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
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 Erin Johnson
Filed under: glass, residential, trends, vinyl
AAMA is about more than just industry updates, Erin Johnson shares what she learned from the conference in this In Focus blog.
Posted: March 15, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: AAMA, communication, nonverbal
User experience (UX) is one of the most important factors to consider in all types of digital marketing efforts. This is why Erin Johnson, Quanex's director of marketing, is revisiting the topic in this week's post.
Posted: March 01, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: marketing, user experience, web
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
Get connected and continue adapting. These are just some of the key takeaways from the 2017 International Builders' Show and Consumer Electronics Show. Check out more about the annual shows in this recap.
Posted: February 01, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: automation, CES, IBS
Wondering how to master Google AdWords? Erin Johnson shares some quick tips on getting the most out of your digital budget.
Posted: January 30, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: Adwords, Google, SEO
One of the greatest enemies of effective content marketing is stagnancy. Erin Johnson, Quanex's director of marketing, explains why it's critical to keep your content fresh.
Posted: January 18, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: content, marketing, update
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
Millennials now make up the largest portion of the workforce. Brenna Schmidt, Quanex's human resources manager, shares why it is essential to accommodate the millennial workforce in the building and construction industry.
Posted: January 09, 2017 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: employee, millennials, workplace
Millennials account for 42 percent of today’s homebuyers, despite the potential barriers they must overcome such as student loan debt. Erin Johnson, Quanex’s director of marketing, shares important facts to consider when marketing to the often-misunderstood millennial generation.
Posted: January 06, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: housing, market, millennials