The Joy Companies, Inc. Acquires Mr. Go-Glass

The Joy Companies, Inc. is excited to announce the acquisition of Mr. Go-Glass, a privately-owned, full-service glass business based on the Delmarva Peninsula. This move was a great opportunity for Joy to further diversify their business and position themselves for smart and sustainable growth through the 21st century. With its similar culture, vision, core values and emphasis on its people, Mr. Go-Glass is the perfect addition to the Joy Companies family!

“Team members, customers, and vendors can expect a virtually identical operating ethos, but with more process improvements, IT and marketing enhancements  combined with a future focus that will allow us to better capitalize on growth opportunities,” stated Doug Linderer, who will remain on as President of Go-Glass Joy, LLC.

Brett Towers, who had successfully managed two locations of Go-Glass Corporation, has been named Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Go-Glass Joy, LLC. Brett added that “I’m grateful for the trust and confidence that the Joy organization has placed in me, and look forward to serving our customers as we seek new opportunities and ways to grow the business.”

About Go-Glass Corporation

Go-Glass Corp. is a 33 year old, second generation, family-owned, full-service glass business serving the Delmarva Peninsula and beyond from Easton, Ocean Pines, and Salisbury, MD; Dover and Lewes, DE; and Accomac Virginia.  The company has served thousands of customers and numerous customer types in the auto, home, and business glass segments throughout its history.

About The Joy Companies, Inc.

The Joy Companies, Inc. is the holding company for BF Joy LLC, a veteran-owned small business specializing in the installation, maintenance and rehabilitation of underground infrastructure for the public and private sectors in the Washington, DC Metro area. Founded in 1917 and proudly in its 4th generation of family ownership, Joy has played an integral role in the growth of our Nation’s Capital and surrounding areas. Previous holdings included CARAPACE, a national wholesale/ distribution company of surface products including DuPont Corian, Formica, and granite; and ECOFLO, a hazardous waste management company with a TSD (Treatment/Storage/Disposal) facility in Greensboro, NC. For more about the company, its services and its history visit


Media Contacts:

The Joy Companies, Inc.

Kevin Joy


Go-Glass Corporation

Doug Linderer



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