Willinganz, his wife Pam and their two children will be relocating to the Charlotte area.
Willinganz, a native of Owatonna, began his career with Viracon in 1990 working in manufacturing. Starting in insulating, he later moved to coatings. In 1997 he joined the inside sales team. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in education from Mankato State University.
As a field sales representative, Willinganz will be responsible for the promotion and sales of all Viracon architectural fabricated glass products to customers and architects.
Mike Winkler, who previously covered the Carolina-Virginia territory, has moved to Atlanta to cover Georgia and Alabama.
Viracon, based in Owatonna, Minn., with a second plant in Statesboro, Ga., is an international company of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. The company produces high-performance glass products, including tempered, laminated, insulating, silkscreened and high-performance coatings. Apogee Enterprises, Inc. is a leading fabricator, distributor and installer of value-added glass products and systems. Headquartered in Minneapolis, the company’s stock is traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol APOG.