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
Cristina Murray is the North American Marketing Director for Quanex Building Products. An award-winning marketing leader, Cristina Murray has significant experience driving brand awareness and achieving market excellence in the B2B marketplace. She is a leader and team builder who thrives on building marketing and communications messages to drive a business.
Contact Cristina Murray directly at email@example.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
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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
The National Fenestration Ratings Council (NFRC) has developed a new tool that simplifies how window manufacturers can test their products for thermal performance. Quanex’s Doug Hauck breaks down the implications.
Posted: March 06, 2020 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: energy, manufacturing, performance
La Casa de los Cristales® is one of Argentina’s top glass fabrication and distribution companies. Read about how Super Spacer TriSeal was a integral part in combating the harsh cold elements at the Argentina, Marambio Base.
Posted: February 27, 2020 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: architecture, performance, windows
Extreme environments call for extreme fenestration performance. Learn how Quanex’s Super Spacer technology contributes to the toughest challenges in a new post on In Focus.
Posted: July 25, 2019 by Joe Erb
Filed under: efficient, energy, performance
This year’s AIA Conference brought new insights and high-quality solutions to the building and construction industry. Joe Erb and Eric Thompson share their thoughts on the conference in this In Focus post.
Posted: May 12, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: AIA, performance, tradeshows
The demands faced by insulating glass (IG) manufacturers seem to grow stricter as time passes, with shorter production schedules, higher order volume and greater efficiency standards all driving our industry. Guest Blogger Joe Erb, Quanex's commercial sales specialist, shares IG line maintenance practices.
Posted: July 27, 2016 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: glass, maintenance, performance
Window components, such as selants, can play a large role in offering customers the total package—a window system that offers natural light, views and other aesthetic benefits while maintaining excellent thermal performance. Guest Blogger Brian Kress, a product sales specalist at Quanex, talks about what you should look for in a selants provider.
Posted: July 19, 2016 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: aesthetics, IG, performance, sealants, thermal
Insulating glass (IG) production is a careful and exacting process—an unsurprising statement to anyone in our industry. But it’s worth restating nonetheless, because today’s fenestration professionals have more options than ever to optimize IG production, to ensure high-quality, high-performance products. Guest Blogger and Commercial Sales Specialist for IG Systems Joe Erb discusses what high-speed automation can do for you!
Posted: July 01, 2016 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: efficient, employee, performance