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YKK AP America Inc. Sponsors 2011 Glazing Executives Forum 

Washington, DC (May 31, 2011) – The Architectural Glazing Committee of the  National Glass Association is pleased to announce YKK AP America Inc. as a sponsor for the 2011 Glazing Executives Forum (GEF) being held September 12, 2011.

“We are proud to be a part of GEF,” says Mike Turner from YKK AP. “This is an event that the industry looks forward to all year, and we are excited to be a part of the discussions in 2011.”  

YKK AP America Inc. manufactures a complete line of aluminum entrances, storefronts, curtain walls, sunshades, and windows for use in commercial and institutional construction. YKK AP aluminum products are manufactured in an ISO 14001 certified facility in Dublin, Georgia – a standard for businesses that operate in a sustainable manner by reducing pollution and waste. YKK AP America is based in Austell, Georgia, and is a subsidiary of YKK Corporation of America, whose parent company is global manufacturer YKK Corporation of Japan. For more information, visit

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.

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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 and – 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:,,,,, and 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