DES PLAINES, IL â The Window & Door Manufacturers Assn. has named John Stoiber as its new president and SmithBucklin as its full-service management company, effective April 1, according to USGlass Magazine. The association will relocate from its current headquarters in Des Plaines, IL, to SmithBucklinâs offices in Chicago.
âWe believe this move to be a natural one at this stage in our development,â said Rick Kon, WDMA board chairperson. âIt will allow our leaders to focus their energies and expertise on strategy, objectives, member value and strategic alliances. I am confident that SmithBucklinâs people, as well as its unparalleled expertise and breadth of resources, will help us expand our reach and allow us to provide best-in-class programs and services to our members and the industry. We are also pleased to welcome John Stoiber to WDMA and are excited about his combination of technical and leadership expertise.â
In addition to having founded and served as the CEO of six companies, Stoiber spent seven years with Johnson Controls in product and sales engineering roles focused on building and construction solutions and technology related to energy efficiency, life safety, security and fire protection.