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Funyak Named Director of Vitro Certified Network at Vitro Architectural Glass 

Pennsylvania-based Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced it promoted Joanne Funyak to director of the Vitro Certified Network and project management at Vitro Architectural Glass. In her new role, she will l oversee the Vitro Certified Network, which provides high-performance coated glass through … Continue reading

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After 50+ Years, French Industry Consultant Savaëte Says Bonjour to his Retirement

Bernard Savaëte, industry consultant and founder of BJS.Différences, announced he has retired and closed his consulting business as of March 31, 2021. He has been a well-known speaker at many glass and glazing industry events, including Glass Performance Days, where … Continue reading

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Remembering Two Glass Industry Legends

The glass industry has lost two of its icons in the past few days. Charles O. “Moe” Peterson, Jr., former director of technical services and product development for PPG, died February 15, 2021 at the age of 83. Norman Carl … Continue reading

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Patrick Kenny Reflects on 40-Year Career as He Approaches Retirement

Patrick Kenny, vice president of marketing for Vitro Architectural Glass, has been a pioneer throughout his 40-year career in the glass industry. He’s led new departments and taken on roles that didn’t exist previously. After spending his entire career with … Continue reading

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A Recap of the Top Stories of the Decade

The 2010s saw the U.S. economy, as well as the glass industry, recover from the Great Recession, ending the decade on a high note. Throughout the past ten years, the glass industry experienced major company changes as well as a … Continue reading

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