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
New on InFocus, Quanex Marketing Director Erin Johnson notes that in a world where digital marketing dominates, personal, face-to-face connection with customers might be more important than ever.
Posted: March 12, 2019 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: digital, marketing, trends
Busy season isn’t far off, and with it will come a flurry of activity on the plant floors across the country. An influx of building activity in the spring and summer means more orders, more units to be made and shipped out the door.
Posted: February 28, 2019 by Joe Erb
Filed under: safety
In the latest for In Focus, Quanex’s Eric Thompson takes stock of recent mergers and acquisitions activity in the fenestration industry, and what it could mean for the year ahead.
Posted: February 21, 2019 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: consolidation , industry, market
Sustainable and green building practices have benefits beyond just saving energy. Quanex’s Erin Johnson explores how buildings of the future will comprehensively benefit occupant health and comfort.
Posted: February 15, 2019 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: building, energy, green, sustainable
In the latest for In Focus, Quanex’s Eric Thompson writes about why performance, aesthetics and functionality of glass technologies are all fundamentally linked.
Posted: February 08, 2019 by Eric Thompson
Filed under: design, glass, trends
What will 2019 bring for fenestration manufacturing? Quanex’s Technical Service Manager John Ryba looks at some potential developments this year.
Posted: January 24, 2019 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: fenestration, manufacturing, Plant, transformation
Check out the latest In Focus blog, as Quanex’s Erin Johnson recaps some takeaways for today’s fenestration professional from CES 2019.
Posted: January 16, 2019 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: CES, technology, tradeshows
Quanex’s Anthony Wright takes a look at the early signs of the impact of SALT deduction tax reform on the housing markets in California and the Northeast on In Focus.
Posted: January 10, 2019 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: housing, market, trends
As we close the book on 2018, Quanex’s Anthony Wright takes stock of some trends that will have an impact on the building and construction industry in the new year.
Posted: December 20, 2018 by Anthony Wright
In the latest In Focus blog, Quanex’s Carrie Scheetz and Vince Warne discuss increasing thermal efficiency needs, labor shortages and more takeaways from this year’s WinDoor show in Canada
Posted: December 13, 2018 by Guest Blogger
Filed under: Canada, efficient, thermal, tradeshows, WinDoor