Fast Track Specialties, LP is leading Division 10 Specialties firm and commercial subcontractor in Houston, Texas. Fast Track Specialties provides quality building materials and supplies, integrated project management, and innovative solutions to its customers. As a division 10 Specialist, Fast Track furnishes and installs the finishing touches on commercial buildings including such things as restroom partitions, fire extinguishers, marker boards, operable walls, mailboxes, overhead doors, lockers, wall protection, and much more. Founded in 2000 by John D. Glaze, the company has grown into an experienced, diverse, and dedicated team. An industry leader, Fast Track Specialties makes safety the top priority while consistently delivering proficient resources, reliable customer service, and a wide variety of products to fit the customer’s needs.



Fast Track Specialties, LP Recognitions Houston Business Journal

2018 | Best Places to Work
2013 | Best Places to Work
2012 | Best Places to Work
2010 | Best Places to Work

Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC)

2019 | Excellence in Construction, Circle of Merit
2018 | Excellence in Construction, Circle of Merit
2017 | Excellence in Construction, Circle of Merit
2011 | Excellence in Construction
2010 | Excellence in Construction, Circle of Merit


Our goal is to outperform our customers’ expectations through value driven and customer focused service. We are a family-oriented, faith-driven company that measures our success by the relationships we build. Our company continues to build upon the reputation we have in the industry as a leader, trendsetter, and the standard by which others measure their own success. We believe in our people, products and partners – a combination of the best in the marketplace that, when combined, equals unprecedented results.

Mantra | Vision, Faith, Value, Service, Partnership, Results…Trust.


John Glaze

Founder & President

John is the Founder and President of Fast Track Specialties, LP He has more than 25 years experience in building specialties... MORE

Jennifer Whiting

Vice President

Jennifer was appointed vice president in 2006 and is also a member of the board of directors. Prior to this appointment, she was the corporate controller for four years... MORE

Clinton Forsyth

Director of Operations and Safety

Clinton oversees the daily operations of the field teams, manages quality control, and supervises our safety strategies... MORE

Brian Warren

Material Management Manager

Brian supervises the material supply chain division. He implements the strategic direction and organizes the execution of distribution. Brian joined Fast Track Specialties in 2011... MORE

Julie Ruby

Sales Manager

Julie's responsibilities include managing and training the project management team, coordination of the estimating staff, and assisting with comprehensive marketing strategies... MORE

September Pinon-Teria

Senior Project Manager

September is responsible for the development and management of various high profile projects from estimating to completion... MORE

Alfonso Ulloa

Project Engineer

Alfonso joined the Fast Track Specialties team in May of 2018, just before we moved to our brand-new building. Alfonso’s responsibilities include... MORE

Annie Pham

Project Engineer

Annie’s responsibilities consist of project management, estimating, procurement, proactively identifying and resolving issues that may arise during installation... MORE

Justin Staggs

Project Engineer

Justin has been a part of Fast Track Specialties since May of 2018.  His current responsibilities include estimating, bid submittal, and project management... MORE

Tim Hart

Project Engineer

Tim joined the Project Team after learning the "nuts and bolts" of Fast Track in the material supply chain division under the supervision of Brian Warren. Tim... MORE

Ryan Bell

Project Engineer

Ryan’s responsibilities include assisting Project Management with estimating, procurement, and job submittals to assure successful and timely project completion. He... MORE

William (Butch) Nesmith

Project Manager

Butch brings more than 32 years of experience in commercial construction expertise in healthcare, mission critical labs, high end office interiors, industrial, financial, education... MORE

Christopher Samano

Project Manager

As a project manager and member of the sales team, Chris is responsible for several ongoing jobs.  With focuses on bidding, planning, scheduling, and project management... MORE

Jamie Snook

Project Manager

Jamie is a dedicated project manager, knowledgeable, communicates effectively and driven to meet tight deadlines with high client expectations... MORE

Audree Garcia

Assistant Project Manager

Audree is responsible for the planning, procurement, and execution of construction projects. Audree also contributes to the sales team as an estimator and marketing team... MORE

Casey Kamerbeek

A&D Sales Representative

Casey joined Fast Track in September 2018 as the new architecture and design sales representative. Specializing in Thrislington Cubicles, she meets with architects, designer... MORE

Roman Compean

Estimating Assistant

Roman’s responsibilities include evaluating construction documents, obtaining materials costs analysis, and organizing labor and material costs to prepare bid proposal packages... MORE

Robin Wilder

Project Coordinator

Robin brings a wide array of business experience to our organization. As our project coordinator she is responsible for a variety of programs including preparing the monthly... MORE

Safety is the cornerstone of our business.

Our safety culture is strong. We achieve this through full commitment within our organization, regular communications to increase our awareness, and proficient training to preform our jobs skillfully and on schedule without incidents or accidents. We are extremely proud to be apart of the OSHA Strategic Partnership Program. We have achieved 100% of our staff completing the OSHA 10 and/or OSHA 30 certifications.

Our safety awards are a representation of the tireless efforts of our management and field personnel to ensure that all of our employees return home safely every day.


2015 & 2016 | ABC Safety Training & Evaluation Process (STEP) “Diamond”
2015 – 2019 | ABC Safety Training & Evaluation Process (STEP) “Platinum”
2011 | ABC Safety Training & Evaluation Process (STEP) “Gold”

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)

2012, 2013, 2015, 2017 | Houston Excellence in Safety for Specialty Contractor
2010 & 2011 | Houston Safety Stand Down Participant

America Subcontractors Association (ASA) Houston

2010 – 2018 | Commitment to Safety – Gold Recipient


Fast Track Specialties has contributed thousands of volunteer hours and dollars to improve the communities where we live and work. Dedicated employees see the impact of giving to others and caring for other's wellbeing drive our charitable efforts. We are blessed to be a blessing to others.