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Door and Hardware Institute

Pioneer is a proud member of DHI

DHI is Dedicated to Excellence

The Door and Hardware Institute (DHI) represents the architectural openings industry. With ancestry dating back to 1934, the Institute has more than 5,000 members in the United States, Canada and abroad. Membership consists of individuals and consultants involved in the architectural openings industry, representing distributors, manufacturers and sales representatives/agency firms, as well as architects, specifiers and contractors who rely on such professionals.

DHI'S Identity of Excellence

DHI will be branded for providing excellence and eminent influence.

The DHI Purpose Statement
The purpose of DHI is to advance the safety and security of the built environment.
The DHI Mission Statement

The Door and Hardware Institute is a professional organization that serves the North American marketplace as the advocate and primary resource for information, professional development and certification resource for the architectural openings industry with a focus on the channels of distribution.

DHI's Core Values
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Member focus
  • Financial responsibility
  • Commitment to technology
  • Responsible leadership
  • Committment to diversity

DHI'S Strategic Goals

DHI will be its members' indispensable resource for industry trends, professional development and best business practices.

DHI will be a powerful advocate for creating a favorable code environment in the life safety and security industry.

DHI will be branded as a leader in safely securing the built environment.

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