Through its subject-matter experts and years of expertise in the fenestration industry, Quanex brings you InFocus – 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
Erin Johnson is the Director of Marketing at Quanex Building Products. She has more than 20 years of experience in the fenestration industry and leads the global marketing and branding efforts for all of Quanex’s business units. She’ll keep you up to speed on marketing trends to help maximize your business.
Contact Erin Johnson directly at Erin.Johnson@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
You’ve invested in automation. Now what? Quanex’s Joe Erb will be leading two Express Learning Sessions at this year’s GlassBuild America on next steps for getting the most out of new manufacturing technologies.
Posted: August 29, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: automation, industry, strategies
Tradeshows are always a challenge to fit everything in. Read on from Quanex’s Prject Manager and Tradeshow and Event Specailist Carrie Scheetz for three practical tips to make the most of your time at tradeshows.
Posted: August 24, 2017 by Carrie Scheetz
Filed under: industry, planning, tradeshows
Though colored vinyl windows aren’t new, they’re becoming more prominent as PVC technology matures. Quanex’s Eric Thompson thinks there’s continued opportunity in color for forward-looking window and door manufacturers.
Posted: August 11, 2017 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: color, industry, vinyl
ENERGY STAR will survive, but with a lot less money in the coming budget year. Quanex Director of Government Relations Ric Jackson breaks down the latest news out of Washington about the popular program.
Posted: July 27, 2017 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: ENERGY STAR, government, industry
Last week, I wrote about a few areas where marketing professionals—whether in the fenestration industry or beyond—can be looking to keep their competitive edge.
While digital marketing has made it necessary to learn new tricks you might never have thought possible when you began your career, some things have remained the same.
Posted: July 11, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: industry, insights, Leadership, marketing, Professional Development
What’s big in communications so far in 2017? We’re not just talking marketing trends—Quanex Marketing Director Erin Johnson puts a different spin on the importance of communications in today’s forward thinking glass shops.
Posted: June 23, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: 4.0, communication, industry, internal
As industry leaders predict a new period of industrial revolution, Quanex is paving the path to the future. Learn more here. Mark Yeandle shares insights on the evolution of automation and what this will mean for the industry.
Posted: June 13, 2017 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: automation, development, industry
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 Erin Johnson
Filed under: commercial, industry, insights, trends, windows
It’s hard to believe, but another GlassBuild is now behind us. As always, it was an exciting time for the Quanex team. We soaked in the latest innovations from members of our industry, spoke with countless customers, and as always, we learned a lot.
Posted: October 27, 2016 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: fenestration, Glassbuild, IG, industry, tradeshows, trends
In a shocking move, Great Britain voted for the United Kingdom to leave their membership of the European Union. Anthony Wright, Quanex's Director of Strategic Marketing & Analysis, breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly of Brexit.
Posted: July 06, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: brexit, economy, government, industry