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Visit Apex at the 2017 CSC Conference

May 2017

Apex Facade Systems, a division of Apex Aluminum Extrusions is proud to be a gold sponsor for the 2017 CSC Conference in Kelowna, BC. The conference is being hosted by Construction Specifications Canada and is being held from May 24-28, 2017 at the Delta Hotels Great Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre.

Be sure to visit our booth to meet with the Apex team and learn more about our Apex’s new glazing system that will be launching summer 2017.

Apex Welcomes Randy Smith as Architectural Sales Representative for Apex Facade Systems

March 2017

Apex Aluminum Extrusions is proud to announce its newest team member, Randy Smith in the role of Architectural Sales Representative. He will be providing support to customers throughout British Columbia and Alberta for Apex’s upcoming architectural glazing solution, Apex Facade Systems.

Randy brings more than twenty years’ experience in the aluminum and glazing industry to this new position. He began his career as a red seal journeyman glazier before moving into the role of architectural sales manager for Alumicor. Randy recently obtained his Certified Technical Representative designation with Construction Specification Canada.

“With previous management positions, a glazing background and extensive technical training Randy brings an ideal blend of experience to this role,” said Bill de Koning, Vice President of Apex Aluminum Extrusions. “His great attitude, strong customer skills and extensive technical knowledge and background in architectural glazing systems will make him a great resource to our customers.”

2017 GANA BEC Conference

January 2017

Apex Aluminum Extrusions and sister company Vitrum Glass Group will be exhibiting at the 2017 Building Envelope Conference. The BEC Conference is hosted by the Glass Association of North America and is being held from February 6-8, 2017 at Caesars Palace Las Vegas.

The 2017 GANA Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference will provide a forum for more than 400 contract glaziers, industry suppliers and technical experts to connect and discuss critical issues and important trends for building with glass in today’s modern world.

Be sure to visit our exhibit table to meet with the Vitrum and Apex team and learn more about our new and innovative product offerings for 2017.

Apex Welcomes Owen Anderson

February 2016

Apex Aluminum Extrusions is proud to announce its newest team member, Owen Anderson in the role of Account Executive. He will be providing support to customers throughout Washington, Oregon and Northern California and will be based out of Vancouver, Washington.

“With previous management positions, a sales background and over two decades in aluminum extrusions Owen brings an ideal blend of experience to this role,” said Bill de Koning, Vice President of Apex Aluminum Extrusions. “His great attitude, strong customer skills and extensive technical knowledge and background in aluminum will make him a great resource to our customers.”

Owen can be reached by call 1.866.970.5948.

Don Welsh joins Apex as General Manager

February 2016

Don Welsh hired as General Manager

Following the announcement that Bill de Koning has been promoted to the position of Vice President, Apex Aluminum Extrusions has announced that Don Welsh will be joining the company as their General Manager effective March 14, 2016.

“With previous management positions in marketing, distribution and product development for window and aluminum glazing companies, Don brings an ideal blend of experience to this role,” said Thomas Martini, president of Apex Aluminum Extrusions. “Don will be overseeing the sales, marketing and new product launches for Apex Aluminum Extrusions. His customer focused strategies align with the culture of the Apex team and his proven leadership skills will accelerate the already strong growth of Apex.

Bill de Koning Promoted to Vice President

February 2016

Bill de Koning Promoted to Vice President

Apex Aluminum Extrusions, Western Canada’s only Aluminum Extruder, has promoted Bill de Koning to the position of Vice President effective February 18, 2016. Bill has been with Apex Aluminum in the position of General Manager since 2010 and brings with him over thirty years of management experience from a wide range of positions in the aluminum extrusion and glazing industry.

“Bill has demonstrated a strong customer focus and has worked tireously to build Apex while winning the trust and confidence of our customers.” said Thomas Martini, President of Apex Aluminum Extrusions. “With Bill’s extensive background in Aluminum Extrusions and decades of experience I feel Bill will continue to lead the Apex team through its next series of growth in the roll of Vice President.”

 

Apex Launches New Website

March 2015

Apex Aluminum Extrusions is pleased to announce that our newly designed website at apexextrusions.ca is live!

Our website’s user-friendly navigation and fresh new look are some of the key features you will enjoy. This new site offers several easy to use drop down menus with updated information about our capabilities and finishing, along with our updated product listings with an online quote request system for time conscious ordering.

Our main objective was to build a user-friendly and simple to navigate site. This new design will allow the users to quickly find the information they need. We hope you find this new site to be easy to use and informative.

If you have any questions or feedback, please contact us at marketing@apexextrusions.ca.

Join Apex at BEC March 8-10, 2015

February 2015

Apex Aluminum Extrusions and sister company Vitrum Glass Group will be presenting at this year’s Building Envelope Conference. The BEC conference is hosted by the Glass Association of North America and is being held March 8-10, 2015 at the Paris Las Vegas Resort & Casino. This year’s event will focus on change and growth within the industry and how those changes affect those in the contract glazing industry.

On Monday afternoon Thomas Martini, president of Apex Aluminum Extrusions and Vitrum Glass Group will be speaking with attendees about the ongoing challenges of lead times and how Apex & Vitrum can provide glaziers with short cycle lead times.

If you are attending this year’s conference please keep an eye out for the Apex Aluminum Extrusions and the Vitrum Glass Group team.

Tara Brummet Joins Apex Sales Team.

August 2014

Apex is pleased to add Tara Brummet to our sales team.

Tara brings a wealth of glazing knowledge, which will be advantageous for our customers who are looking for a combined glass & aluminum solution.

Welcome to the team Tara!

Apex New Logo

July 2014

We are excited to announce the launch of the new company logo as part of the ongoing evolution of our company’s brand.

Our business has grown and evolved over the last few years, and we felt it was time for a change. We have refreshed our logo to reflect who we are today and to symbolize our dynamic future.

Apex Aluminum featured in Glass Canada Magazine

June 2014

It was a pleasure meeting and speaking with Rich Porayko from Glass Canada Magazine earlier this month when he came for a tour of our facility and an introduction to Canada’s newest aluminum extruder. We have no doubt that Rich was impressed with our facility and our product offerings. Read More

Apex Aluminum Extrusions – Sister Company to Vitrum Industries

January 2011

We would like to take the opportunity today to introduce you to our newest sister company, Apex Aluminum Extrusions Ltd, to compliment our existing offering of fabricated glass products for the architectural market. Two years ago, we realized that the potential synergy of supplying Aluminum Extrusions to Vitrum’s existing customer base would be a creative solution for our customers. Apex is in the process of commissioning the most state-of-the-art extrusion facility in Canada, and has been established to supply high quality products, with short lead times to the local market.
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