Jim Avanzini

Jim Avanzini

President, Architectural Glass and Metal

Jim Avanzini leads the Architectural Glass and Metal Division of Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®. The business is the leading fabricator of architectural glass and aluminum in North America operating over 45 locations.

Jim has nearly 40 years of experience in the fenestration industry. He began his career in 1981 at Southwest Tempered Systems, the Shawnee, Oklahoma, branch of Hunter Glass Group’s five glass fabricating operations. In 1987, Jim was an original founder and managing partner of United Tempering Systems based in Vancouver, Washington. Jim joined CRH in 1991 following the CRH acquisition of United Tempering Systems and has remained with the business in roles of increasing responsibility since.