L. William Zahner,

CEO/President, Zahner

Biography

L. William Zahner, CEO/President of Zahner, is recognized as the expert on the use of metals in artwork and architecture. The American Institute of Architects bestowed upon Mr. Zahner an honorary AIA membership in 2007 for his dedication to the profession of Architecture, his knowledge of metal building envelopes, and his contributions to advancing the quality of the built environment. He is the author of two books which have become comprehensive guides and official textbooks at many universities. Zahner was also awarded the International Copper Medal by the Societa Metallurgica Italiana Spa located in Florence, Italy in March 2006, and is a sculptor in his own right, having designed and constructed several sculptures of his own over the past ten years.