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Susan Marvin, president of Marvin Windows and Doors, recently wrote an editorial that appeared in the Fargo Forum and the Grand Forks Herald on the issue of putting people before profits. That editorial was also published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune this weekend, and readers took notice. Readers’ reactions to the story were overwhelmingly positive: […]

In a discussion with Susan Marvin, president of Marvin Windows and Doors, WBZ News Radio’s Anthony Silva investigates the company’s philosophy for weathering economic storm without laying off employees. Susan said: We’ve made a commitment to keeping our employees on the payroll, and that is maybe not the easiest way but it is, I think, […]

Family company wins annual Community Impact Award from Minnesota Business magazine WARROAD, Minn. — Feb. 25, 2013 — For four generations spanning more than a century, the Marvin family has worked to create jobs and thriving communities in Minnesota – even refusing to lay off workers during a major housing recession. Recognizing those efforts, their […]

“With a long-term outlook and an unwavering commitment to community, the Marvin family has built much more than a century-old window and door company.” –Twin Cities Business magazine Marvin Windows and Doors is honored to be among a select group of companies to win the 2012 Family Business Award from Twin Cities Business magazine. The […]

We were thrilled to be recognized — again — by President Obama in his speech last night accepting his party’s nomination for the presidency. (In the video above, go to approximately 35:30.) The president praised our efforts to keep our skilled and loyal work force intact throughout the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. […]

In an article in the Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald, a major regional daily newspaper near Marvin Windows’s home town of Warroad, Minn., president Susan Marvin discussed the company’s financial outlook for the year ahead. Marvin Windows will not be laying off workers nor closing factories. However, Marvin employees will not be receiving a year-end bonus […]

Marvin Windows: Made in America

October 13th, 2011

ABC World News has compiled a coast-to-coast list of products that are made in the U.S.A., in conjunction with a recent series of “Made In America”-themed stories. Marvin Windows is proud to be a part of that list. On the heels of the New York Times story and related coverage about Marvin’s “no layoffs” approach […]

One of the many 2010 International Builders’ Show videos that Marvin Windows and Doors shared via its online media room Each year, the Public Relations Society of America uses the Bronze Anvil Awards to recognize the best individual items or components of programs or companies that contribute to the overall success of public relations programs […]

Commentator Chuck Colson offers a recap of a recent panel discussion in which he took part, focusing on “doing the right thing” in business. He talks about the importance of business leaders not just acting in their own narrow self-interest but doing what’s right for the communities in which they work and live. He shares […]

Marvin Windows and Doors is featured in an article on MSNBC.com today that discusses the recent uptick in manufacturing in the United States. From the report: Susan Marvin went into 2010 expecting it to be much like 2009: weak and difficult. So when the president of the Minnesota manufacturing company Marvin Windows and Doors started […]