About Us

Discover the Legacy of Quality Craftsmanship and Innovation at AMBICO

AMBICO's Success

The success of AMBICO is a testament to hard work and determination. From its roots in 1955 as a family-run construction products business to an industry-leading specialized door, frame, and window manufacturer with a world-wide reputation for innovation and leadership. Founders Israel Shinder and Emmanuel Lightstone showed exceptional foresight and flexibility when predicting economic trends and their effects on various industries. They recognized the evolving landscape of the door, frame, and window industry, and with their expertise, transitioned our focus towards producing specialized offerings. By leveraging industry knowledge, experience, and vast manufacturing capabilities, AMBICO began manufacturing high-quality custom solutions to meet our customers’ varied needs.

Jack Shinder - President - Headshot - 2023

Jack Shinder


Judah Silverman - Vice President - Headshot - 2023 (1)



Our Mission

Our mission is to lead through innovation, crafting precision-engineered and decorative products that endure and enhance spaces. Our dedication to craftsmanship ensures excellence in design, manufacturing, and service, bringing ideas to life.

Our vision

We aspire to be the top provider of specialized doors, frames, and windows in the industry, and to continue building on the success of the 65-year legacy established by our founders and their descendants.

Our commitment

We are unwavering in our commitment to meticulously complete every project, regardless of scale, precisely according to our customers specifications.



With over 65 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing specialized doors, frames, and windows, AMBICO has established a strong reputation for delivering superior quality and innovative solutions.


Our team's commitment to quality craftsmanship, attention to detail, and customer satisfaction ensure that each project is executed with precision and exceeds expectations.


Quality and safety are evident in all AMBICO products, which undergo rigorous testing by independent laboratories ensuring compliance with the most up-to-date industry standards.


With a robust network of distribution channels and strategic partnerships, AMBICO efficiently delivers specialized doors, frames, and windows to destinations across the globe.

The World Is Now Our Marketplace

Today, architects and engineers around the globe rely on AMBICO to produce precise doors, frames, and windows for state-of-the-art hospitals, universities, banks, military installations, prison facilities, hotels, museums, and art galleries of the highest quality. It is important to note that these doors are characterized by a high level of craftsmanship and precision.

This family business has solidified its reputation for excellence under current President Jack Shinder, the son of co-founder Israel Shinder, and Vice-President Judah Silverman, the son-in-law of co-founder Emanuel Lightstone. Under Jack and Judah’s leadership, the company has implemented innovative strategies that have increased customer satisfaction and developed expanded revenue streams. This has been done by introducing innovative products in previously unexplored niches. As part of their effort to revolutionize AMBICO’s manufacturing process, they have also invested in advanced equipment to meet the growing global demands of the industry.

The Specialized Door Market

Designed for the specialized door, frame, and window market, AMBICO’s cutting-edge commissions include:

Our products are so far ahead of the competition that many of our prospective clients find it difficult to comprehend the level of innovation we have achieved. They simply don’t believe the technology exists,” states President Jack Shinder proudly. The technology and solutions we offer are so advanced that they have yet to be adopted as industry standards. In this regard, we have developed an edge over the competition, as our prospective clients are unable to find similar solutions elsewhere.

In addition to manufacturing and exporting directly, AMBICO also sells intellectual property globally through licensing agreements with qualified manufacturers who construct our products in accordance with AMBICO’s detailed specifications and certifications. In South Korea, Dubai, India, the Persian Gulf, and the Philippines, AMBICO has established licensing agreements with exceptional manufacturers who can produce our products.


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Our Clients

Some of our esteemed clients include the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); prestigious academic institutions such as MIT and UC Berkeley; as well as renowned international companies like British Petroleum, Apple Inc., and Pfizer Inc.

Share your unique project needs?

Our team of experts are dedicated to understanding your requirements and providing tailored solutions. Whether you’re looking for engineered or decorative door, frame and window solutions, we’re here to assist you. Reach out now and let’s bring your vision to life.

Grow with AMBICO

Ready to join a dynamic team at the forefront of architectural innovation? AMBICO is actively seeking talented individuals to contribute to our continued success. We offer a stimulating work environment, opportunities for growth, and the chance to work on exciting projects world wide.