Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) has announced the appointment of Chris Fronsoe to national architectural manager for the Northwest region.

Chris Fronsoe, Vitro Architectural Glass’ national architectural manager, Northwest region.

In this role, Fronsoe will provide sales and service support to architects, specification writers, glazing contractors, façade consultants and Vitro Certified™ fabricators for the commercial construction market in Washington, Oregon and Idaho in the U.S., as well as for British Columbia and Alberta in Canada.

Fronsoe has years of experience working with glass industry professionals, most recently on both vertical and sloped glazing projects.

“Chris has a strong background as a salesman in a wide range of commercial markets, but he also has an extensive knowledge of the glass and glazing industries,” said Glenn Davis, vice president, international sales, Vitro Architectural Glass. “His experience working with fabricators worldwide to set up multinational distribution networks makes him perfectly suited for working with our customers in the northwestern U.S. and Canada.”

Fronsoe has a B.A. in Business Management and Organizational Leadership from George Fox College in Newberg, Ore, and has been a featured speaker at multiple glass industry events, including Glass Performance Days, GlassCon Global and Façade Tectonics.