GAP Announces Two New Hires

January 20, 2015

YORK, PA – Graham Architectural Products (GAP) is pleased to announce two key additions.

New sales representative Martin (Marty) Colby brings years of sales experience to GAP, most recently as a representative for Winco Windows in the Alabama market where he was the company’s second overall salesman.

Colby will be responsible for positioning the company as the leader in the Alabama and Mississippi fenestration markets and growing GAP’s market share.

Colby resides in Birmingham with his wife, Peggy.

Donna Tarcha has joined GAP as a project manager. Currently working out of GAP’s New Castle, PA, office, she will relocate to the company’s York, PA, location later this year.

Tarcha was a project manager at Traco for 13 years after spending her first two years with the company in customer service.

Having worked as a project manager in the window business, Tarcha can handle a project from pre-book through delivery, which includes corresponding with general contractors, engineering firms, and architects. Tarcha also brings her extensive product knowledge to GAP.

In addition to Tarcha’s vast experience with window products, she is also a licensed practical nurse (LPN). She lives in Butler, PA, with her husband Brad, who is the application engineer at GAP’s New Castle facility.

Construction Industry Gaining Strength

January 9, 2015

A pair of fresh reports bode well for the construction industry. Job growth surged in December, 2014, as construction added 48,000 jobs, doubling November’s growth and making it the industry’s second strongest hiring month of the year.
That was among the highlights in the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ December employment report, released today. The …