Apogee Enterprises has announced that Mark Burke, former president
and chief executive officer of Vitro America, has been elected
to its board of directors. Burke will serve on Apogee's finance
"Mark brings 16 years of glass industry expertise to Apogee's
board, which will be an asset as we continue to implement strategies
to grow our architectural segment businesses," said Russell
Huffer, chairperson and chief executive officer. "His experience
in successful strategic planning for diverse glass businesses
will be instrumental as we capitalize on current high-potential
architectural glass products and services and value-added picture
framing glass products and markets, while adding complementary
services demanded by our customers."
Robert L. Edwards, executive vice president and chief financial
officer of Safeway Inc., has resigned from Apogee's board of directors.