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Fairfax, VA
Editor, DWM Magazine
As seen in:  USA Today
Covers:  doors and windows

Editor at @dwmmag. Formerly at @USATODAY. Retweets aren't endorsements, but they do class up the joint.

Trey Barrineau's Biography

TREY BARRINEAU is the editor of Door & Window Market magazine, an award-winning publication dedicated to in-depth coverage of the fenestration industry. He joined the magazine's parent company, Key Communications, in December 2014.

From September 2000 to December 2014, Trey was a multiplatform editor and writer in USA TODAY's Life section, where he composed blog entries and stories, managed the Life website's presentation on mobile and desktop platforms ...

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Hainer Awards

Best print headline in USA TODAY for July 2014. Best print headline in USA TODAY for May 2014. Best print headline in USA TODAY for December 2013. Prior to that, a 13-time winner in USA TODAY's monthly Hainer Awards competition from 2001-2006.


2008 - General
Part of a team recognized for exceptional deadline coverage of the Oscars.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports reporter, Hickory Daily Record, Hickory, N.C.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but never for work.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is making news personal and sharable, which encourages people to become immersed in stories.

At WMA, The Times, They Are A-Changin’ — I had a fantastic time during this week's World Millwork Alliance (WMA) plant tours of three diverse companies based in Houston. I met another group of engaging, funny, down-to-earth people who are passionate about their work. I learned a lot about another part of the construction industry.

WDMA Literally Knows its Way Around Washington — The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) spring meeting and legislative conference that wrapped up this week in Washington, D.C., gave this fenestration newcomer more great opportunities to meet and interact with some of the top people in our industry.

Fred Durst is filming an eHarmony commercial — Maybe this time, Fred Durst did it all for the 29 Dimensions of Compatibility. From Instagram comes the surreal photo below. It's '90s rap-metal superstar Durst of Limp Bizkit arm-in-arm with eHarmony CEO Neil Clark Warren. Huh? According to Us Weekly, Durst recently directed a commercial for the dating site, whose ads frequently feature Warren, 79.

After 60 Years, Miami’s Dash Door Still Open to New Ideas — In 2015, Dash Door & Closer Service Inc. of Miami celebrates its 60th year of success in South Florida, but don't expect these company employees to spend a lot of time reminiscing. They're far too busy for that. "It's been fun, but in the past seven years we've gotten our act together," says COO Steven Sanko.

AAMA Aftermath: Takeaways from a Major Industry Gathering — by Trey BarrineauFebruary 23rd, 2015 February 23rd, 2015 by Trey Barrineau I just got back from sunny Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and the 78th annual American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) conference, which stands out in my mind for more reasons than the amazing weather. First of all, it was another great educational experience for this fenestration newbie.

Building Safer Schools After Sandy Hook: An Architect’s View — Sunday marked the second anniversary of the horrific and tragic mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where 20 young children and six adult staff members were shot to death by a mentally disturbed young man.

Has it really been 10 years since ‘Since U Been Gone’ came out? — On Nov. 16, 2004, Kelly Clarkson's Since U Been Gone, one of the all-time guilty-pleasure records, was released. The original American Idol winner had already enjoyed success with her first album, 2003′s Thankful. But 2004′s Breakaway really launched her into the stratosphere of fame, and Since U Been Gone was the rocket that shot her there.

The funniest Twitter reactions to Kim Kardashian’s bare butt — If you haven't seen the latest nude Kim Kimkardashian photos yet (including the new, full-Kimmy ones), you will. The gravitational pull of that rear end can bend time and space; do you honestly think you'll be able to escape it?

Listen: The Ramones’ earliest demo recordings — Long before they became Rock and Roll Hall of Famers and the fathers of punk rock, The Ramones made fast, simple music that packed a visceral punch. Nowhere is that more evident than on the earliest demo recordings for their debut album Ramones, which came out in April 1976.

Glenn Beck reveals painful health issues — A tearful Glenn Beck revealed on Monday that he's been battling some serious health issues, "from an autoimmune disorder to adrenal fatigue," but he says therapy and lifestyle changes have cured him. "After months of treatment and completely changing the way I eat, sleep, work and live, along with ongoing hormone treatment and intensive physical therapy, I have reversed the process.
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Apr 28, 2015

Interesting interview with @kinseywilson of the @nytimes, who once said nice things about me:

Apr 27, 2015

RT @dwmmag: JUST IN: Riots in #Baltimore cancel @DHIorg convention, @WDMAnews' National Architectural Door Conference:

Apr 26, 2015

RT @DearAnyone: So we're all just gonna let Buffalo Wild Wings call themselves B-Dubs?

Apr 26, 2015

Ok, just gonna say it. 'The Big Lebowski' is overrated.

Apr 26, 2015

RT @iowahawkblog: I liked the aristocracy better when I wasn't paying their salaries.

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