Flushing-based Crystal Window and Door Systems announced that Steve Chen, the company’s executive vice president, assumed the title of chief operating officer. Founder and president, Thomas Chen, also takes the title of chief executive officer.
Since joining the company is 2005, Steve Chen has expanded his responsibilities for the general operations of the company. He directs Crystal’s branch offices and national sales organization, and provides oversight for the window and door production facility in Chicago.
Steve Chen also serves as president of the Northeast Window and Door Association, and as a board member of the New York Federal Reserve Bank Advisory Council.
In his new role as Crystal CEO, Thomas Chen will focus primarily on strategic initiatives related to new markets, manufacturing expansion plans, entrepreneurial ventures and overseas activities.