NewsMakers  
new hires  
In addition, the company named department. She is a recent graduate  
Guardian Glass has Dennis MillsAssociates (DMA) a man- from Rasmussen College with a bach-  
named Darijo Babic di- ufacturer’s representative serving Idaho, elor’s degree in business management.  
rector of key commercial Utah and New Mexico. Dennis Mills  
projects in North Amer- and Bret Summers of DMA will work  
ica. He will work with with architects, engineers and glazing  
Guardian’s channel part- contractors in the Intermountain West.  
ners, fabricators, glaziers  
now representing  
Vetrotech Saint-  
Gobain partnered with  
Rob Guzzo of BluTec  
Glass, a start-up com-  
pany specializing in  
fabricated beveled mir-  
ror and glass wholesale  
to the glazing industry.  
Darijo  
Babic  
and architects to grow appointments  
the company’s SunGuard  
John Heinaman has joined the  
architectural glass busi- Diamon-Fusion International Inc. Rob  
ness on commercial building projects. (DFI) board of advisors as a consul- Guzzo  
Babic was previously with Enclos tant. According to the announcement,  
Corp., serving as pre-construction Heinaman’s more than 55 years of com- BluTec Glass will distribute Vetrotech’s  
manager for the Eastern U.S. Prior to mercial glazing experience fits perfectly fire-rated Keralite glass ceramic prod-  
that,he held a variety of roles with PPG. with the company’s focus on driving ucts in Florida.  
demand for its low-maintenance-plus  
Now with Tubelite, coating in the building façade market.  
Guzzo has been in the flat glass in-  
dustry since 1995.  
Kent Baumann is the  
new business develop- ing principal of Consulting Collabora-  
ment manager based tive’s office in Orange County, Calif.  
He was also recently named manag-  
promotions  
Rogers, Minn.-based  
Quality Metalcrafts/  
Americlad promoted  
Paul Millslagle to vice  
president of sales and  
in the company’s Dal-  
Heinaman’s experience in the glass  
las office. Previously, industry includes 25 years with PPG  
Baumann worked for Industries in sales and management  
27 years with Oldcas- and 28 years as president and CEO of  
tle BuildingEnvelope® Heinaman Contract Glazing.  
Kent  
Baumann  
Paul  
Millslagle  
marketing, and Dave  
Greene to vice president  
of manufacturing.  
(
OBE) and the Vistawall  
Group.  
In addition, Jim  
new hires  
Axalta Coating Systems announced  
Millslagle has nearly  
two decades in the archi-  
tectural metals market  
and is a nine-year veteran  
of Quality Metalcrafts.  
Greene has more than  
20 years in the sheet metal  
industry and has also  
Leadbetter was hired that Dan Knight is the new vice pres-  
as director of operations ident and general manager for Dura  
in Reed City,Mich.Lead- Coat Products in its industrial coatings  
better has more than 25 segment.  
Leadbetter years of operational and  
management experi- the building and automotive industries. Greene  
ence. Most recently, he Knight has 25 years of experience in  
Jim  
The company produces coatings for Dave  
worked as the logistics sales, marketing, and research and de- been with the company for nine years.  
sort center leader for velopment management in the coil and  
Amazon Logistics in extrusion coatings markets.  
Swedesboro, N.J.  
now representing  
Russell Williams, an architectural  
Mike Bodnar was ap-  
pointed client develop-  
ment manager serving  
eastern Pennsylvania  
and New Jersey. Bodnar  
has 20 years of commer-  
cial sales and customer Shane  
service experience. Most Hosler  
recently, he held estimat-  
Shane Hosler has sales representative with Wausau Win-  
joined the Faour Glass dow and Wall Systems, moved to Los  
Technologies engineer- Angeles to serve the Southern Califor-  
ing team. He brings nia and Hawaii markets.  
Mike  
Bodnar  
more than eight years of  
During his last four years with  
engineering and project Wausau, he was based in Colorado and  
management experience previously in New York.  
with a mechanical en-  
gineering degree from gineer, previously worked with Colora-  
do-based glazing contractor J.R. Butler  
Williams, a licensed professional en-  
ing and customer service Purdue University.  
Dennis  
Mills  
responsibilities at Scran-  
ton Products.  
In addition, the company hired Inc. as a project manager, plant man-  
Kiera Harris to work in its purchasing ager and project engineer. n  
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