Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Vitro Architectural Glass is the largest float glass producer in the Americas, manufacturing a range of industry-leading, energy-efficient products such as Solarban®, Sungate® and Starphire Ultra-Clear® glasses. Committed to sustainable manufacturing processes and products, the company also operates one of the world’s largest glass research and development facilities in Pittsburgh and four residential glass fabrication plants in Canada. Upholding the values of “Together, We See Further” across the architectural, automotive and containers markets, Vitro strives to realize the power of partnership to ensure that projects meet or exceed ever-evolving sustainability expectations as well as glass requirements.

Steve Cohen National Architectural Manager

YKK AP America is a national manufacturer of award-winning commercial façade systems, architectural windows and residential doors and windows. Driven by a desire to provide exceptional service in our markets, YKK AP America builds upon our foundation of advanced engineering, vertically integrated manufacturing, and customer focus to deliver the highest level of quality at a competitive price.

Jim Hammond Architectural Sales Representative

Silver Sponsors

3M

Extreme weather. Stricter code requirements. Difficult deadlines. It’s clear: Your job is more challenging than ever. But problem solving is 3M’s business. We make smart solutions by applying the best of materials science to your toughest construction challenges. By partnering with 3M for building protection, you’ll have the resources you need to build smarter.

Let’s Build Smarter.

Ryan Fenstermaker Building Envelope & Fire Protection Specialist

MEG, the exterior grade phenolic façade system by ABET LAMINATI, is available in ninety-two decors and three system options including face-fastened and blind-fastened. The most recent addition to our range of products is EASy MEG, an out-of-the-box, blind-fastened system. MEG is UV stable, low maintenance and impact resistant.

Patrick Penza Regional Sales Manager - Northeast

CENTRIA Innovations in architectural metal wall and roof systems are helping building teams around the world envision metal as the future of the building envelope. From inspiration through installation, CENTRIA provides the highest level of expertise including service and support from an elite Dealer Network. Based in Pittsburgh (Moon Township, Pa.), our metal architectural systems are the perfect combination of science and aesthetics, offering advanced thermal and moisture protection technology, the broadest spectrum of design options, truly integrated components, and superior sustainability. We invite you to explore the limitless possibilities metal provides for your next project at CENTRIA.com.

Andrew Ashton, CSI Business Development Manager

Cosentino Group is a global, Spanish, family-owned company that produces and distributes highly innovative surfaces for the world of design and architecture. This objective is possible thanks to pioneering and leading brands such as Silestone®, Dekton®, and Sensa by Cosentino®. Technologically advanced surfaces that allow for the creation of unique designs and spaces for both commercial and residential projects.

Brendan Mercier National Facade Manager

EQUITONE facades are designed by architects for architects. Our through-colored fiber cement panels can be cut, routed, perforated, or printed, and the material maintains its high-performance qualities. Available in sizes up to 4×10’ and with visible or invisible fixing, EQUITONE facades allow for limitless design possibilities.

Wendy Davis Project Manager

Gate Precast Company operates nine manufacturing facilities with the most diverse product lines of prefabricated concrete systems for structures. With a delivery area encompassing more than two-thirds of the U.S., Gate Precast maintains its reputation for superior quality while continuously engaging with academia, design-assist partners and others in the construction industry to research and develop innovative prefabricated products and finishes for the built environment. With that focus, Gate Precast provides designers greater freedom through a resilient product, owners more cost certainty through lower life-cycle costs and builders an accelerated project schedule and cleaner, safer jobsites. Our many award-winning projects embody this focus. For more information, please visit www.gateprecast.com.

Doug Flory Director of Architectural Systems, Northeast

Hydro delivers customized aluminum extrusions for your own building systems as well as complete branded systems for the building envelope. Our Sapa, Technal and Wicona brands develop and manufacture complete systems, while our local manufacturing plants produce the architectural extrusions that fit your own systems.

Paul Walker Business Development Manager

Since 1931 European manufacturer Imar has been expanded, perforating and stamping metal sheet and coil. For the last 30 years we have applied our know-how to the architectural sector, engineering and manufacturing bespoke metal rainscreens for the projects of some of the most cutting-edge international architectural practices.

Iñigo Basarrate Area Manager

Kawneer offers architectural aluminum building products and systems for the commercial construction industry. From thermal efficiency and sustainability to hurricane and blast resistance, we offer a dynamic range of innovative, high-performing products/systems for renovation and new construction. Kawneer’s comprehensive product portfolio includes entrances, framing systems, windows and curtain wall systems.

Chris Keller Market Segment Manager

MAKING DREAM SURFACES ATTAINABLE
M S International, Inc. (MSI) is the leading nationwide distributor of flooring, wall, and countertop surfaces.

Looking ahead, our goal is simple: To contribute to a world where anyone can afford to create a beautiful space to live, work, and play. In support of this goal, we have very ambitious expansion plans, including opening new branches across the U.S. and Canada, as well as continuing to introduce new and innovative products across all major product line

Anil Palasamudra Team Leader

Owens Corning is a global building and construction materials leader committed to building a sustainable future through material innovation. Our three integrated businesses – Composites, Insulation, and Roofing – provide durable, sustainable, energy-efficient solutions that leverage our unique material science, manufacturing, and market knowledge to help our customers win and grow.

Lee Tedesco Technical Marketing and Commercial Building Systems Leader

Pure + FreeForm is a metal design studio specializing in bespoke finishes and cladding products for exterior and interior applications. We work closely with design teams to create site-specific finishes. Our aluminum cladding systems are 100% recyclable, use a minimum of 20% post-consumer recycled content, are VOC free and Red List free.

Tom Gand Business Development and Strategic Accounts Manager

Our goal is to increase the value of buildings and to enhance the living and working environment of people worldwide.

Reynaers Aluminium is a leading specialist in the development, distribution, and commercialization of innovative and sustainable aluminum architectural solutions. These include a wide variety of windows, doors, and curtain walls. Besides the extensive range of standard solutions, we also develop customized solutions tailored to the individual customer or project.

Mitch Lewandowski Chief Commercial Officer

Specified Technologies Inc. leads the industry in developing innovative fire protection systems that help stop the spread of fire, smoke and hot gases. For over 25 years, our team has worked hand in hand with the construction industry to create simple solutions to complex firestopping problems. Since firestopping is our only business, we concentrate all our resources on providing the highest quality, fully tested, innovative firestopping solutions.

Aaron Alterman Curtain Wall & Facade Specialist

Industry leader in high performance, durable cladding systems. Representing Argeton, Corium and LithoDecor in North America. Services provided by the Telling team stem from years of experience in contracting, material handling and facade design.

Kristofer Johnson Vice President

TerraCORE Panels is a leading provider of lightweight panelized cladding systems with an expansive portfolio of solutions. In partnership with Fiandre, TerraCORE offers a large-format porcelain rainscreen façade system that serves as an innovative and eco-friendly alternative to traditional cladding in a vast array of colors and finishes. Utilizing a one-million-sqft plant in Crossville, TN, TerraCORE’s porcelain system serves as one of the premier “Made in the USA” cladding products on the market. TerraCORE’s lightweight panel systems offer increased speed and ease of installation while facilitating the design and construction of lean and sustainable buildings.

Trevor Ede VP Of Sales

Terreal North America designs and manufactures terra cotta wall claddings, sunscreens and roof tiles. Terreal North America is a subsidiary of Ludowici Roof Tile, both based in New Lexington, Ohio. As part of a family of terra cotta companies, Terreal’s products are engineered and manufactured in facilities with over 300 years of terra cotta production experience. With 26 factories worldwide, Terreal’s automated processes and large production capacities allow for affordable terracotta product solutions.

Phil Bush National Sales Manager

TJC Products “Is Your Building Envelope Specialist” TerraCORE Panel Systems. Knotwood Aluminum Cladding, Soffits, Battens, Slats. Alusion Stabilized Aluminum Foam Panels. larson by Alucoil North America, (larson ® (MCM/ACM). Millet Glass Industry. StructGlass Frameless Structural Glass Railing System. ARTAZN Zinc and CN Terracotta. Armatherm “Building Thermal Break Solutions”

George Rosado President

Viracon offers a complete range of architectural exterior glass products. We not only fabricate glass, we also deliver design, aesthetic, budget and performance solutions for projects big and small. Our offering includes insulating, laminated, silk-screened, digital print, spandrel, hurricane-resistant, acoustical, blast-mitigating, electronic eavesdropping mitigating and a broad selection of proprietary high performance coatings.

Kyle Jones Sales Representative

Bronze Sponsors

Think Wood helps you reimagine the possibilities of wood in the built environment by providing commercial, multifamily and single-family home design and build resources to architects, developers and contractors. Wood’s environmental, biophilic and health benefits can offer market differentiators that boost a project’s overall value and provide a connection to nature in our built environment. For stunning project profiles, design tools and CEUs, or free project support, visit thinkwood.com.

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Facades+ conferences are prime informational and networking events for architects, general contractors, engineers, fabricators, material suppliers, building owners and developers, educators, and students. That’s why Facades+ has become the premier conference on high-performance building enclosures.

For our physical events, the Methods+Materials Sponsor Gallery provides face-to-face interaction between you and our architects, designers, and facades specialists who spec your materials and processes during the Facades+ AM conference program. There are many ways to use this opportunity to connect in a personal way with this influential group as a sponsor. For more information on the various levels of sponsorship, please fill out the form or contact Diana Darling at ddarling@archpaper.com or call 212-966-0630.