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July 30, 2013
From Glass Magazine
Ten Things Every CEO Should Know about Succession Planning
Depending on the readiness of senior management, the type of exit, and the current payout, it’s possible for a succession plan to take three years to 10 years to carry out. However, if a business is systematized, has clean financials and has mature management in place, it can be “sale ready” in less than a year.
Voting closes at 5 p.m. this Wednesday, July 31, for the Glass Magazine Award Best Installer, Production Supervisor, Project Manager and Sales Rep. The nominees are counting on your votes, so read more about them and cast your vote now! 
Industry news
Aldora Merges with Coastal Glass Distributors
GGI Announces Executive Appointments
Heartland Glass and Brin Northwestern Merge
Bill Blazek Joins Technoform Bautec North America
Crawford-Tracey to Install Curtain Wall for Jupiter Medical Center
June ABI Remains in Positive Territory
Meetings and Events
GlassBuild America to Feature NGA Architects Forum: Glass+Performance
Exhibitor Applications Available for glasstec 2014


Every year at GlassBuild America, exhibitors display unique glass designs, and 2013 will be no different. This week on the Road to GlassBuild America, meet new exhibitor Glass Coatings and Concepts, which will showcase some interesting decorative glass in the Innovative Product Pavilion in Atlanta. Plus, learn how  to a win a great prize just for registering for GlassBuild America 2013. Visit the Road and WIN!

From the Fabricator: Prepping for the Future
By Max Perilstein
The Affordable Care Act, known in some circles as “ObamaCare,” is certainly a program that every business owner needs to understand. The amount of work that will need to be done when this act is fully implemented looks to be insanely large.
Product Spotlight
Series 2600 from Crystal Window & Door Systems
The new Series 2600 aluminum double-hung tilt window from Crystal Window & Door Systems features an energy efficient 3 ¼-inch frame depth and strong weather-resistant test rating, well-suited for replacement or new construction applications. 
Great Glazing
Gordon Food Service Headquarters

Contract glazier: Vos Glass
Glass fabricator, exterior: Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Glass fabricator, interior: Glass and Mirror Craft
Glass manufacturer, interior and exterior: Guardian Industries

Buying local and staying local is how Gordon Food Service built its new 386,000-square-foot corporate headquarters in Wyoming, Mich. The modern steel, concrete and glass structure reflects the latest in sustainable design, complete with oversized windows that provide every workspace a view. Read more...

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