N. VENICE, Fla. — PGT Innovations, Inc. (NYSE: PGTI) and its trusted family of brands including CGI®, PGT® Custom Windows + Doors and WinDoor® announced today they will unveil new products at the 2018 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) on January 9-11. Each brand under the PGT Innovations umbrella shares a deep focus on their customers and engineering the next generation of technically advanced windows and doors.
“It’s an exciting time for PGT Innovations as our brands are able to make a stronger impact, together. We look forward to showcasing our forward-thinking products and prototypes, and unveiling PGT Innovations’ Limited Signature Edition at the January’s NAHB International Builders’ Show,” said Jeff Jackson, President, PGT Innovations.
Mr. Jackson begins his new role as CEO of PGT Innovations, effective January 1, 2018. Rod Hershberger, who is retiring as CEO, will continue to serve as the Chairman of the Board of Directors.
PGT Innovations will showcase their emerging innovations at booth W2952. New products will be revealed at the show where visitors will also be able to see products offered by each brand — CGI®, PGT® Custom Windows + Doors, and WinDoor®. New products for 2018 include:
● Sparta by CGI® Windows and Doors: Sparta impact-resistant windows are perfect for when strength and performance are still required, but value is desired. This new product line makes it easier for families to upgrade from cumbersome plywood or shutters, making it an ideal choice for new construction or remodel projects.
● SlimFront Storefront System by CGI® Commercial Architectural Products: SlimFront provides a pre-glazed storefront window and door system that boasts narrow sightlines. To make installation easier, there is a no jamb anchorage option coupled with industry-leading sizes and design pressures.
● New WinGuard® Aluminum by PGT® Custom Windows + Doors: WinGuard impact-resistant windows and doors have been effortlessly protecting families for over 20+ years. The re-engineered offering delivers some of the largest sizes in the industry with even stronger design pressures. The contemporary frame profile, integrated locks, and expanded architectural finish options on hardware are just some of the many new features.
• Bifold Door Series by WinDoor: The 8500 Series bi-fold door is custom-made to provide industry-leading sizes with impact-resistant or non-impact glass. The unique bottom rollers eliminate the need for a support beam, making it ideal for remodel or new construction projects.
PGT Innovations will also host industry-leading experts to speak in their booth W2952 at IBS on January 9, 10 and 11, between 10:00-3:30 p.m. Speakers include: Dean Ruark, SE AAMA President; Ken Vanderbent, Senior Manager of Innovation; Jeff Rafter, National Account Manager for Eze Breeze, and Jamison Eige, Director of Sales. Topics range from lessons learned from Hurricane Irma to how the Company’s prototypes are engineered to continue to exceed industry standards.