Thank You
to our
Sponsors

Meet with industry leading exterior and interior product manufactures. Over twenty companies from cladding, glazing, framing + facade systems, to advanced materials and service sectors will be on hand to field questions and demo products for all of your project needs.

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.

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.

Gold 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.

Brian Chenevey Building Envelope & Fire Protection Specialist
517.902.6908
bchenevey@mmm.com

Silver Sponsors

We recognize the critical role design plays in every phase of the product development process—from ideas to solutions to disposal. This holistic approach and integrated thinking allows us to create meaningful brand experiences. The end result unites quality with purpose to create design solutions that are beautiful, functional, and help improve people’s lives everywhere.

AGNORA fabricates the largest architectural glass in North America. We temper, laminate, insulate, heat-treat, machine and digitally-print oversized glass for a variety of cultural, high-end residential, and luxury retail projects. From Manhattan penthouses to Hollywood movie sets, airport control towers to woolly mammoths, our projects are unique, exciting, and always leave us in anticipation of the next big challenge.

Adam Mitchell Marketing Manager
705.444.6654
A.Mitchell@agnora.com

We’re a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals. We bring color to walls. Help protect the buildings you go in every day. We’re in your mobile devices, the cars and roads that move you around and are an essential part of the products that keep you healthy We supply innovative and sustainable paints, coatings and specialty chemicals to customers around the world. As well as offering key functionalities, our products also play a vital role in the manufacturing process in many industries.

Axalta’s architectural powder coatings are available in many colors and finishes that meet or exceed AAMA 2603, 2604, and 2605, and will keep you at the forefront of architectural color trends. Axalta’s Dura Coat division produces liquid coatings that meet or exceed AAMA specifications and provide flexibility to customize colors.

Azon technology improves energy savings in commercial aluminum fenestration framing in the building facade. The Azon turnkey solutions for manufacturers provide the best combination of energy efficiency and the highest shear strength of all thermal barriers for aluminum fenestration products used in the most demanding climates and conditions.

Glass rainscreens, ventilated glass facades, and specialty glass wall systems. Founded in New York City in 1927, Bendheim is a fourth-generation family-owned company, offering a virtually unlimited range of in-stock and custom architectural glass and systems.

Branch Technology is an advanced manufacturing company creating parametric, free-form solutions using large-scale 3D printing. We provide an exclusive competitive advantage to our enterprise relationships, who value design differentiation and innovation. These solutions include facade panels and wall systems, theme-based rock work, and large exhibits.

R Platt Boyd IV Chief Executive Officer | Founder
423.682.8800
info@branch.technology

The POHL Group is a family-owned business with an 160-year-old tradition. The combination of tradition, high quality and innovative thinking is the foundation of becoming an expert in metal handicraft. Today the POHL Group is one of the worldwide leading addresses for planning, technical construction as well as producing ventilated and insulated curtain walls.

The POHL Group is a family-owned business with an 160-year-old tradition. The combination of tradition, high quality and innovative thinking is the foundation of becoming an expert in metal handicraft. Today the POHL Group is one of the worldwide leading addresses for planning, technical construction as well as producing ventilated and insulated curtain walls.

The CL-Talon system is a revolutionary cladding support system, fabricated with aligning measurements integrated into the system elements. It dramatically reduces installation time and errors, lowering the cost and raising the quality of cladding applications. The superior thermal break performance of CL-Talon Therme clips increases building energy-efficiency, lowers operating costs and potentially contributes to earning LEED certification.

Cladding Concepts International is the facade products and services division of Belden Tri-State Building Materials, a company servicing the construction community since 1936. CCI proudly represents the most comprehensive portfolio of terra-cotta, porcelain stone, compact panel and high-end decorative metal facade systems alongside turnkey design and technical support with streamlined project supply management and logistics.

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.

Crossville’s exterior surface solutions represent the latest innovations in the porcelain tile industry. From technically advanced porcelain tile panels (tiles measured in feet, not inches) to sustainably produced porcelain tile collections, Crossville offers architects and designers revolutionary exterior cladding materials. Design boldly and specify confidently with Crossville’s advanced, modern options.

DuPont™ Tedlar® protective film helps extend the look and life of your design, even in the most extreme environments. From severe weather to harsh chemicals, Tedlar® protective film provides long-term durability and performance. Tedlar® protective film can easily be applied to a range of surfaces, providing the flexibility to design your way, and the surface performance to keep it that way.

In addition to exceptional protection from the elements, Tedlar® provides an impervious barrier against stains and scuffs, making them easy to wipe away. And because it can stand up to the harshest industrial cleaning products, including bleach, Tedlar® protective film helps keep your designs looking their best.

Fallyn Flaherty-Earp Global Market Manager
215.313.2882
fallyn.r.flahertyearp@dupont.com

Eastman is a specialty company that produces a broad product range, including Saflex® and Vanceva® laminated glass interlayers. These interlayers can enhance glass capability in terms of safety, security, strength, storm resistance, colors, translucence, neutrality, solar performance, and acoustics. Architects/engineers count on Eastman’s expertise in identifying façade/interior laminated glass solutions.

Michael Ondrus Architectural Market Development Manager, Americas
419-705-6857
mondrus@eastman.com

Elemex manufactures superior architectural facade systems in our state-of-the-art facility and supports all aspects of your project from concept to completion. Our Ceramitex® panels are non-combustible, UV resistant, climate defiant and graffiti proof. Built on our proprietary Unity attachment technology, it provides seamless integration of a wide variety of surfaces.

Mallory Dow Business Development Supervisor
1.844.435.3639 ext 1321
mdow@elemex.com

Eventscape is an award-winning custom fabrication firm, collaborating with the world’s top architects and designers. We are well known as a“Preferred Partner” for the execution of custom feature elements. Working in multiple materials and markets with the latest equipment and technologies, together, we “build the extraordinary®”.

f(x) provides a wide range of solutions to meet the needs of every customer. From initial design and fabrication to final installation, we make sure our systems are reliable and exceptional. We’re proud to have partnerships with some of the best manufacturers in our industry.

As a leader in the industry, facades X has a wealth of knowledge and expertise that’s incomparable. We utilize this experience to provide both companies and individuals with quality and innovative products they can truly count on.

Matt Capone Assoc. AIA
617.212.2252
matt@facadesx.com

Original works of architecture. Design, manufacture and installation of high performance custom unitized façade systems. Engineering of complex structures.
Focchi North America Corp. is part of Focchi Group, leader in the sector of prefabricated building enclosures. We are engaged in the full cladding process from design, manufacture, delivery and site installation.

Davide Agostini Eng. - Head of Sales & Operations for Focchi North America Corp.
917.685.7827
d.agostini@focchigroup.com

GCP Applied Technologies is a leading global provider of construction products technologies that include high-performance waterproofing products and specialty systems such as PERM-A-BARRIER®, SILCOR® and PREPRUFE®, additives for cement and concrete and the VERIFI® in-transit concrete management system. GCP products have been used to build some of the world’s most renowned structures. More information is available at www.gcpat.com.

HOFMANN is a globally active designer, fabricator and installer of complex exterior stone and ultra-high-performance-concrete façade systems. With deep in-house façade-engineering & material science expertise, five state-of-the-art fabrication facilities and experienced site-installation managers, HOFMANN offers comprehensive turn-key façade-solutions for challenging projects worldwide which meet the highest technical and sustainability standards.

Philipp Hofmann Managing Partner
917.328.0324
philipp@hofmann-facades.com

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.

The International Masonry Institute offers quality training for craftworkers, professional education for masonry contractors and free technical assistance to the design and construction communities. Team IMI consists of architects, engineers, construction managers, skilled craftworkers and instructors, offering what no other group can: expertise in training, craftsmanship, design, installation and marketing.

Kawneer has led the façade industry with innovative, high-performing building envelope solutions for more than a century. With locations across North America and Europe, Kawneer manufactures a broad range of architectural aluminum systems from curtain walls and entrances to framing systems and windows. Kawneer’s technical expertise and product capability enhance building performance, protection and productivity to deliver inspiring buildings around the world. Part of Arconic Corporation’s global Building and Construction Systems business, Kawneer innovation is advancing the frontiers of building and architectural design. At Kawneer, we are always building. Build your legacy.

Sneh Kumar Product Management & Marketing
877.767.9107
Sneh.Kumar@arconic.com

“KEIL is a German family company and leading manufacturer of concealed anchors for ventilated rainscreen facades.
More than 50 years of experience in drilling and attaching make us your competent partner. We are pleased to advise you on your particular attachment questions. Every professional can rely on the high quality of KEIL products.”

Georg Miebach Key Account Manager/Head of Product Management
+49 2263 92925 - 21 / +49 171 4817201
g.miebach@keil.pro

Kingspan Insulated Panels – North America is a business unit of Kingspan, a global company operating in more than 60 countries, with over 140 manufacturing facilities. Kingspan Insulated Panels – North America manufactures and markets three groups of products at its U.S. and Canadian facilities: insulated metal wall and roof panel systems for commercial/industrial construction; insulated architectural panel and façade systems for design-driven projects; and controlled environment panels and doors for cold-storage and climate-controlled warehousing. In addition to its commitment to quality and innovation, the company is on the leading edge of the sustainability movement, offering best-of-class products produced in state-of-the-art, eco-friendly facilities. To learn more visit www.kingspanpanels.us.

The Trosifol® PVB Division of Kuraray offers the widest portfolio of laminated glass interlayers on the market. Trosifol® ultra-clear, acoustic, and colored PVB interlayers and SentryGlas® ionoplast interlayers provide safety, sound control, decorative, structural and security benefits. Recent security-glazing test results will be highlighted at the conference.

Mark Jacobson Market Manager - North America
440.248.9151
mark.jacobson@kuraray.com

Founded in 2001, LAMINAM invented the technology to manufacture large format porcelain slabs, a new concept of surface with universal potential and versatility in the architectural and design world. Today, LAMINAM is a world leading brand, the largest manufacturer of porcelain slabs, focused on continuous innovation and sustainable technologies.

MG McGrath Inc is an award-winning leader in the design, fabrication, and installation of architectural surfaces including glass and custom metal panels in a variety of materials and finishes.

Microsol Resources has been delivering integrated solutions to the architecture, engineering, and construction industries for over 30 years. The company is a recognized leader in BIM and CAD-based solutions, as well as an Autodesk Platinum Partner. Besides CAD & BIM software, Microsol also provides training, consulting, staffing, 3-D printing, and data management services to help customers gain a competitive advantage and improve their overall productivity.

Anna Liza Montenegro Director of Marketing
888.768.7568
info@microsolresources.com

Microsol Resources has been delivering integrated solutions to the architecture, engineering, and construction industries for over 30 years. The company is a recognized leader in BIM and CAD-based solutions, as well as an Autodesk Platinum Partner. Besides CAD & BIM software, Microsol also provides training, consulting, staffing, 3-D printing, and data management services to help customers gain a competitive advantage and improve their overall productivity.

Greg Bryson Product Sales Representative
416.814.0485
Greg.Bryson@northernfacades.com

For over 50 years, PPG has pushed the limits of what’s possible in architectural metal coatings. What started with the revolutionary DURANAR® coatings in 1967 has grown to include advances like infrared-reflective pigments and customizable powder coatings, innovations that are more versatile, architect-friendly and environmentally compatible than ever before.

Our objective is to provide the world of architecture with unique materials that help architects design warm, beautiful, comfortable spaces that improve the quality of life for all. At Prodema we work hard to be a source of inspiration for architects.

ProSpec, LLC / Desana Partners: Fully engineered, large format porcelain, brick or terracotta clad rain screen façade systems . Presented to architects, engineers and building owners by ProSpec llc; Solutions for the professional specifier.

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 window, doors, and curtain walls. Besides the extensive range of standard solutions, we also develop customized solutions tailored to the individual customer or project.

Reynaers Aluminium was founded in 1965 and currently employs over 2400 workers in more than 40 countries worldwide and exports to more than 70 countries on 5 continents. At the Reynaers office in Phoenix, Arizona, we focus on sharing knowledge and experience with architects, fabricators, dealers, contractors, and other building partners while manufacturing our products locally.

The company’s success is strengthened by our close partnership with over 5,000 fabricators, architects, and project developers worldwide. From project support to technical support to customer support, we stand by your side every step of the way to ensure successfully delivered projects for all stakeholders. This unique cooperation reflects in our motto: Together for better.

Anthony Bartorillo Head of Sales
480.209.6877
anthony.bartorillo@reynaers.com

Rigidized® Metals Corporation has led the world in the development and production of deep-textured, three dimensional metals used in architectural, industrial and transportation applications. Rigidized® Metals products are known for their attractive, economical and functional appeal. The Rigidized® Metals deep-texturing process adds strength, impact resistance and the ability to hide scratches. It also allows for down-gauging, resulting in lighter, longer lasting products and reduced maintenance costs.

Kevin Porteus Director of Business Deveopment
kevinporteus@rigidized.com
716.572.2711

The ROCKWOOL Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of stone wool insulation. We offer a full range of high-performing and sustainable insulation products for the construction industry. Our insulation products are based on innovative stone wool technology and today we are the world’s leading manufacturer of stone wool insulation. The ROCKWOOL group also includes a range of sister companies delivering specialist solutions for the horticultural, marine and offshore sectors.

Todd Kimmel Architectural Manager - New York City
347.891.0448
todd.kimmel@rockwool.com

Schüco provides state-of-the-art window and facade technology tailored for all market sectors, from private homes to commercial and industrial projects. To achieve this, a broad product portfolio consisting of high quality materials is needed. Schüco systems meet and exceed the most demanding requirements for energy efficiency, security, comfort and design.

sedak gmbh & co. kg, based in gersthofen in southern germany, is a premium manufacturer of superior quality oversize insulating and safety glazing. our maximum formats are not only visually impressive, their economics are amazing, too. since large panes are far superior to small ones, they save on elaborate framing and long erection times and, in the final analysis, they save costs.

SFS Nvelope rainscreen cladding support systems are develop to support the most demanding cladding materials. Adjustable brackets and rails available in vertical or horizontal systems for exposed or concealed fastened applications are cost effective, easy to install or adjust and accommodate a wide range of cavity depths. Nvelope systems meet structural and thermal demands of today’s building requirements.

Raymond Hernandez Business Unit Manager, NVELOPE Systems
845.420.5499
raymond.hernandez@sfs.biz

Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings (formerly Valspar Architectural Metal Coatings) is a leader in the art and science of high-performance coatings that excel in both beauty and function. Our long-lasting Fluropon® 70% PVDF architectural coatings for coil and extrusion applications comes to life through an unlimited palette of 50,000+ colors and aesthetic effects and will keep your building façade looking new for decades to come. Coating applications include Curtain Wall, Metal Wall Panel Systems, Metal Roofing, Aluminum Window and Door Frames, Skylights, Soffits and Fascia, and more.

Jennifer Seefeldt Marketing Coordinator
612.219.9735
jennifer.seefeldt@sherwin.com

Skyline Windows is a fourth-generation family owned and operated company that was established 100 years ago and remains a leader in the industry. We specialize in the design, manufacturing, installation, and replacement of windows, window wall systems, and terrace doors. Our historical expertise enables us to meet the most stringent requirements while maintaining the highest performance and aesthetic standards in the industry. Although we are a New York based company we operate on a nation-wide basis.

Spectrum Metal Finishing, Inc., is a custom applicator of liquid and powder coatings servicing the commercial construction markets throughout the US. A member of PPG’s elite “Certified Applicator Program” and ISO-9001 Certified. Licensed by all major Kynar 500 paint suppliers. We meet/exceed all AAMA 2603, 2604, and 2605 specs with capabilities up to 33’ with 20 year warranties.

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.

Eric Lacroix Director of Strategic Accounts
704.236.7047
elacroix@stifirestop.com

Sto is an international technology leader in the design and production of innovative building materials tailored to human needs. Our wall systems, coatings and finishes have been the choice of leading architects, engineers and contractors for 61 years, and we are the world’s largest manufacturer of exterior thermal insulation systems, with 35 subsidiaries, more than 5000 employees, and 21 factories operating around the globe.

Brock Osborn Strategic Business Development, StoVentec RSC Specialist
804.833.8457
bosborn@stocorp.com

SWISSPEARL is the leading European manufacturer of cement composite façades for quality, high-end architecture. As the world leader in coloration technology and facade knowledge, our cement panels offer a wide range of products, aspects and colors specially designed to meet architects’ needs for superior rainscreen cladding applications.

Harry Harisberger Swisspearl Country Manager
636.698.5505
harry.harisberger@swisspearl.com

TerraCORE Panels – in partnership with GammaStone and Fiandre – is a leading provider of lightweight panelized cladding systems with an expansive portfolio of solutions. The GammaStone AIR system represents the next generation of thin veneer reinforced cladding, utilizing materials ranging from natural stone, porcelain, glass, brick, GFRC, and mosaic tile. Fiandre’s large-format porcelain rainscreen system serves as an innovative and eco-friendly alternative to traditional cladding in a vast array of colors and finishes. All of TerraCORE’s lightweight panel systems offer increased speed and ease of installation and facilitate the design and construction of lean and sustainable buildings.

Trevor Ede VP Of Sales
214.289.2056
trevor@terracorepanels.com

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.

Annette Panning Director, Marketing & Product Management
507.444.2013
apanning@viracon.com

Bronze Sponsors

Founded in 2011, Entuitive is a consulting engineering practice operating in seven offices across United States, Canada, and the UK. The practice encompasses integrated structural engineering, building envelope, restoration, and special projects and renovations consulting services for both new and existing buildings and bridges.

Alison Wood M.A. Communications Manager
437.235.7904
alison.wood@entuitive.com

Permasteelisa North America, a member of the Permasteelisa Group, is the largest specialty facade contractor in the US, specialized in the engineering, project management, manufacturing, and installation of architectural envelopes and interior systems. Headquarters in Windsor, CT with offices in Minnesota, Chicago, New York, Miami and Montreal.

W&W Glass is one of New York’s largest architectural glass and metal subcontractors, specializing in unitized curtain walls, storefronts, and interior glass and glazing. W&W is the North American distributor of the Pilkington PlanarTM structural glass system. Pilkington is renowned worldwide for its high-quality glass fabrication and fully tested warrantied systems.

Walter P Moore is an international company of engineers, architects, innovators, and creative people who solve some of the world’s most complex structural and infrastructure challenges. Providing structural, diagnostics, civil, traffic, parking, transportation, enclosure, and construction engineering services. We design solutions that are cost- and resource-efficient, forward-thinking, and help support and shape communities worldwide. Founded in 1931 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, our 600+ professionals work across 18 U.S. offices and five international locations.

Dirk Kestner Principal, Director of Sustainable Design
512.330.1283
Dkestner@walterpmoore.com

Interested in Sponsoring?

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.