Apogee Chairman to Speak at Glass TEXpo
April 1, 2010
Russ Huffer, chairman and CEO of Apogee Enterprises, will present
an educational session titled "BIPV: Challenges and Opportunities
for the Contract Glazier" on Thursday, April 15, 2010, from
11:10 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. as part of the opening day of Glass TEXpo
The session is designed to help attendees learn the benefits and
challenges of building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) as it relates
to the contract glazing industry. Apogee Enterprises has spent millions
researching this new technology and how it fits into a curtainwall
Huffer will offer a no-nonsense look at BIPV and what he has learned
after 20 years of research - and important issues of which the industry
needs to be aware.
Huffer was elected Apogee chairman in June 1999, in addition to
having been elected president and chief executive officer (CEO)
in January 1998. He joined Apogee in 1986 as vice president and
general manager of Viracon. In 1996, he was promoted to president
of the Glass Technologies segment to further develop these glass
coatings businesses into market leaders.
Glass TEXpo will be held April 15-16 at the El Tropicano Holiday
Inn Riverwalk in San Antonio.
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