Lance Cotton Appointed President of Isoclima’s NAFTA Region

Isoclima proudly announces the appointment of Lance Cotton as the new President of the NAFTA Region of Isoclima companies that include Isoclima Specialty Glass in Blairsville, PA, Global Security Glazing in Selma, AL, and Isoclima in Mexicali, MX & Calexico, CA.  Cotton brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his new role, having a distinguished history in the industry.

Notably, he is recognized for his pivotal contributions to creating and launching groundbreaking products such as CHILDGARD® Security Glazing and ACCESSGARD® Forced Entry Glass.

In addition, while with Dlubak Specialty Glass (now known as Isoclima Specialty Glass), Cotton was a driving force behind the addition of tempered bent glass and additional capabilities in the specialty glass division.

With a proven innovation and leadership track record, Cotton is poised to lead Isoclima’s North American businesses to new heights.  His strategic vision and commitment to excellence make him the ideal candidate to lead these companies into a future of continued success and growth.

“I am excited to get started and thrilled to be a part of a great and growing organization,” said Cotton.  Our potential is strong, and we’ll continue to take the lead in the crucial safety and security segments as well as the specialty areas.”

Cotton’s appointment marks a significant milestone for Isoclima, signaling a new era of innovation and advancement in the region.  Cotton’s dedication to quality and his history of spearheading transformative products positions him as a driving force behind future developments at the company.

USGlass Magazine Names Isoclima Project Winner of Annual Design Award

The January 2024 issue of USGlass Magazine featured its Annual Design Awards and Isoclima Specialty Glass was honored to be amongst the recognized!  Our project- National Aviary’s Wetland Habitat got the nod for Best Renovation/Retrofit project.  We were honored to be on an amazing project team featuring glass from Vitro Architectural Glass and expert installation from Greenhouse Renovation Services Inc.  See the entire write up and the other winners by clicking HERE!

Thank you judges and USGlass for the honor!!


Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security Glazing, a leader in both specialty and security glass and glazing is proud to announce the appointment of Krisy Kilpatrick as the company’s new Director of Business Development. With an impressive track record of driving business growth and cultivating strategic partnerships, Kilpatrick is set to lead the company’s expansion efforts.

In this key leadership role, Kilpatrick will be responsible for developing and executing Isoclima/Global’s business development strategy, with a focus on identifying new opportunities, fostering strategic alliances, and driving revenue growth. Kilpatrick will also lead a dynamic team of professionals in the pursuit of new markets and clients.

“We are thrilled to welcome Krisy to our growing team,” said Trent Thiry, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security Glazing. “As we look to expand and enhance our presence in the market, Krisy is the ideal candidate to lead our business development efforts. Krisy brings great energy, strategic acumen, and leadership skills to our organization and will be invaluable in driving our growth initiatives forward.”

Kilpatrick brings 17+ years of experience in sales and business development to Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security. Kilpatrick has a proven history of success in the building products space, most recently in the flooring sector and has developed long lasting relationships with stakeholders up and down the supply and design chain.

“I am honored to join the team at Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security Glazing,” Kilpatrick said.  “I look forward to working with our exceptional team to identify new opportunities, nurture key partnerships, and further establish Isoclima and Global as a market leader.”

About Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security Glazing:

Isoclima Specialty Glass and Global Security Glazing, features more than 60 years of experience in quality manufacturing and has been trusted as the single source for all of your security and architectural glazing requirements. Offering a complete line of security products, including all-glass laminates, glass-clad polycarbonates and laminated polycarbonates, Isoclima Specialty Glass/Global Security Glazing has the product and solution for all of your design challenges.

Isoclima Specialty Glass /Global Security Glazing products are fully tested to specific standards and threat levels for projects requiring bullet resistant, attack resistant and blast resistant glazing, such as correctional facilities, embassies, courthouses, and hospitals. In addition our complete line of architectural products includes tempered glass, chemically strengthened glass, insulated glass, spandrel glass, hurricane glazing and curved glass products. All of our products are covered by our Single Responsibility Program, which insures one firm has handled all phases of manufacturing.

Glass Magazine and Protecting Wildlife

Honored to be included in the July 2023 edition Glass Magazine on protecting wildlife. Our Vice President of Sales and Marketing Trent Thiry was quoted, and we are proud to manufacture several options to keep everyone (both human and animal) safe and protected!!
Read it HERE


“Tren Maya” project (Train Maya)

Exciting news from our Mexicali plant.  Railway Gazette Magazine has the story on the first Tren Maya coach being delivered and it features Isoclima glass in the side windows.

Read more about it HERE.


Isoclima Specialty Glass North America and Global Security Glazing appointed Trent Thiry as the new North American Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Thiry, previously with Vitro’s Automotive Glass division, brings years of industry experience to Isoclima and Global Security Glazing.

With this appointment, Isoclima looks to strengthen its already strong commercial team to enable further growth of their industry leading CHILDGARD®, ACCESSGARD®, Lexgard®, Detention, Defense, Architectural Security, and other specialty glazing products.

Coverage from USGlass Magazine