Vitro Architectural Glass

Vitro Appoints David Linhart and Sarah Ward as Sales Managers for the West and East Regions of the United States

David Linhart has been appointed manager of sales,

West Region at Vitro Architectural Glass.

Sarah Ward has been named the manager of sales,

East Region at Vitro Architectural Glass.

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 23, 2022 – Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced that David Linhart has been appointed manager of sales, West Region and Sarah Ward manager of sales, East Region.

In their new roles, Linhart and Ward will lead teams of account managers that assist customers within the commercial, specialty fabrication and residential segments. They will be responsible for overall sales growth along with training and development. They will report to Dan Stipetich, director of commercial sales for the United States.

“Both David and Sarah are talented managers with comprehensive knowledge of Vitro’s products, people and customers,” said Stipetich. “They are ideal leaders for our United States sales teams and will help Vitro and its sales force grow now and into the future.”

Linhart joined Vitro in 2015 as an account manager and was subsequently promoted to senior sales manager in 2016. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Ward joined Vitro as a commercial account manager in 2019. She holds a bachelor’s degree in ceramic engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri.

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About Vitro Architectural Glass

Vitro Architectural Glass, part of Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV:VITROA), the largest company of its kind in the Americas, manufactures a range of industry-leading, energy-efficient products such as Solarban®, Sungate® and Starphire Ultra-Clear® glasses at U.S. plants in Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Fresno, California; Salem, Oregon; and Wichita Falls, Texas. Committed to sustainable manufacturing processes and products, 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. Upholding the values of “Together, We See Further” across the architectural, automotive and containers markets, Vitro strives to realize the power of partnership to ensure that projects meet or exceed ever-evolving sustainability expectations as well as glass requirements. For more information, please visit

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