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
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
Tough standards for windows and doors act as a mark of quality. Anthony Wright, Quanex's director of strategic marketing & analysis, discusses the increasingly stringent Miami-Dade certification.
Posted: November 16, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: building, codes, Miami-Dade
Millennials are key to the resurgence of the housing market. Anthony Wright, Quanex's director of strategic marketing & analysis, discusses the factors that hold back millennial homeownership.
Posted: October 07, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: housing, market, millennials
Wind turbines now account for 16 percent of Texas' generating capacity. Anthony Wright, Quanex's director of strategic marketing & analysis, shares how Texas is going green.
Posted: September 30, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: energy, green, solar
Millennials have officially reached home-buying age and are making their impact on the housing market. Anthony Wright, Quanex's Director of Strategic Marketing & Analysis shares insights from recent statistics.
Posted: September 06, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: housing, millennials, ownership
At the beginning of this year, I wrote about how a series of strong tailwinds were helping to push the solar market to new heights in 2016. The broad global climate agreement signed in Paris late last year, a five-year extension on a beneficial tax credit for solar investment in the United States, and a greater focus on environmental sustainability among businesses all indicated that solar was set for a big 2016.
Posted: July 29, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: energy, green, solar, sustainable
“Customer satisfaction” is an idea that businesses of all types have wrestled with for many years. Many companies seek to improve customer satisfaction, but the traditional means for quantifying it are frequently unreliable—and they don’t always line up with growth or profit.
Posted: July 12, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: customer, insights, market, NPS, satisfaction
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
Take a look at the weather patterns over the past year or so, and it’s hard not to be a little bit spooked: As of this past April, we’ve now witnessed 12 consecutive months of record-breaking heat.
Posted: June 16, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: government, green, trends
The housing market is a direct indicator of the state of the window and door market. As we reach the halfway point of 2016, we’re taking a look at how things are shaping up. So what’s worth paying attention to so far?
Posted: June 10, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: family, housing, single, trends
Here’s some food for thought: According to some recent research by the analytics firm IDC, the “digital universe”—or the data that surrounds us every day—doubles in cumulative size every two years. And while that statistic may not necessarily be surprising, it can certainly be intimidating.
Posted: April 13, 2016 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: big, data, insights, market, mining