January 5th, 2020 - ABC Network
Barbara Corcoran is interested in window screen company FlexScreen, and has an offer out there for entrepreneur Joe Altieri. Then Lori Greiner decides to make the same offer, making Joe choose which Shark he thinks will be best for his business. From season 11, episode 10 of Shark Tank.
January 5th, 2020 - USA TODAY
On Sunday's "Shark Tank," Joe Altieri pitched FlexScreen, a flexible, easy-to-install screen that simply pops into a window frame.
January 6th, 2020 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Joe Altieri swam with the sharks and survived. In fact, he came out in even better shape than before.
January 7th, 2020 - KDKA NewsRadio
Plum Native and entrepreneur Joe Altieri appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank this past Sunday and pitched the idea for his nearly indestructible and easy to use window screen, FlexScreen.
January 10th, 2020 - Plain Talk
Being able to twist and bend a window screen into place without causing damage – that’s the secret behind FlexScreen, a product that is manufactured locally and was featured this week on the popular TV show “Shark Tank.”
January 4th, 2020 - Lesko Talks Windows
Take a listen to this very short Pre-Shark Tank interview with FlexScreen Inventor Joe Altieri. Stay tuned because after the show I will be interviewing Joe again. He will share his experience.
February 25th, 2019 - TRIBLive
Before an entrepreneur reaches the point where they feel comfortable calling themselves a small-business owner, there’s the daunting prospect of first starting a business. In the case of someone like FlexScreen President Joe Altieri of Plum, he was able to put in place a group of investors to help launch his business.
February 8th, 2019 - TRIBLive
When Joe Altieri began seeking a way to make a better window screen in his Plum garage, he was just looking to improve on what was century-old technology. “The current patent on window screens dates back to 1907,” Altieri said. “So you have 100-year-old technology on modern windows.”
April 26th, 2018 - DWM Magazine
FlexScreen recently opened a manufacturing facility near Atlanta to serve the Southeast. In addition to making its signature flexible window screens, the plant in Alpharetta, GA will also be a full-service powder coater.
May 25th, 2017 - DWM Magazine
FlexScreen-South Dakota in Vermillion, S.D., the company’s newest manufacturing plant, began accepting customer orders this week. The facility will produce the full line of FlexScreen products and plans to add 24-40 jobs over the next 18 months.
March 10th, 2017 - DWM Magazine
FlexScreen LLC is expanding operations into the upper Midwest with the opening of a new manufacturing facility in Vermillion, S.D. Scheduled to begin manufacturing in the spring of 2017, FlexScreen-South Dakota will produce the full line of FlexScreen products and plans to add 24-40 jobs over the next 18 months.
November 28th, 2016 - DWM Magazine
In the latest edition of the Lesko Talks Windows podcast here at DWM, host Jim Lesko chats with Joe Altieri, the inventor, developer and president of FlexScreen.
July 25th, 2014 - DWM Magazine
FlexScreen has partnered with Ventana USA to open its first manufacturing facility in the Pittsburgh area. The 44,000-square-foot manufacturing facility will operate under the name FlexScreen Pittsburgh LLC and will supply fabricated window screens to the western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio and eastern Michigan markets.