Through its subject-matter experts and years of expertise in the fenestration industry, Quanex brings you In Focus – the premier industry blog for the latest market insights, marketing trends, association news and legislation updates.
Carrie Scheetz is Marketing Project Manager for Quanex Building Products. She has more than 10 years of experience in the fenestration industry, planning and executing robust, modern tradeshow and event strategies. Carrie is an expert at bringing value to both customers and sales representatives.
Contact Carrie Scheetz directly at Carrie.Scheetz@quanex.com
Eric Thompson is a National Account Manager for Quanex Building Products with more than 15 years of experience specializing in vinyl window and door profiles. Eric’s high level of expertise and close relationships with customers will bring you the most relevant trends in vinyl.
Contact Eric Thompson directly at Eric.Thompson@quanex.com
Contact Guest Blogger directly at
Joe Erb is a Commercial Sales Specialist for Quanex Building Products. With more than 20 years of experience, Joe drives awareness and use of high-performance glazing and framing in the commercial market through education and technical support. His technical background brings into focus the challenges and the opportunities in today’s industry.
Contact Joe Erb directly at Joe.Erb@quanex.com
Natalia Bubis is the Corporate HR Manager at Quanex Building Products. She has over eight years of experience in human resources and career development, and will help you keep the pulse on today’s evolving HR and talent landscape.
Contact Natalia Bubis directly at Natalia.Bubis@quanex.com
For many of us prepandemic, our homes might have primarily functioned as a mere pass-through—a central location for our families to sleep, quickly eat meals and throw our belongings before running out to work or other activities. Now, for many of us, our homes have become the center for everything, from work to school for our kids and everything in between.
Posted: July 23, 2020 by Carrie Scheetz
Filed under: design, housing, trends
In a new blog post for In Focus, Quanex’s Joe Erb explains how commercial fenestration professionals find success by applying simplicity to their business and solutions.
Posted: March 12, 2020 by Joe Erb
Filed under: commercial, design, fenestration
New on In Focus, Quanex’s Larry Johnson shares why the evolution of bold architectural design continues to rely on proven products.
Posted: May 16, 2019 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: architecture, commercial, design
Augmented reality technology is one new tool in the hands of architects and designers. Quanex’s Eric Thompson breaks down what that could mean for the commercial fenestration community.
Posted: March 29, 2019 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: architecture, design, digital
In the latest for In Focus, Quanex’s Eric Thompson writes about why performance, aesthetics and functionality of glass technologies are all fundamentally linked.
Posted: February 08, 2019 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: design, glass, trends
Quanex’s Erin Johnson discusses some of the implications of 3D printing for building and construction in the latest post on In Focus.
Posted: October 11, 2018 by
Upfront design and engineering remains one of the most important components of modern fenestration manufacturing. Quanex Technical Services Rep John Ryba explains why.
Posted: November 29, 2017 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: automation, codes, design
Redesigning a website that meets the needs of customers is a significant undertaking. Erin Johnson, Quanex's director of marketing, shares the five lessons the Quanex team discovered while redesigning Quanex.com.
Posted: November 08, 2016 by
Infographics are a great tool for communicating data in a visually appealing format. Kim Kress, Quanex's marketing project manager, gives tips for making an impact with infographics.
Posted: August 19, 2016 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: design, infographic, marketing, social
It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that B2B marketing communications can’t be as exciting as consumer marketing. But by the contrary, it’s all the reason that B2B marketers should be more creative, more forward-thinking with their materials. Guest Blogger Kim Kress, Quanex's marketing project manager, discusses some new design trends in B2B marketing.
Posted: July 20, 2016 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: B2B, design, marketing, trends