Association News: AAMA LinkedIn group reaches 1,500 followers

This public group is open to all involved in the fenestration industry, and not just AAMA members.

Client News: ROCKFON North America launches YouTube channel

The channel launches with more than a dozen of one- to two-minute videos showcased as four playlists.

Association News: AAMA offers chance to win 50 percent off FenestrationMasters courses and exams

To participate in the online contest, follow AAMA on Twitter (@AAMAInfo) or search for the contest hashtag, #RUsmarter; join the association’s LinkedIn group; and each day of GlassBuild America (Sept. 9-11) in booth #2315, AAMA will be hosting the game show, Are You Smarter than a FenestrationMaster™.

Client News: Valspar previews AIA Expo booth 3618

In addition to its presence during the AIA Expo 2014, Valspar provides ongoing support to architects and building industry professionals with industry-leading technical expertise, color-matching and sustainability resources, responsive customer service and high-priority lead times.

Association News: AAMA introduces new mobile app in time for Summer Conference

Now available for download for Apple and Android devices

Association News: GlassBuild attendees win discounts from AAMA during Are You Smarter Than a FenestrationMaster? contest

For those who did not hve a chance to participate in the contest at GlassBuild or online, AAMA will be hosting another game show during the Supplier Product Display at the AAMA Fall Conference in Baltimore, Mon., Oct. 28. Attendees have the chance to win 25 percent off FenstrationMasters courses and exams.

Client News: Kolbe expands Architect Library and online resources with multiple websites and social media channels

Kolbe’s main website,, continues to address the architectural community and other building professionals. In addition, commercial building professionals can visit As homeowners play an increasing role in product choices, residential architects and builders are encouraged to direct these “prosumers” to

Association News: AAMA Summer Conference features keynote on U.S. manufacturing outlook, 50th anniversary of AAMA Gold Label Certification, 2013 scholarship winners

Registration is open through May 31 at

Client News: Linetec shares online Architectural Resource Center, blog, e-newsletter and more

From its blog to e-newsletters, from videos to on-demand continuing education programs, Linetec provides many online resources to help architects and the building community better understand architectural finishing.

Association News: April 1, Great White Fail Whale, presented by Minnesota Do-Gooders Club

Panelists include:
* Chris Oien, web communications associate at the Minnesota Council on Foundations
* Kate O’Reilly, founder and CEO of CleverKate
* Cary Walski, technology education and outreach coordinator with MAP for Nonprofits, and web developer and owner of
* Laura Zabel, executive director of Springboard for the Arts