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  • YKK AP Meets Demand For Accessible Design with Launch of Low Threshold Sliding Glass Door

    YKK AP Meets Demand For Accessible Design with Launch of Low Threshold Sliding Glass Door

    Ideal for multifamily applications, the thermally-broken YSD 600 T allows for installation versatility and greater occupant comfort

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  • YKK AP America Launches New Unitized, Impact-Resistant Window Wall System

    YKK AP America Launches New Unitized, Impact-Resistant Window Wall System

    YHW 60 TU meets growing demand for shop-fabricated, pre-glazable applications, providing higher quality and installation versatility while reducing costs and time to close.

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  • YKK AP America Introduces YES 60 Line of Storefront Systems

    YKK AP America Introduces YES 60 Line of Storefront Systems

    Take storefront to new heights with spans as high as 14-feet

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  • YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    At YKK AP, we believe in the “Cycle of Goodness®” – the idea that “no one prospers without rendering benefit to others,” including Mother Earth. When our employee-led wellness team gathered in late 2017 to brainstorm ways to enhance the company’s wellness program, an innovative and comprehensive idea arose from Assistant Engineer, Jose Acosta. Drawing […]

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    YKK AP Launches Zero Sightline Window  for Structural Silicone Glazed Curtain Wall

    YKK AP Launches Zero Sightline Window for Structural Silicone Glazed Curtain Wall

    YOV SSG Operable Vent Window provides seamless appearance of a fixed window with optimal ventilation and natural light

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    YKK AP Promotes Joey Bernard to Lead Expansion of Texas and Western Regions

    YKK AP Promotes Joey Bernard to Lead Expansion of Texas and Western Regions

    Bernard brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role as Branch Manager

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    YKK AP Hires John Rovi as Sales Representative for Texas Region

    YKK AP Hires John Rovi as Sales Representative for Texas Region

    Rovi brings to the table more than 15 years of sales experience in the construction and architectural products industry

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    YKK AP to Enhance Impact-Resistant Product Line to Meet Revised 2017 Florida Product Approvals

    YKK AP to Enhance Impact-Resistant Product Line to Meet Revised 2017 Florida Product Approvals

    Improvements will speed time to market and bring added versatility to architects and contractors designing for the impact market

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    YKK AP America Promotes Hank Kawano to General Manager of Residential Division

    YKK AP America Promotes Hank Kawano to General Manager of Residential Division

    Kawano’s vision of delivering excellent service to every customer will be grounded in safety, quality and communication

    Read More
    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    The well-being of YKK AP’s employees is a recurring theme in its Fundamental Behaviors that govern the company’s daily practice and bring its culture to life. As we head into 2018, employees recently took initiative to bring greater awareness to staff of the many existing wellness benefits the company has to offer. In mid-November, the employee-led wellness […]

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    YKK AP Takes Home Four Architectural Product Magazine Product Innovation Awards

    Recognized in Product Innovation and Project Application categories

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    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    “No one prospers without rendering benefit to others.” - Tadao Yoshida, Founder of YKK Corp.

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    YKK AP America Appoints Key Leaders to New Positions Focused on Customer Experience

    YKK AP America Appoints Key Leaders to New Positions Focused on Customer Experience

    Accomplished leaders to build on company’s customer and employee-centric focus to support long-term goals in commercial and residential businesses.

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    YKK AP America Expands West Coast Sales Team to Address Market Demand

    YKK AP America Expands West Coast Sales Team to Address Market Demand

    Jeanette Schieferle brings nearly 20 years in architectural sales experience to support regional growth.

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    YKK AP America Adds to Architectural Sales Team

    YKK AP America Adds to Architectural Sales Team

    Jesse Baker joins as architectural sales representative to support robust construction market in the Midwest.

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    YKK AP America Expands Midwest Sales Team

    YKK AP America Expands Midwest Sales Team

    Olson Architectural products to represent YKK AP in the region.

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    YKK AP America Celebrates Success by Honoring Top Performers at Annual Sales Meeting

    YKK AP America Celebrates Success by Honoring Top Performers at Annual Sales Meeting

    Winners selected based on performance and growth during the 2016 fiscal year.

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    YKK AP Inc.’s Window Research Institute to Host Windowology Exhibition and Symposium in Tokyo

    YKK AP Inc.’s Window Research Institute to Host Windowology Exhibition and Symposium in Tokyo

    To commemorate the Institute’s 10th anniversary, world-renowned architectural photographer Iwan Baan and others will examine windows as a representation of culture.

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    YKK AP is coming to Glass Expo West!

    YKK AP is coming to Glass Expo West!

    YKK AP will be exhibiting at Glass Expo West June 1-2, 2017 in Irvine, California.

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    New “I Am An Architect” Video for 2017

    New “I Am An Architect” Video for 2017

    YKK AP debuts the 6th edition of the I Am An Architect video series.

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    Winners Revealed in AIA Atlanta’s 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    Winners Revealed in AIA Atlanta’s 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    The Atlanta chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Atlanta) and presenting sponsor YKK AP America Inc. together announced the winners of the 2017 High School Student Design Competition (HSSDC).

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    AIA Atlanta Announces 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    AIA Atlanta Announces 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    AIA Atlanta, with presenting sponsor YKK AP America Inc., announces the 12th Annual High School Student Design Competition (HSSDC).

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    YKK AP Expands Direct Freight Shipping Program to Southeast Region

    YKK AP Expands Direct Freight Shipping Program to Southeast Region

    Dedicated service provides a convenient and efficient shipping experience that limits potential for damage.

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    Rebuilding Macon Names YKK AP as Official Window Supplier

    Rebuilding Macon Names YKK AP as Official Window Supplier

    Manufacturer to donate energy-efficient replacement windows for weatherization of area homes.

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    YKK Group’s Headquarters Building Honored with ASHRAE Technology Award at World Level

    YKK Group’s Headquarters Building Honored with ASHRAE Technology Award at World Level

    YKK 80 Building is the first in Japan to win the award, adding to a growing list of energy efficient recognition and achievements

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    YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG Curtain Wall Wins Product Innovation Award

    YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG Curtain Wall Wins Product Innovation Award

    AUSTELL, GA. – The YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG High Performance Inside Glazed Curtain Wall System was honored with an Architectural Products 2016 Product Innovation Award (PIA) in the Building Envelope category. The PIAs showcase a wide-range of innovative buildings-related products, presenting the winners in the November issue of Architectural Products. Judged by […]

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    YKK AP America Bolsters ProTek® Line with 50 FS/FI Storefront System

    YKK AP America Bolsters ProTek® Line with 50 FS/FI Storefront System

    New system offers enhanced product options

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    The YKK AP Window Research Institute Has Renewed Its Official Website

    The YKK AP Window Research Institute Has Renewed Its Official Website

    The website shares some of the findings from the Institute’s research by delivering high-quality content about windows in the context of various topics such as architecture, art, and culture.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for ThermaShade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for ThermaShade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for its ThermaShade Sun Control System

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    YKK AP America Wins Reader’s Choice Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Reader’s Choice Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored with a Metal Architecture Reader’s Choice Award.

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    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    In honor of its 25th anniversary YKK AP America Inc. kicked off a yearlong celebration on Wednesday, May 11 during a special ceremony at the company’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dublin, Ga.

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    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    Join YKK AP America at booth #1739 on Thursday, May 19, at 11 a.m. for a Mimosa toast honoring our 25th year serving the facades industry. Watch the premiere of the new “I am an Architect” video and take a trip through time with your favorite architects. Additionally, Brady/Mosby will be available for photos during […]

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    YKK AP America Expands Its Western Region Sales Team

    Vaughan Architectural Products to represent company in Arizona, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas Markets YKK AP America, Inc. (YKK AP) continues its westward expansion with the addition of Terry Vaughan of Vaughan Architectural Products as sales agent in the Arizona, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas markets. In his role, Vaughan will focus on […]

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    YKK Announces Changes in Organization Leadership

    YKK Announces Changes in Organization Leadership

    Oliver Stepe to become first domestic president for the architectural products business in North America YKK Corporation of America is pleased to announce the promotion of Oliver Stepe to president of YKK AP America Inc., effective April 1, 2016. Part of the global YKK Group and a subsidiary of YKK Corporation of America, YKK AP […]

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    YKK AP America Adds New Director of Marketing and Product Management

    YKK AP America Adds New Director of Marketing and Product Management

    Jamilla Walcott joins growing marketing team in Austell, Ga. YKK AP America, Inc. (YKK AP) is excited to announce the hiring of Jamilla Walcott as Director, Marketing and Product Management. In her role, Walcott will oversee all marketing team members and functional areas including marketing, communications, brand and product management, and architectural services/ national accounts. […]

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    YKK AP America Wins Product Innovation Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Product Innovation Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored with an Architectural Products 2015 Product Innovation Award (PIA) in the Windows/Doors/Openings category.

    Read More
    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System Receives RECORD PRODUCTS Award

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System Receives RECORD PRODUCTS Award

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored as one of Architectural Record’s products of the year during Architectural Record’s 2015 RECORD PRODUCTS awards. RECORD PRODUCTS, the annual competition of Architectural Record, drew more than 500 entries ranging from building materials to finishes and furnishings. A panel of judges who specialize in products and […]

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    YKK AP to Present at CSI North Dakota Red River Valley Chapter Meeting

    YKK AP to Present at CSI North Dakota Red River Valley Chapter Meeting

    On February 14, Gary Flemming, Business Manager, Commercial Window Products at YKK AP will discuss how to select the best windows for a new or remodeled school. A careful balance of aesthetics, thermal performance characteristics and structural integrity is critical to making the right decision and ensuring productivity for students and teachers alike. This course […]

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    Glazing Contractors: Join us for Quality Assurance Training this February

    Who: Are you a glazing contractor responsible for the quality of finished installations? What: This four-and-a-half day training session includes four full days of instruction as well as a tour of the YKK AP commercial manufacturing plant in Dublin, Ga. The training begins with the fundamentals of different product types, from storefront, entrances and windows to window […]

    Read More
    YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    At YKK AP, we believe in the “Cycle of Goodness®” – the idea that “no one prospers without rendering benefit to others,” including Mother Earth. When our employee-led wellness team gathered in late 2017 to brainstorm ways to enhance the company’s wellness program, an innovative and comprehensive idea arose from Assistant Engineer, Jose Acosta. Drawing […]

    Read More
    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    The well-being of YKK AP’s employees is a recurring theme in its Fundamental Behaviors that govern the company’s daily practice and bring its culture to life. As we head into 2018, employees recently took initiative to bring greater awareness to staff of the many existing wellness benefits the company has to offer. In mid-November, the employee-led wellness […]

    Read More

    YKK AP Takes Home Four Architectural Product Magazine Product Innovation Awards

    Recognized in Product Innovation and Project Application categories

    Read More
    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    “No one prospers without rendering benefit to others.” - Tadao Yoshida, Founder of YKK Corp.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    In honor of its 25th anniversary YKK AP America Inc. kicked off a yearlong celebration on Wednesday, May 11 during a special ceremony at the company’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dublin, Ga.

    Read More
    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    Join YKK AP America at booth #1739 on Thursday, May 19, at 11 a.m. for a Mimosa toast honoring our 25th year serving the facades industry. Watch the premiere of the new “I am an Architect” video and take a trip through time with your favorite architects. Additionally, Brady/Mosby will be available for photos during […]

    Read More
    YKK AP to Present at CSI North Dakota Red River Valley Chapter Meeting

    YKK AP to Present at CSI North Dakota Red River Valley Chapter Meeting

    On February 14, Gary Flemming, Business Manager, Commercial Window Products at YKK AP will discuss how to select the best windows for a new or remodeled school. A careful balance of aesthetics, thermal performance characteristics and structural integrity is critical to making the right decision and ensuring productivity for students and teachers alike. This course […]

    Read More

    Glazing Contractors: Join us for Quality Assurance Training this February

    Who: Are you a glazing contractor responsible for the quality of finished installations? What: This four-and-a-half day training session includes four full days of instruction as well as a tour of the YKK AP commercial manufacturing plant in Dublin, Ga. The training begins with the fundamentals of different product types, from storefront, entrances and windows to window […]

    Read More
    YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    YKK AP Adopts a Mile to “Keep Cobb Beautiful”

    At YKK AP, we believe in the “Cycle of Goodness®” – the idea that “no one prospers without rendering benefit to others,” including Mother Earth. When our employee-led wellness team gathered in late 2017 to brainstorm ways to enhance the company’s wellness program, an innovative and comprehensive idea arose from Assistant Engineer, Jose Acosta. Drawing […]

    Read More
    YKK AP Launches Zero Sightline Window  for Structural Silicone Glazed Curtain Wall

    YKK AP Launches Zero Sightline Window for Structural Silicone Glazed Curtain Wall

    YOV SSG Operable Vent Window provides seamless appearance of a fixed window with optimal ventilation and natural light

    Read More
    YKK AP Promotes Joey Bernard to Lead Expansion of Texas and Western Regions

    YKK AP Promotes Joey Bernard to Lead Expansion of Texas and Western Regions

    Bernard brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role as Branch Manager

    Read More
    YKK AP Hires John Rovi as Sales Representative for Texas Region

    YKK AP Hires John Rovi as Sales Representative for Texas Region

    Rovi brings to the table more than 15 years of sales experience in the construction and architectural products industry

    Read More
    YKK AP to Enhance Impact-Resistant Product Line to Meet Revised 2017 Florida Product Approvals

    YKK AP to Enhance Impact-Resistant Product Line to Meet Revised 2017 Florida Product Approvals

    Improvements will speed time to market and bring added versatility to architects and contractors designing for the impact market

    Read More
    YKK AP America Promotes Hank Kawano to General Manager of Residential Division

    YKK AP America Promotes Hank Kawano to General Manager of Residential Division

    Kawano’s vision of delivering excellent service to every customer will be grounded in safety, quality and communication

    Read More
    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    Focus on Employee Well-Being

    The well-being of YKK AP’s employees is a recurring theme in its Fundamental Behaviors that govern the company’s daily practice and bring its culture to life. As we head into 2018, employees recently took initiative to bring greater awareness to staff of the many existing wellness benefits the company has to offer. In mid-November, the employee-led wellness […]

    Read More

    YKK AP Takes Home Four Architectural Product Magazine Product Innovation Awards

    Recognized in Product Innovation and Project Application categories

    Read More
    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    YKK AP Employees Gather Aid for Puerto Rico

    “No one prospers without rendering benefit to others.” - Tadao Yoshida, Founder of YKK Corp.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Appoints Key Leaders to New Positions Focused on Customer Experience

    YKK AP America Appoints Key Leaders to New Positions Focused on Customer Experience

    Accomplished leaders to build on company’s customer and employee-centric focus to support long-term goals in commercial and residential businesses.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Expands West Coast Sales Team to Address Market Demand

    YKK AP America Expands West Coast Sales Team to Address Market Demand

    Jeanette Schieferle brings nearly 20 years in architectural sales experience to support regional growth.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Adds to Architectural Sales Team

    YKK AP America Adds to Architectural Sales Team

    Jesse Baker joins as architectural sales representative to support robust construction market in the Midwest.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Expands Midwest Sales Team

    YKK AP America Expands Midwest Sales Team

    Olson Architectural products to represent YKK AP in the region.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Celebrates Success by Honoring Top Performers at Annual Sales Meeting

    YKK AP America Celebrates Success by Honoring Top Performers at Annual Sales Meeting

    Winners selected based on performance and growth during the 2016 fiscal year.

    Read More
    YKK AP Inc.’s Window Research Institute to Host Windowology Exhibition and Symposium in Tokyo

    YKK AP Inc.’s Window Research Institute to Host Windowology Exhibition and Symposium in Tokyo

    To commemorate the Institute’s 10th anniversary, world-renowned architectural photographer Iwan Baan and others will examine windows as a representation of culture.

    Read More
    YKK AP is coming to Glass Expo West!

    YKK AP is coming to Glass Expo West!

    YKK AP will be exhibiting at Glass Expo West June 1-2, 2017 in Irvine, California.

    Read More
    New “I Am An Architect” Video for 2017

    New “I Am An Architect” Video for 2017

    YKK AP debuts the 6th edition of the I Am An Architect video series.

    Read More
    Winners Revealed in AIA Atlanta’s 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    Winners Revealed in AIA Atlanta’s 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    The Atlanta chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Atlanta) and presenting sponsor YKK AP America Inc. together announced the winners of the 2017 High School Student Design Competition (HSSDC).

    Read More
    AIA Atlanta Announces 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    AIA Atlanta Announces 2017 High School Student Design Competition

    AIA Atlanta, with presenting sponsor YKK AP America Inc., announces the 12th Annual High School Student Design Competition (HSSDC).

    Read More
    YKK AP Expands Direct Freight Shipping Program to Southeast Region

    YKK AP Expands Direct Freight Shipping Program to Southeast Region

    Dedicated service provides a convenient and efficient shipping experience that limits potential for damage.

    Read More
    Rebuilding Macon Names YKK AP as Official Window Supplier

    Rebuilding Macon Names YKK AP as Official Window Supplier

    Manufacturer to donate energy-efficient replacement windows for weatherization of area homes.

    Read More
    YKK Group’s Headquarters Building Honored with ASHRAE Technology Award at World Level

    YKK Group’s Headquarters Building Honored with ASHRAE Technology Award at World Level

    YKK 80 Building is the first in Japan to win the award, adding to a growing list of energy efficient recognition and achievements

    Read More
    YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG Curtain Wall Wins Product Innovation Award

    YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG Curtain Wall Wins Product Innovation Award

    AUSTELL, GA. – The YKK AP America YCW 750 XT IG High Performance Inside Glazed Curtain Wall System was honored with an Architectural Products 2016 Product Innovation Award (PIA) in the Building Envelope category. The PIAs showcase a wide-range of innovative buildings-related products, presenting the winners in the November issue of Architectural Products. Judged by […]

    Read More
    YKK AP America Bolsters ProTek® Line with 50 FS/FI Storefront System

    YKK AP America Bolsters ProTek® Line with 50 FS/FI Storefront System

    New system offers enhanced product options

    Read More
    The YKK AP Window Research Institute Has Renewed Its Official Website

    The YKK AP Window Research Institute Has Renewed Its Official Website

    The website shares some of the findings from the Institute’s research by delivering high-quality content about windows in the context of various topics such as architecture, art, and culture.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for ThermaShade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for ThermaShade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Money-Saving Product Award for its ThermaShade Sun Control System

    Read More
    YKK AP America Wins Reader’s Choice Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Reader’s Choice Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored with a Metal Architecture Reader’s Choice Award.

    Read More
    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    YKK AP America Inc. Celebrates 25 Years in the United States Glass Industry

    In honor of its 25th anniversary YKK AP America Inc. kicked off a yearlong celebration on Wednesday, May 11 during a special ceremony at the company’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dublin, Ga.

    Read More
    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    FRAME THE FUTURE with YKK AP America during AIA 2016

    Join YKK AP America at booth #1739 on Thursday, May 19, at 11 a.m. for a Mimosa toast honoring our 25th year serving the facades industry. Watch the premiere of the new “I am an Architect” video and take a trip through time with your favorite architects. Additionally, Brady/Mosby will be available for photos during […]

    Read More

    YKK AP America Expands Its Western Region Sales Team

    Vaughan Architectural Products to represent company in Arizona, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas Markets YKK AP America, Inc. (YKK AP) continues its westward expansion with the addition of Terry Vaughan of Vaughan Architectural Products as sales agent in the Arizona, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas markets. In his role, Vaughan will focus on […]

    Read More
    YKK Announces Changes in Organization Leadership

    YKK Announces Changes in Organization Leadership

    Oliver Stepe to become first domestic president for the architectural products business in North America YKK Corporation of America is pleased to announce the promotion of Oliver Stepe to president of YKK AP America Inc., effective April 1, 2016. Part of the global YKK Group and a subsidiary of YKK Corporation of America, YKK AP […]

    Read More
    YKK AP America Adds New Director of Marketing and Product Management

    YKK AP America Adds New Director of Marketing and Product Management

    Jamilla Walcott joins growing marketing team in Austell, Ga. YKK AP America, Inc. (YKK AP) is excited to announce the hiring of Jamilla Walcott as Director, Marketing and Product Management. In her role, Walcott will oversee all marketing team members and functional areas including marketing, communications, brand and product management, and architectural services/ national accounts. […]

    Read More
    YKK AP America Wins Product Innovation Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America Wins Product Innovation Award for its Thermashade Sun Control System

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored with an Architectural Products 2015 Product Innovation Award (PIA) in the Windows/Doors/Openings category.

    Read More
    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System Receives RECORD PRODUCTS Award

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System Receives RECORD PRODUCTS Award

    YKK AP America’s ThermaShade Sun Control System was honored as one of Architectural Record’s products of the year during Architectural Record’s 2015 RECORD PRODUCTS awards. RECORD PRODUCTS, the annual competition of Architectural Record, drew more than 500 entries ranging from building materials to finishes and furnishings. A panel of judges who specialize in products and […]

    Read More