Simonton Windows promotes Vitale

PARKERSBURG, W. VA. – Simonton Windows®, a leading supplier of top-quality windows and patio doors, has promoted Tim Vitale to the position of national account manager. Vitale, a district sales manager with Simonton since 2003, will now handle the responsibilities of Simonton’s Norandex Building Materials Distribution account.

“Tim has experience on the distribution side of the business and is a former employee of Norandex,” said Sid Spear, vice president sales and marketing for Simonton Windows. “He has an excellent reputation throughout Norandex and has proven himself in his role as district sales manager for Simonton in the north Texas market.”

Vitale will remain based in Dallas and will report to Tom Danisch, vice president of sales – east regions for Simonton Windows.

Simonton Windows produces ENERGY STAR® qualified replacement and new construction windows and doors, including a line of impact-resistant products. Simonton ranked “Highest in Builder and Remodeler Satisfaction among Residential Window and Patio Door Manufacturers” in the J.D. Power and Associates 2008 Builder and Remodeler Residential Window and Patio Door Satisfaction StudySM. The company was ranked #1 in quality in the 2007 Brand Use Study sponsored by Builder magazine and has won three Best In Class Awards from Market Research Associates.

Founded in 1946, Simonton’s hallmark has been to deliver its made-to-order products in five days or less. Part of the home and hardware division of Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE: FO), Simonton delivers nationwide to key markets throughout the 48 continental United States.