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
Plant Transformation isn’t something that happens all at once. Quanex’s Joe Erb discusses ways continuous improvement can be achieved at any scale.
Posted: October 31, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: efficient, Plant, transformation
Your customers are bombarded with a variety of messages on a variety of channels, so it is now more important than ever to reach our audiences where they are with personalized, relevant messaging. Sound time-consuming? “Smart content” is making it easier than you think.
Posted: October 27, 2017 by Carrie Scheetz
Filed under: content, marketing, smart
Will a unique hurricane season spur code changes in the United States? Quanex’s Joe Erb evaluates the impact of building codes in Florida and beyond.
Posted: October 25, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: building, codes, fenestration
How much is employee turnover costing you? Quanex’s Natalia Bubis investigates a few ways to boost employee retention figures across your organization.
Posted: October 23, 2017 by Natalia Bubis
Filed under: employee, HR, workplace
What can a fresh set of eyes bring to your plant floor operations? It could be a lot. Quanex Commercial Sales Specialist Joe Erb highlights the value of a plant audit.
Posted: October 20, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: audit, efficient, manufacturing
Annual planning season is here—catch some tips to make the most of it from Quanex Marketing Director Erin Johnson.
Posted: October 18, 2017 by Erin Johnson
Filed under: goals, marketing, planning
Could new emissions restrictions on NYC buildings open the door for a vinyl revolution in commercial construction? Quanex’s Anthony Wright takes a look.
Posted: October 11, 2017 by Anthony Wright
Filed under: commercial, vinyl, windows
No matter what challenges our industry faces, one thing remains critically important: Safety. Quanex’s Joe Erb offers always-relevant tips.
Posted: October 09, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: employee, safety, workplace
Outreach among today’s youth—tomorrow’s workforce—is critically important for manufacturers today. Corporate HR Manager Natalia Bubis shares how Quanex is doing its part.
Posted: October 06, 2017 by Natalia Bubis
Filed under: employee, HR, manufacturing
Are you getting the most out of your automated equipment? Quanex Commercial Sales Specialist Joe Erb details some ways you can be sure your investment pays off.
Posted: October 02, 2017 by Joe Erb
Filed under: automation, insights, strategies