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GTS Services, Carson & Coil Sponsor 2011 Glazing Executives Forum

Washington, DC (March 15, 2011) – The Architectural Glazing Committee of the  National Glass Association is pleased to announce GTS and Carson & Coil, P.C. have both signed on to sponsor the 2011 Glazing Executives Forum (GEF) being held September 12, 2011.

“We are excited to be a part of GEF again in 2011. This is a day we look forward to all year”, says Chip Gentry of Carson & Coil.  Carson & Coil has experience with lawsuits involving several aspects of the glass and window and door industries.  Mr. Gentry represents a number of window and door clients coast to coast and is committed to protecting and providing "preventive advice" through his speaking engagements, including the NGA’s Glass Management Institute.

Mike Jones of GTS agrees, “GEF is an event we are proud to be involved in.  I’m sure 2011 will be even better than last year.”  GTS offers software and related services specifically for the glass industry. They work with industry professionals to achieve their goals for growth and profitability.

The NGA’s 6th Annual Glazing Executives Forum, held in conjunction with GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window, and Door Expo, is being held September 12, 2011 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.  The one day forum features dynamic and informative speakers, peer-to-peer sharing, fresh updates on challenging topics impacting the industry, and access to the GlassBuild America trade show floor.

Visit http://www.glass.org/gef.html for more information about GEF.

About NGA
Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association is the largest trade association representing the auto and architectural glass, and window and door industries. Based outside Washington, DC, and representing nearly 3,000 member companies and locations, NGA offers certification and education and training, including MyGlassClass.com and MyWindowClass.com – state-of-the-art online training resources. NGA publishes the industry’s leading trade magazines: Glass Magazine® and Window & Door®; and e-newsletters: e-glass weekly™, WDweekly™, and For Technicians Only e-bulletin™. In addition, NGA serves the industry and general public with its Web sites: glass.org, GlassBuildAmerica.com, GlassMagazine.com, WindowandDoor.com, MyAutoGlass.org, and WDDAlliance.org. NGA also hosts the industry’s premier annual trade event: GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo®. The Window & Door Dealers Alliance, an organization for independent window and door dealers, is an initiative of the NGA. For more information on NGA, visit www.glass.org.