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About IGMA
The world’s leading organization on the engineering and manufacturing of insulating glass

IGMA is the international standards development organization for the insulating glass industry. Our focus is on developing new technologies in the manufacturing of insulating glass units supported by new research, best practices and the development of codes and standards. IGMA's industry publications, education programs, product certification programs and leading edge research provide valuable support to the industry.

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IGMA Staff:
Margaret Webb, Executive Director
1500 Bank Street, Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K1H 1B8
Tel: 613-233-1510 / Fax: 613-482-9436

Michael Conner, Administrator
1500 Bank Street, Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K1H 1B8
Tel: 613-233-1510 / Fax: 613-482-9436

Bill Lingnell, Technical Director
Lingnell Consulting Services
1270 Shore Court, Rockwall, TX 75087
Tel/Fax: 972-771-1600

Lisa Stegink, Legal Counsel
Chicago Law Partners LLC
333 West Wacker Drive, Suite 810, Chicago, IL 60606
Tel: 312-929-1966 / Fax: 312-929-1955

Mission Statement:
The purpose of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance is to lead in establishing and advancing insulating glass manufacturing technologies and quality process providing value to our industry and enhancing member opportunities for growth and success.

Strategic Initiative Statements
To following key strategic initiatives are established in support of our Mission:

1. Standards:
Establish and support harmonized standards for insulating glass units nationally and internationally to include:

a. Working closely with other associations, standards’ bodies and governments to establish standards, support standards, and promote the use of certified IG units and

b. Establish other voluntary performance "standards"? (ratings, recommendations, guidelines etc.)

2. Certification:
Work towards certification of all insulating glass units used in commercial and residential applications in North America.

3. Technology:
To provide educational seminars, technical publications (manual, bulletins, reports) and industry updates of insulating glass issues and future insulating glass opportunities.

4. Communication:
Continually analyze the information needs of the IGMA membership and the insulating glass industry. Develop and implement plans to meet those needs. Develop and maintain strategic alliances with other affiliated organizations and groups.

5. Research:
Analyze current insulating glass manufacturing technologies and undertake leading edge research to improve current practices through the development of new test methodologies and protocols.

 

 

Board of Directors

Frank Caporiccio, President
PPG Industries

Mark Hutchinson, Vice President
Intigral

Robert Gilles, Secretary & Chair of Certification & Education
All Weather Windows

Jennifer Kempf, Treasurer
Dow Corning

David Cooper, Past President
Guardian Industries

Helen Sanders, Chair - Emerging Technology & Innovation
SAGE Electrochromics

Scott Cardwell, Chair - Marketing Committee
AGC Flat Glass North America

Bob Spindler, Chair - Technical Services Committee
Cardinal IG

Luc Cormier, Director
Multiver Ltee

Steve Hojnowski, Director
JELD-WEN

Jim Krahn, Director
Marvin Windows

Nathalie Thibault, Director
Prelco

Denny Raske, Director
Allmetal

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