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Vitro Glass names Estes regional architectural manager

Vitro Architectural Glass has appointed Michelle Estes as the regional architectural manager for south central Texas.
 
Estes, who most recently was an architectural sales representative for Masco Coatings Group, which represents Behr Paint, will market Vitro Glass products to architects and glazing contractors in Houston, Austin and San Antonio and help manage the glass selection process.
 
Estes spent 19 years at PPG Paints as the South Central Texas Architectural Representative, establishing working relationships with Vitro Glass representatives.
 
“Michelle’s extensive experience working directly with the architectural channel in Texas and knowledge of Vitro Glass products uniquely position her to make a substantial positive impact as we continue to grow into key southern Texas markets,” said Glenn T. Miner, director, construction, Vitro Architectural Glass. “Her drive and understanding of this critical region will enable Michelle to successfully transition to her new role.”
 
Estes holds a bachelor of science degree in marketing from Kansas State University.
 
For more information about Vitro Glass, visit www.vitroglazings.com or call 1-855-VTRO-GLS (887-6457).
 
About Vitro Architectural Glass
Vitro Architectural Glass, part of Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV:VITROA), is a new organization created from Vitro’s acquisition of PPG’s flat glass business unit. Now the largest company of its kind in the Americas, Vitro Architectural Glass manufactures industry-leading brands such as Solarban®, Sungate® and Starphire Ultra-Clear® glasses at U.S. plants in Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Fresno, California; Salem, Oregon; and Wichita Falls, Texas. The company also operates one of the world’s largest glass research and development facilities in Pittsburgh and four residential glass fabrication plants in Canada. For more information, please visit www.vitroglazings.com.
 
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PITTSBURGH, October 12, 2018 —