Month: April 2016

Range Hood Designs Go 3D

RICHARDSON, Texas (April 19, 2016) – Online range hood creation is now available in a whole new dimension. Vent-A-Hood, the company that created the modern residential range hood, has introduced the world’s first interactive online 3D hood building experience with the next generation of its Build-A-Hood website.

“At Vent-A-Hood, we are known for pushing the boundaries by offering new and innovative range hood features, displays and experiences to consumers,” said Miles Woodall III, CEO of Vent-A-Hood. “This new 3D experience allows customers, kitchen designers and the public at large to get a better and more comprehensive online design experience that will help ensure they get the exact Vent-A-Hood range hood of their dreams.”

Created using Autodesk® Configurator 360 (C360) technology, Build-A-Hood is a unique 3D range hood modeling service and the world’s first publically accessible C360 site. Consumers can freely choose widths, CFMs, ceiling heights, finishes, and decorative treatments. Model numbers and prices update in real time based on every selection consumers make during their online designing experience. Consumers can download JPEG and PNG images from every angle of the 3D range hood. Dimensional drawings, which are useful for consumers focusing on kitchen redesign and planning, can be exported in PDF format to ensure proper placement, size, and design.

“Build-A-Hood is the latest in 3D modeling technology showing once again that Vent-A-Hood consistently makes strides in ventilation through innovation. Our valued partnership with Autodesk allows Vent-A-Hood to truly push the boundaries and set new standards in our industry,” said Woodall.

To experience Build-A-Hood, please visit http://www.ventahood.com.

About Vent-A-Hood:

Founded in 1933, Vent-A-Hood, based in Richardson, Texas, is the oldest manufacturer of residential range hoods in America. Each product manufactured by Vent-A-Hood is individually engineered for performance in addition to style. Vent-A-Hood products are sold in all 50 states as well as Canada. For more information, please visit http://www.ventahood.com. You can also follow Vent-A-Hood on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/VentAHood and Twitter at @ventahood_co.

For more information, please contact:

Lindsey Young, BizCom Associates 214.679.7996 / lindsey@bizcompr.com

Press Release: Vent-A-Hood Announces James Adams as Vice President of Sales

RICHARDSON, Texas – (April 06, 2016) – Vent-A-Hood, the company that created the modern residential range hood, has hired James Adams as Vice President of Sales.“Vent-A-Hood is a world-class company that makes the best range hoods on the market. I am very excited to be working with the wonderful and inspiring team that has pioneered this industry,” said Adams. “Big things are happening at Vent-A-Hood, and I look forward to being a part of the future success.”

Adams is no stranger to the Vent-A-Hood business. He started his career at Vent-A-Hood as a regional sales manager in April 1997 where he oversaw distributors and quickly became a respected member of the team. He was promoted to national sales manager in July 2001 and worked to take Vent-A-Hood into new areas of the United

In 2008, Adams joined Elica, Inc., a global manufacturer of residential range hoods, serving as regional manager for the west coast and then regional manager for the east. Now he rejoins Vent-A-Hood as the organization is on track to produce its strongest year of sales in the company’s 83-year-history.

“We are very happy to have James back on the team in the elevated role of vice president,” said Miles Woodall III, CEO of Vent-A-Hood. “He knows our product lines,our manufacturing processes, and our close relationship with distributors across North America. He is fantastic at what he does and joins us at a critical time of growth at Vent-A-Hood.”

Adams graduated from Texas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and the University of Texas at Dallas with a master’s degree in management. For more information about Vent-A-Hood visit http://www.ventahood.com.

About Vent-A-Hood:

Founded in 1933, Vent-A-Hood, based in Richardson, Texas, is the oldest manufacturer of residential range hoods in America. Each product manufactured by Vent-A-Hood is individually engineered for performance in addition to style. Vent-A-Hood products are sold in all 50 states as well as Canada. For more information, please visit http://www.ventahood.com. You can also follow Vent-A-Hood on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/VentAHood and Twitter at @ventahood_co.

For more information, please contact:

Lindsey Young, BizCom Associates 214.679.7996 / lindsey@bizcompr.com

New Build A Hood Program

Vent-A-Hood is proud to offer the world’s first interactive 3D hood building experience, as well as the world’s first publicly accessibly C360 site, with the newly revamped Build-A-Hood portal.  With Build-A-Hood, consumers can design and customize their dream hood in just a few clicks – all while keeping their budget in mind.

Once consumers access the site, they can select a Vent-A-Hood model and make it fit perfectly into their kitchen by selecting their preference of finish, CFM, ceiling height, width, and duct cover.  As each selection is made, pricing is automatically updated.  Three dimensional drawings, which are used frequently by designers, builders, and architects, can be exported in any angle in PDF, JPEG, and PNG format to ensure the proper fitment and placement of the range hood.Vent-A-Hood is proud to introduce to you and your customers the Build-A-Hood tool. Welcome to the future of hood design! We look forward to your feedback.

 

Please click here to start building your new Vent-A-Hood