Guardian Glass™ North America announces Alan Kinder has been promoted to Director, Commercial Segment, where he will develop and lead strategy in identifying and serving the needs of Guardian Glass fabricator customers. 

“Elevating Alan to this role will help Guardian Glass North America continue to advance its vision to be the preferred partner for our customers,” says Darijo Babic, Director Architectural Sales, Americas. “His knowledge and experience will help us continue to expand our Guardian SunGuard™ family of products, Guardian Select™ Fabricators programs and our relationships with our glazing and architectural partners.”

Kinder has more than 11 years of proven success at Guardian Glass. After joining the commercial team as Territory Sales Manager, he steadily advanced to Architectural Design Manager, Key Project Manager and Regional Architectural Manager. 

“Alan has made a significant impact in every role at Guardian Glass, earning the respect of peers and customers alike,” Babic says. “This new role is a natural progression in his growth in the commercial architecture segment.” 

Kinder has been involved with and presented at multiple glass and glazing and architecture industry events. He has a bachelor’s in industrial planning from Clemson University.


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