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The Garden Room at the National Aviary Achieves LEED® Gold Certification

The National Aviary announced the Garden Room, an all-seasons event space opened in October 2020, has been awarded LEED Gold certification. “Throughout the process of planning and building The Garden Room, the National Aviary and our project team were intentional … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Southeast Shines Brightly in Florida

The sun wasn’t the only thing shining this week in Orlando. The glass industry was as well, as Glass Expo Southeast ‘22 took place at the Rosen Plaza hotel there January 6 and 7. The event combined in-depth education through … Continue reading

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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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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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Fronsoe Joins Vitro Architectural Glass as National Architectural Manager

Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) has announced the appointment of Chris Fronsoe to national architectural manager for the Northwest region. In this role, Fronsoe will provide sales and service support to architects, specification writers, glazing contractors, façade consultants and … Continue reading

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