The Glass Expo Northeast™ (GENE) ’17 hard-hitting educational line-up continues to meet the needs of the architectural glass and metal industry. Experts have been hand-selected to speak on areas to help increase your knowledge and provide an unsurpassed experience for all in attendance.

Join the industry at GENE ’17, March 30-31, and learn from the best in the business. The two-day event will be held at the Hilton Long Island/Huntington Hotel in Huntington, N.Y.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | Contract Glaziers–Do You Have What It Takes to Be the Best?

Compare your company to the best glass and glazing subcontractors in the U.S. as determined through extensive research in the glass and glazing industry. You’ll learn how successful glazing companies:

  • Focus on maximizing profits;
  • Empower employees to do their jobs as well as be accountable for results;
  • Have effective management systems to drive sales, profits and employee accountability; and
  • Operate expertly.

You’ll have a chance to do your own private evaluation and assess 14 critical areas of your business. This is a not-to-be-missed session.

Educational seminars are tentative and subject to change. To view full descriptions and further details, please click here.

Take advantage of this opportunity to hear from innovators in our industry. Register today to take part in the full educational offerings. Pre-registration discounts end March 13.

Join us in Huntington, N.Y., and support the event that is educationally driven, professionally focused and dedicated to your success. To learn more about GENE ’17, visit

About the Speaker

Richard Voreis, chief executive officer, Consulting Collaborative, a management consulting firm specializing in the construction and building products industry with offices in Dallas, Annapolis, Atlanta, Chicago and Los Angeles. His clients include architects, general contractors, subcontractors, building product manufacturers and related suppliers to the industry as well as trade associations. Many of his clients are glass and glazing subcontractors and building product manufacturers. The majority of his corporate career was with Kawneer Co. with his most recent position being vice president at the corporate headquarters in Norcross, Ga., where he was responsible for all marketing and sales related functions as well as training, research and development and engineering. He writes a weekly blog for the™ e-newsletter as well as bi-monthly articles for USGlass magazine.