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Peter Kohler Passes Away – Official Press Release

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583 MacElmon Road PO Box 131, Debert, NS Canada B0M 1G0 Phone: (902) 662-3100

For Immediate Release

Peter Kohler Passes Away

Debert, NS – December 2, 2019 – Peter Kohler, founder of Kohltech Windows and Entrance Systems, passed away in his sleep this morning at his winter home in Florida.  He was 77 years old.

Peter Kohler founded Kohler Windows, now Kohltech Windows and Entrance Systems, almost forty years ago with four employees and built one of the most respected window and door brands in Canada. Peter devoted his life to the window and door industry and won many awards for his accomplishments both regionally and nationally. He retired in 2010 after selling the company to his Management team.

Kohltech continues to be driven by the culture of service, quality, and innovation that Peter founded the company on.

“Peter was an extraordinary human, friend, entrepreneur and employer,” stated Kevin Pelley, CEO of Kohltech, who now owns the business with Carl Ballard, President. “We are committed to continue the legacy of excellence that Peter created and that has propelled the company to a top national brand with over 500 employees”.

Funeral and memoriam arrangements will be announced when available.

For further information, please contact:

Kevin Pelley▪  CEO and Co-Owner ▪ 902-662-3100 x146 ▪

Carl Ballard ▪  President and Co-Owner ▪ 902-662-3100 x121 ▪


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