COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

The Draper family is deeply concerned for all those who are suffering from the COVID-19 virus, and we are doing our part to reduce the spread of the pandemic.   The situation is fluid, but Draper continues to do business as normally as …The...
The Hidden Savings of Engineering Value

The Hidden Savings of Engineering Value

The so-called “bottom line” is an unavoidable, monolithic reality of the construction industry, and it is something we’ve seen happening with some of our window shade competitors. However, a formulaic “race to the bottom” can have dramatically negative effects on the...
Emphasizing Partnerships at ISE 2020

Emphasizing Partnerships at ISE 2020

Attendance numbers were reportedly down for Integrated Systems Europe 2020 due to the coronavirus, but you couldn’t tell it from traffic at the stand shared by Draper and our subsidiaries Smart Media Solutions (SMS) and Evoko. Our stand was packed throughout, and the...
Saying Goodbye to Dave Trapani

Saying Goodbye to Dave Trapani

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of friend and co-worker Dave Trapani. Dave passed away last week following an illness. He was 54. David joined Draper in 2013 as regional sales manager for the northeastern United States. Back in 2015 he shared the...