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NAEC Spring Educational Conference

Date: April 15 - 18, 2018


The Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa
5480 Grand Pacific Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Wednesday, April 18
8:00am - 11:30am

Zero Clearance Entrances with LJ Blaiotta

This roundtable will discuss zero clearance entrances and swing doors. Attendees will learn how the use of zero clearance/swing doors has evolved with codes and fire service.

LJ Blaiotta, CEO of Columbia Elevator Products Company, Inc. in Bridgeport, Connecticut. LJ has been in the elevator industry for over thirty years, and has been the President of Columbia for the last twenty years. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and his Post Graduate MBA from Lubin School of Business, Pace University. LJ has served with various elevator industry organizations, including ASME’s A17.1 Code Committee, NAECs Exhibitor Advisory Committee, NAECs Member Services Committee, CET/Education Task Force, as well as the Elevator Advisory Committee to the City of New York’s Department of Buildings.