Dave Borgmeier of Schiller Architectural Hardware Honored with 2016 BHMA Award of Excellence


NEW YORK (April 30, 2016)—The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) proudly presents Dave Borgmeier, FDAI and vice president of Schiller Architectural Hardware and Door Systems, with the 2016 Award of Excellence for his outstanding service and commitment to the building construction industry.


Each year, BHMA distinguishes a non-member distributor or hardware professional who has demonstrated superior service when it comes to meeting the needs of architects, contractors, users and manufacturers from across the country. Based in Schiller's Lexington, KY office, Dave has worked for the company for 27 years, where he is responsible for managing all aspects of the division, including identifying and securing contracts; seeking growth opportunities; and supervising installation crews to ensure deliverables are met to the highest standard of quality. 


“Dave has been praised by his peers as a visionary who holds true to service and quality,” said Ralph Vasami, the executive director of BHMA. “His professionalism and dedication to customer service truly exemplify what the Award of Excellence stands for.”


Founded in 1929, Schiller Architectural Hardware is one of the nation’s largest suppliers of commercial door frames and hardware. It is also one of Kentucky's largest access and video integrators. Schiller supplies divisions 8, 10, 27 and 28, pre-installing its hardware on its exclusive automated line.


The BHMA Award of Excellence was established in 1989; to date, BHMA has honored 29 distributors and hardware professionals for their service and contributions to the building and architectural community.


To learn more about the award, or to see a list of past winners, visit http://www.buildershardware.com/about-bhma/bhma-award-excellence-winners.


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About the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA)

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) is an industry leader in building safety and security. BHMA is the only organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to develop and maintain performance standards for locks, closers, exit devices and other builders hardware. The widely known ANSI/BHMA A156 series of standards describes and establishes the features and criteria for specific types of hardware products. In addition, BHMA sponsors third-party certification of hardware products, which is a requirement for a product to bear the “BHMA Certified” mark—ensuring that the product meets the ANSI/BHMA standard. For more information on BHMA, please write to BHMA, 355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor, New York, NY, 10017 or visit the website at www.buildershardware.com.