Founded in 1960 with 15 employees, JELD-WEN, Inc. is a privately held, vertically integrated manufacturer of windows, doors, and millwork products. Headquartered in Klamath Falls, Oregon JELD-WEN employs more than 20,000 people worldwide and operates more than 150 facilities in Africa, Asia, Australia, North America, Europe, and South America. JELD-WEN cuts lumber from its own timberlands, preparing the wood for the company's manufacturing plants which include 3 lines of Wood/Clad Windows; Custom, Premium and Builders series. All of which are market leaders in their respective categories. JELD-WEN has been widely regarded for its resourcefulness and deliberate decision to use every last bit of raw resource that entered its doors, pioneering a philosophy of sustainable building practices that continue to this day. JELD-WEN has been an early and supportive partner of Energy Star since 1998, resulting in multiple awards in the US and Canada as Energy Star Partner and Manufacturer of the year.