GANA Re-Elects Two as Division Chairs, Names Third
(TOPEKA) - The Glass Association of North America (GANA) today announced the
re-election of two Division chairs for a second two year term. Re-elected were
Max Perilstein of Arch Aluminum & Glass, Co., as the chairman of the Building
Envelope Contractors (BEC) Division; and Bob Larson of Craftsman Fabricated Glass,
Ltd. as the chairman of the Insulating Division.
Additionally, Stephen Weidner of Pilkington North America, Inc. assumed the
chair of the Flat Glass Manufacturing Division, a role previously held by Henry
Gorry of Guardian Industries Corp. The Flat Glass Manufacturing Division chairmanship
is a one year rotational position.
"We greatly appreciate the commitment of our Division chairs," said
Stanley L. Smith, GANA Executive Vice President. "We continue to rely on
them to push the Association's standard of excellence forward as we address the
needs of the commercial glass and glazing industry."
Six of GANA's seven Divisions held their semi-annual meetings recently at Glass
Week in Sarasota, Florida. The BEC Division will hold its annual meeting in early
March as part of the 10th Annual BEC Conference in Las Vegas. Limited space
is available for this event, and potential attendees are strongly encouraged to
visit the GANA website at www.glasswebsite.com