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April 12, 2016
From Glass Magazine
Exit Planning and Succession II: Eight Disciplines of a Successful Exit
An owner’s exit from a business will probably be the largest financial event of their life. Further, harvesting the illiquid wealth trapped in a business can also be one of the most complex transactions an owner will face. To successfully exit a business, an owner will need to develop a comprehensive, multifaceted exit plan.
Industry News
PPG Resumes Operations at Fresno Float Plant
Apogee Reports Fiscal 2015 Sales Reach Near $1 Billion
Glaston Elects New Board Members, Announces Operational Plans at General Meeting
People News
CRL-U.S. Aluminum Appoints New Orlando Service Center Manager
YKK AP Adds Eric Mayer as Architectural Sales Rep
Hawaii Architectural Sales Now Representing Safti First in Hawaii
David Hogan Joins Pertici North America
Event News
Roto-Frank of America Announced as a Silver Sponsor of 2016 Glazing Executives Forum
glasstec 2016 to Present Function Meets Glass Conference
Product Spotlight
487 Series Demountable Office Partition System with Integrated Slider from CRL-U.S. Aluminum

The 487 Series Office Partition System is now available with an integrated top-hung sliding door option that saves valuable floor space compared to conventional pivoting systems. The narrow stile, fully-framed door provides enhanced acoustical performance (STC) using minimal metal. The system also accommodates both wood and all-glass doors. 

The integrated slider is the latest addition to the company’s robust portfolio of office partition systems. Its purpose is to help glaziers better compete in the Division 10 demountable partition market.

Announcing the Glass Magazine Reader Photo Contest!
By Katy Devlin
Glass Magazine is launching its inaugural Reader Photo Contest. Readers are invited to submit photographs that highlight the achievements and advancements seen across all segments of the glass industry, from the factory floor to the jobsite.
Socially Speaking: Five Tips for Your Marketing Plan
By Meryl Williams
It’s always a good idea to set goals and form ideas for what’s to come, especially when it comes to social media. Here are some tips for things you can do to set up your, and your company’s, marketing strategy for success.
Great Glazing
Pomonok Houses, New York City Housing Authority

Contract glazier: APS Contracting Inc.
Glass manufacturers: PPG Industries; AGC Glass Co. North America
Window manufacturer: Crystal Window & Door Systems 

Built in 1952, the 35 buildings of the Pomonok complex are part of the New York City Housing Authority system and now house over 4,200 residents. A massive window replacement project involving the installation of almost 11,000 aluminum units is nearing completion in 16 buildings in the northern half of the Pomonok Houses complex in Flushing, New York.  Read more...


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