|VistaGlass Direct welcomes 22-year industry veteran, Juan Acosta to the team as our new General Manager. Juan is originally from Cuba and is married with 4 children and 3 grandchildren.
Prior to joining VistaGlass Direct, he worked in Taco Metal, Downey Glass Industries and CR Lawrence in many positions including: Sales manager, production manager and assistant branch manager. As a key player in these companies, he collaborated in the development of the architectural department as well as product development. He was also involved in getting product approval in Dade County for Hurricane resistant windows.
Some of his other key achievements include major projects at: Fort Lauderdale and Miami Airport, American Airlines and several high-rise buildings throughout Florida and the Caribbean.
Q&A with Juan
What’s your strategy for VistaGlass Direct?
To increase business by 40% the first year; to maintain and bring new customers by improving quality and cutting fabrication time. I also intend to attend local construction group gatherings; along with visiting the design district areas to promote our Waterjet, Painting and Sandblasting capabilities.
What do you see as VistaGlass Direct’s USP?
We are recognized in the industry for our commitment to customer service, product quality and lead time.
What is it about the Vistamatic Group that attracted you to become part of the family?
It is a young company with a lot of growth potential and an owner willing to listen to new ideas!
What would you like your legacy to be?
To always meet and surpass the company’s goals; go the extra mile and help those around me.