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2014 Press Releases

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June 24, 2014

N. VENICE, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leadingmanufacturer and supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors, has awarded the PGT Talent for Tomorrow Scholarship to Katlyn Nau as part of its participation in the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Scholarship Partner Program. The award was announced during the 2014 AAMA National Summer Conference held June 1-4 in Indianapolis, IN.

AAMA is a trade association...

May 9, 2014

N. VENICE, FL – PGT, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading manufacturer and supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors, announced this week that its Board of Directors has appointed Jeff Jackson, President and Chief Operation Officer, effective June 1, 2014. Mr. Jackson, 48, succeeds Rod Hershberger, 57, who will remain in his roles as Chairman of the PGT Industries Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

“I am proud and excited that...

May 9, 2014

N. VENICE, FL – PGT, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading manufacturer and supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors, announced this week that its Board of Directors has appointed Brad West, 44, as Chief Financial Officer, effective June 1, 2014. Mr. West will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Rod Hershberger.

The Board of Directors also announced this week Jeff Jackson’s appointment as the new President and Chief Operation...

April 30, 2014

Florida - PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI),will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Sarasota, Florida on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 beginning at 3:00pm EST. Featured speakers will include PGT Chairman and CEO, Rod Hershberger, and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Jeff Jackson. The Board of Directors and other key members of the PGT management team will also be in attendance.

The meeting agenda will include:

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April 24, 2014

N. Venice, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors announced today the release of newly designed sales and marketing materials. The collection of new materials consists of product brochures that speak to the consumer audience, as well as several technical pieces that were created for industry professionals.

The PGT story and value proposition, key product features and benefits, and product...

April 4, 2014

N. VENICE, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), has been selected to the 2014 Barron’s 400 Index for the second consecutive semester. The innovative measure of U.S. securities is made up of the 400 strongest and most promising stocks in North America, out of more than 6,000, that score the highest when evaluated against the...

March 17, 2014

PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors announced today that Danielle Mikesell has joined the Florida based manufacturer as Director of Marketing. Mikesell comes to PGT with extensive marketing and sales experience in the building and consumer goods industries.

“Danielle’s diverse skill set enables her to bring a strategic vision and focus to PGT,” said Todd Antonelli, PGT Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “...

February 20, 2014

N. Venice, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors is pleased to announce that Dean Ruark, PGT Code Compliance Manager has received the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s (AAMA) Residential Products Group Distinguished Service Award at the 77th Annual Conference Awards Banquet held in Orlando, FL. This award is presented to an individual who accomplishes formative work on...

January 27, 2014

N. Venice, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors announced today it will introduce a new Vinyl French Door at the NAHB International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas on February 4, 2014, Booth C3012. This product saves on energy costs with its highly insulating frame and panel construction and various energy efficient glass choices. It offers the aesthetics of a traditional wood door without the...

January 22, 2014

N. Venice, FL – PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors announced today that Doug Ferrante and Jamison Eige have joined the Florida based manufacturer.

Mr. Ferrante joins PGT in the newly formed position of National Account Sales Manager responsible for all National Accounts. Ferrante’s experience includes sales and business development, most recently with H.D. Smith and Cardinal Health. Mr. Eige...

January 10, 2014

N. Venice, FL –  PGT Industries (NASDAQ: PGTI), the nation’s leading supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors, broke ground on a new $15 million glass operations plant on Thursday, January 9, 2014. The 96,000 square foot facility will allow PGT to expand its current glass cutting, tempering and laminating processes and more effectively control the quality of glass being used in its products.

While the facility will initially be used for glass...