Tubelite names David Ham as client development manager for Houston, Texas

Tubelite Inc. has named David Ham as client development manager serving the Houston market. He reports directly to Tubelite regional sales manager Terry Robinholt. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across Texas to provide assistance with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems.David Ham

Joining Tubelite with more than 35 years of industry experience, Ham most recently worked as senior architectural sales associate at C.R. Laurence/U.S. Aluminum, Inc. and served the central Texas and northwest Oklahoma area. He started his career at United States Aluminum Corporation and held various positions within the company – from architectural sales to project management and estimating, to fabrication and production. He also was an architectural sales representative in Texas with YKK AP America for nearly 15 years.

Before joining the fenestration field, Ham studied real estate, contracts and computer science at Cedar Valley College in Dallas, Texas. He continues his professional development and shares his knowledge as an active member of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI Houston) and the Texas Glass Association.

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About Tubelite Inc.

For more than 70 years, glazing contractors have counted on Tubelite’s dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery.

Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations. Its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. The company also has offices in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the National Glass Association/Glass Association of North America (NGA/GANA), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Tubelite names Josh Herman as client development manager for western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio

Josh Herman, Tubelite client development manager for western Pennsylvania and northeastern OhioTubelite Inc. has named Josh Herman as a client development manager serving western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio. Based in Ohio, he reports directly to Tubelite regional sales manager Jim Oberlin. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across the region to provide assistance with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems.

Herman brings technical skills and management experience from his years at Everhart Glass Company in Canton, Ohio. As shop foreman from 2006-2013, he fabricated aluminum framing system, fulfilled glass and aluminum cutting requests, and was a field installer for contracted projects. In 2014, he returned as the operations manager where he ran the day-to-day operations, estimated, and oversaw safety and quality on midsize to large contracted projects. In the interim, he held the position of project manager at Oldcastle Building Envelope in Warwick, Rhode Island from 2013-2014. As project manager, Herman worked with internal and external architects and engineers on reviewing architectural drawings for use in the field and coordinated deliveries for customers.

Herman perused a bachelor’s degree in business finance at the University of Akron, received his Real Estate Certification from Hondros College in Akron, Ohio and stays active in his community as a youth sports program coach.

About Tubelite Inc.

For more than 70 years, glazing contractors have counted on Tubelite’s dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery.

Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations and its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. The company also has offices in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the National Glass Association/Glass Association of North America (NGA/GANA), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Tubelite names Kevin O’Neill as client development manager for select New England states

Kevin O'Neill, client development manager

Tubelite Inc. has named Kevin O’Neill as a client development manager serving clients in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Based in New Jersey, he reports directly to Tubelite regional sales manager Jim Oberlin. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across the region to provide assistance with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems.

O’Neill started his career in 1990 at Kawneer Company in New Jersey as a project manager and was promoted throughout his years at the company before landing in the architectural sales representative role. He continued his career as an architectural sales representative at Kalwall Corporation in New Hampshire, at YKK AP America in Massachusetts and at Oldcastle Building Envelope in Rhode Island. He returned to New Jersey and to project management in his most recent position at Boss Glass Company.

Throughout his time as an architectural sales representative, O’Neill coordinated with building owners, architects, general and glazing contractors on expansions and new construction projects. He continuously evaluated drawings for structural compliance and building standards, and advised architects on product application and specifications.

O’Neill continues to share his knowledge with Tubelite’s customers and at industry events in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Along with his professional experience, he earned a bachelor’s degree in operations management from Ramapo College in Mahwah, New Jersey.

 

About Tubelite Inc.

For more than 70 years, glazing contractors have counted on Tubelite’s dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery.

Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations and its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. The company also has offices in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Tubelite adds Jeff Phillips as director of supply chain

Jeff PhillipsTubelite Inc. welcomes Jeff Phillips as its national director of supply chain in Walker, Michigan. He will focus on inventory process improvement and facilitate overall supply chain process standardization, while overseeing sourcing, scheduling, warehousing and transportation. Tubelite personnel reporting to Phillips will include senior logistics manager Dan Politowicz, purchasing manager Ty Martin and master scheduler Charlie Monroe.

Phillips most recently served as the director of materials procurement at Dematic, a supplier of integrated automated supply chain technology located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. During his more than five years with the company, he held various positions starting as a procurement/materials manager, being promoted to the Global Operations Team as sales inventory operations planning supply lead and later, becoming the Solutions Department’s procurement manager.

Prior to Dematic, Phillips began his career at Highlight Industries, Inc., a packaging systems and solutions provider in Grand Rapids, Michigan. From there, he went on to work at Structural Concepts Corporation, a display case manufacturer in Muskegon, Michigan.

Phillips earned his M.B.A. from Western Michigan University in international business, and a Bachelor of Science in operations and supply management from Ferris State University in Michigan. He continued his professional development becoming a Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) with the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) and remains involved as part of the ISM Greater Grand Rapids chapter. He also is a member of the West Michigan World Affairs Council and a volunteer with the American Red Cross.

 

About Tubelite Inc.

For more than 70 years, glazing contractors have counted on Tubelite’s dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery.

Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations and its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. The company also has offices in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Tubelite’s continued growth brings in additional, experienced support staff

Tubelite has added Sharrod Szydloski, Matt Tschida and Bret Summers as support staff to continually improve client partnerships across expanded territory coverage and increased new product offerings.

 

Sharrod Szydloski

In southern Missouri, Sharrod Szydloski joined Archon Fenestration Technologies (Archon Fen-Tech) as a sales agent. He works closely with Doug Urich, Tubelite’s client development manager for Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska. With 24 years of industry experience, Szydloski owns and operates DV8 Dynamics, a professional shop drawing service, while servicing customers for the Archon Fen-Tech team.

 

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Matt Tschida (©Ryan Siemers)

As part of the Hillesheim Architectural Products, Inc. (HAP, Inc.) team, Matt Tschida works closely with Rick Hillesheim, Tubelite’s client development manager for Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Tschida focuses on plan/specification review, design assistance, and supporting the needs of architects and glazing contractors.

 

Bret Summers

At Dennis Mills Associates, Bret Summers supports Mills and works closely with architects, engineers and glazing contractors in Idaho, Utah and New Mexico.

This support staff actively works with Tubelite’s departments, client development managers and regional sales managers to contribute to Tubelite’s dependability and industry leading performance.

 

About Tubelite Inc.

For more than 70 years, glazing contractors have counted on Tubelite’s dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery.

Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations and its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. The company also has offices in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

To learn more about Tubelite’s employment opportunities at Tubelite, please click on “Careers” at the top of the home page.

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