Friday, December 21, 2012

CEO Benney to Speak at Symposium

The National Fenestration Rating Council’s (NFRC) CEO, Jim Benney, is part of a panel of experts who will speak during the upcoming Building Enclosure Technology and Environment Council (BETEC) Symposium in Washington, D.C.

According to symposium’s website, the event will provide attendees with the most recent developments in fenestration performance and technology and will be particularly valuable for architects, engineers, developers, and others who make decisions about improving building performance.

The symposium will be held January 7-11, 2013 at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center in Washington, D.C.


Friday, December 14, 2012

NFRC’s New Websites Look Better, Work Better

Visit the National Fenestration Rating Council’s (NFRC) two new websites on Monday, December 17, and you’ll find a new look, new features, and better functionality so you can get all the information you need faster and easier than ever before. 

In addition to redesigning to keep pace with your needs, we’ve also created a second website,, to expand your networking opportunities.
These two websites work together to provide NFRC members with some important benefits, including the following:
  • Easier access to news and information.
  • Ability to manage your account in a few simple steps.
  • Expanded networking section for public or private discussions.
  • More intuitive navigation so you can find documents and bulletins quickly and easily.
  • Option to store and readily access files to facilitate task group, subcommittee, and committee development.
“These new websites are designed to guide our members from one page to another effortlessly so they can find the information they need to make the decisions that build on their success,” said NFRC’s CEO, Jim Benney. “This accomplishment highlights NFRC’s commitment to its members and illustrates the organization’s ability to anticipate their needs.”

How Can NFRC Serve You Better?

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is always interested in serving you better.

What kinds of benefits could NFRC offer to make membership more attractive for you? 

You can answer here or email your suggestions.

Friday, December 7, 2012

How Can NFRC Help Your Business Thrive in 2013?

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is always looking for insight from industry experts to improve its programs.

What are some of the business challenges you're facing during 2013, and how can NFRC's programs help you overcome them?

Let us know here, or contact Tom Herron, NFRC's Senior Manager, Communications & Marketing.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Let NFRC Help Educate Your Customers

The National Fenestration Rating Council's (NFRC) consumer-oriented website is helping consumers make more educated choices when purchasing fenestration products. It provides non-technical explanations to technical questions and offers a number of links for those seeking more detailed information.

Give your business a boost by sending your customers

What do you think of NFRC's consumer-oriented website? Post your comments here.