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
Following the housing market this summer has been a bit like riding a roller coaster. For instance: The month of May saw housing starts jump to an 11-year high, indicating that the summer busy season for construction was in full swing. The figures outperformed many expectations at the time, with starts totaling 1.35 million versus an expected 1.31 million.
Posted: July 23, 2018 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: housing, market, trends
Quanex Marketing Director Erin Johnson takes stock of some major architectural and design trends that fenestration manufacturers should be keeping an eye on.
Posted: April 27, 2018 by
What’s in store for the housing market in 2018? Quanex Director of Strategic Marketing & Analysis Anthony Wright investigates.
Posted: December 06, 2017 by Anthony Wright
Returning from this year’s Greenbuild Conference and Expo in Boston, Quanex’s Eric Thompson discusses how and why “green” building principles are becoming the new normal.
Posted: November 22, 2017 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: building, green, trends
The housing market is always evolving, and so are the ways in which potential buyers and renters are influenced in their decisions. Quanex’s Marketing Director Erin Johnson takes a look at some new ways that influence is taking shape.
Posted: November 13, 2017 by
What’s in store for the housing market in 2018? Quanex’s Anthony Wright offers some thoughts coming after this year’s GlassBuild.
Posted: September 28, 2017 by Anthony Wright
Likely homeowners are facing an uphill battle in today’s housing market. Quanex Marketing Director Erin Johnson takes a look at some of the contributing factors.
Posted: August 17, 2017 by
What is the new hot trend in higher-end homes? Read more to discover how larger windows are continuing to make a trendy appearance.
Posted: March 22, 2017 by
The Tiny House trend continues to receive both praise and skepticism. Find out more about this emerging trend in this latest blog post from Anthony Wright.
Posted: February 10, 2017 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: housing, market, Tiny, trends
A lot happened in the fenestration industry in the past year, and as part of our commitment to our customers and our industry, Quanex was there to provide insight into how those developments affect your business.
Posted: January 16, 2017 by