Renewal by Andersen’s Delahunt to Retire in 2021

Delahunt built RBA into powerhouse. He will be replaced by Troy Barrow.

authors QR Staff | November 25, 2020

Andersen Corp. announced that Paul Delahunt, president of Renewal by Andersen will be retiring in February. Troy Barrow, currently vice president of company owned retail operations and marketing will replace him as president.

Under Delahunt for the last 12 years, Rewnewal by Andersen has grown to be among the very largest home improvement retailers in country through its company owned territories. Together with its large network of franchise owners, the company is an unequaled force in window replacement.

Delahunt’s retirement and Barrow’s promotion were among several leadership changes announced by Andersen Corp. this month.

Chris Galvin, currently senior vice president of manufacturing and logistics, has been promoted to president of the Andersen division, serving the new residential, home improvement and light commercial market segments.

Kelly Aronson, currently vice president of information technology, has been promoted to senior vice president and chief information officer. In this role, Aronson will be responsible for enterprise information technology. Since joining Andersen in 2014, Aronson has led the transformation of the customer and employee experience by accelerating digital technology solutions.

“The strength of Andersen is our people and their unwavering commitment to delighting our customers and living up to our promise that everyone benefits from their association with our company,” said Jay Lund, chairman and CEO of Andersen. “We are fortunate to have incredible talent, depth and dedication at all levels of our company. This team of exceptional leaders will confidently and passionately advance our longstanding commitment to being a special place to work and the most trusted company in our industry.”

About Delahunt and Barrow

Delahunt joined Renewal by Andersen in 2004 and was promoted to president in 2008. He is a member of Andersen’s executive committee and serves on the board of Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois, a Master of Arts degree from the University of Michigan, and earned his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago.

Barrow joined Renewal by Andersen in 2010 with more than 14 years in marketing leadership roles in consumer-focused industries and has since led the Renewal by Andersen company owned retail locations and marketing team. He is a member of Andersen’s executive committee. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communications from Minnesota State University, Moorhead, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.

Headquartered in Bayport, Minn., Andersen Corp. and its subsidiaries manufacture and market window and door products under the Andersen, Renewal by Andersen, EMCO, Weiland, MQ and Heritage brands. QR

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