47 years in the business who founded and was the first president of DORMA-Glas Inc. in 1987 for the North American market,” said Ron Virden, senior vice president, entrance and interior glass systems.
“Interior glass systems remain an essential part of the dormakaba portfolio in the Americas,” said Virden. “Our current glass portfolio includes glass fittings, glass door systems, and horizontal sliding walls. We’re also continuing to invest in the tools and resources necessary for driving interior glass systems specifications, demand, and profitable growth in North America.”
“Interior glass products from dormakaba are among the most trusted solutions in the industry,” said Biberdorf. “My aim is to advance our interior glass portfolio as important components of today’s modern, smart, and secure buildings with unmatched architectural and aesthetic qualities.”
Biberdorf’s most recent role was as director of envision systems at Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions. He has served or is currently serving on boards and committees for the National Glass Association (NGA), formerly the Glass Association of North America, and developed related design guides and engineering standards manuals.