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Thermal and Park Avenue Brands to Sponsor 2012 Window & Door Dealers Forum

WASHINGTON, DC (May 10, 2012) —Thermal and Park Avenue brands of Thermal Industries, Inc, a division of Atrium, has agreed to sponsor the 3rd Annual Window & Door Dealers Forum (WDD Forum) being held September 12, 2012, in Las Vegas.

"Taking advantage of this growing national gathering of window and door dealers to showcase two of our leading brands is an opportunity too good to pass-up," said Tyson Schwartz, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Thermal Industries, Inc. "What's more, we're proud to be a part of this important, national, best practices forum and are excited about the speakers, networking and workshops."

"We're thrilled about Thermal's participation in this year's event," noted David Walker, Vice President at the Window & Door Dealers Alliance. "The momentum we're building for a successful event is heartening, and our WDD Forum committee Co-chairs and staff have been hard at work to assure a strong bang-for-the-buck for attendees and sponsors alike".

The WDD Forum, presented by the Window & Door Dealers Alliance will be held in conjunction with GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window, and Door Expo, September 12-14, 2012, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The forum is the networking opportunity for independent dealers. It is a program created for North American company owners, presidents, and CEOs—the leaders in the industry—to help build enduring relationships and exchange information. The forum features dynamic and informative speakers, peer-to-peer sharing and fresh updates about challenging topics impacting the industry.

B.F. Rich Windows & Doors, Royal Building Products, Evotech Industrial Coatings and Infinity from Marvin are also sponsoring the event. For more information, visit

About the Window & Door Dealers Alliance
The WDDA represents the interests of retail, wholesale and installing dealers of new and replacement residential windows, doors, skylights and related building products. The alliance advocates for legislative and regulatory policies that affect the industry, develops industry-leading training and educational resources and provides meetings, trade shows, seminars and publications to advance the professionalism of industry participants. For more information, visit