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Virginia Glass Products/Virginia Mirror Makes Two Strategic Sales Hires

Virginia Glass Products and Virginia Mirror Company have hired Jeremy Hoy and James Wright. Both join the company with backgrounds in the glass and glazing industry. Hoy assumes the role of national product manager focused on laminated glass and mirrors, … Continue reading

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Only Eight States Top February Peak in Construction Employment Despite Gains

Only eight states and Washington, D.C., have recouped the severe pandemic-induced losses of construction jobs that occurred last spring, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of recent government employment data. Association officials warned that job … Continue reading

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Several Industry Companies Make List of Largest Franchise Systems

Companies in several glass industry sectors have made the Franchise Times Top 200+ list, an annual ranking of the 500 largest franchise systems in the U.S. based on the previous year’s system-wide sales. To qualify, franchisees must own at least … Continue reading

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Architectural Billings Slowdown Moderated in September

A slight improvement in business conditions has led to fewer architecture firms reporting declining billings, according to a new report today from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s ABI score for September was 47.0 compared to 40.0 in August … Continue reading

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Rhyno Glass Hires New Senior Estimator

Rhyno Glass, a Florida contractor specializing in high-end interior and exterior commercial glazing, has hired Mark Burrows as senior estimator. In his new position, Burrows will help manage and grow Rhyno’s large contract division, focusing on new construction of unique … Continue reading

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