October 2, 2013

Phoenix-based Southwest Fastener announced that Bobby Ramirez has been promoted from within the company to help strengthen the outside sales force.

Ramirez has 10 years of experience at Southwest Fastener. Within the company, he has worked his way up the ranks from warehouse team member to assistant warehouse manager, and eventually becoming the warehouse manager at Southwest Fastener. 

January 7, 2013

An international hockey battle between two window manufacturers is scheduled for Jan. 12, when employees of Marvin Windows and Doors and Loewen Windows will play a game at the Olympic Arena in Warroad, Minn. The event will be refereed by Dave Christian, an NHL All-Star and 1980 Olympic gold medal “Miracle on Ice” team member.

June 11, 2012

In a May 30, 2012 report whose guidance is likely to be challenged in the courts, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) cautioned that it believes that many clauses common in social media policies violate the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).

While Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon’s report outlined six cases where it found clauses in employers’ social media policies to violate Section 7 of the NLRA, it provided in full one social media policy that was deemed lawful in its entirety.