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Contact: Jim Gandorf
DeGorter is NGA’s Spotlight on Membership
Washington, DC (November 27, 2012) —The National Glass Association (NGA) is proud to announce that DeGorter, Inc., is the focus of NGA’s Spotlight on Membership. DeGorter is a 50-year member of the NGA.
“DeGorter, Inc., proudly serving the glass industry since 1922”
“We are delighted to recognize DeGorter, Inc. in our spotlight on membership this month”, says Jim Gandorf, Vice President of Association Services.
(Pictured from left to right: Kelly Dyer, Steve Uveges, Peter DeGorter, Pete DeGorter, Dan DeGorter,
About the NGA
Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association is the largest trade association representing the architectural glass, and window and door industries. Based outside Washington, DC, and representing nearly 2,200 member companies and locations, NGA offers education and training, including MyGlassClass.com and MyWindowClass.com. 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™. 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 about NGA, visit www.glass.org.
Founded in 1922, DeGorter, Inc. is one of the oldest and most trusted companies in the North American flat glass industry. They have progressed from a supplier of European flat glass to a one-stop shop for glass production of any size. With over 90 years in the business, DeGorter focuses on treating you like you are part of their family.
“By developing excellent productions solutions with professional integrity, we develop successful business relationships through mutual trust and respect,” explained Peter DeGorter, President of Operations.
DeGorter’s partnership with Schiatti Angelo SRL glass machinery strengthens their reputation and further exemplifies the company’s focus on quality products. Schiatti Angelo machinery is designed with three key concepts: Quality, Reliability and Durability. Their reputation has been proven with over 50 years in business and 15,000 machines sold globally.
“DeGorter was founded with the mission of continually improving the productivity of our customers, by providing the highest quality and technically advanced glass processing products,” noted Dan DeGorter, President of Sales.
DeGorter is an active member of the community and enjoys "giving back." Headquartered outside of Charlotte, NC, DeGorter has played a part in numerous charities. An avid supporter of military troops, DeGorter contributes to local veteran associations, and also contributes to the local Children’s Hospital. DeGorter contributes to The Hemby Children’s Hospital by sponsoring a hole during their annual charity golf tournament. Not only is it an excellent way to treat people with a day of fun on the course, but it is also for a cause in which they believe firmly.
If you have not already done so, contact the friendly staff at DeGorter to see how they may be of service to