Posts Tagged ‘2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off’

WFCT Photos Now Available for Purchase

Oct 14th, 2015

A special website has been set up to allow the review and purchase of pictures from the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™. You can view and purchase more than 500 photos from the event, now available at Downloads are available for $.99 per image and print images of all sizes and finishes […]

WFCT Day Two: How is Glass Changing?

Oct 2nd, 2015

If it involves window film, it involves glass. Today’s seminars featured a talk on how architectural glass is changing and what window film dealers can do to keep up. Also, see what two first-time exhibitors are offering and what they think of the show so far. Click HERE to view the video in YouTube.

Marketing to Millennials

Oct 2nd, 2015

How do you reach the most socially connected, digital generation to ever walk the planet? Amber Joy Fiedler, account executive at Warner Communications, answered that question for 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ attendees at IWFA Education Day. The first thing to understand is who these people are. Millennials are: Born between 1977 and […]

IWFA Explains Member Benefits to Dealers

Oct 2nd, 2015

As a member of the window film industry, there are inherent tools at your disposal. Are you using them? International Window Film Conference attendees got a crash-course in what’s rightfully theirs from the executive director of the International Window Film Association (IWFA), Darrell Smith and the association’s independent public relations consultant, Steve Capoccia. Part of […]

Panelists Offer Advice for Tint Shops

Oct 1st, 2015

The 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off (WFCT) kicked off with a panel teaching tinters how to dominate in their market. “What it Takes to Get to the Top,” the event’s first seminar, was made up of panelists each at the top of their individual market. Made up of Matthew Darienzo, CEO of Solar […]

Business Financial Health a Seminar Highlight

Oct 1st, 2015

Professional Window Film Dealer Association (PWFDA) executive director Lyle Hill knows finances. A 35-year businessman with his MBA from the Illinois Institute of Technology, the Window Film magazine columnist enlightened audience members on how to price, forecast and financially plan for their business. He broke the presentation down into three main areas: Sales/Marketing Nothing happens […]

This Year’s Inductee into the Window Film Hall of Fame is …

Oct 1st, 2015

In its second year of existence, the Window Film Hall of Fame is accepting two—not one—inductees into its ranks: Trent and Todd Courage of Ontario-based Courage Distributing. The Courage brothers began their career in this industry in 1989 Mississauga, Ontario with a retail window film operation,” said Window Film magazine publisher Debra Levy. “There, they […]

How to Go from Your Garage to Government Contractor

Oct 1st, 2015

It’s been quite a journey for Window Film magazine blogger and WFCT presenter Bill Valway. The CEO of Absolute Perfection Window Tinting and Graphics started at the bottom and now … he’s here at the industry’s only international event teaching tinters how to grow a business. From humble beginnings, Valway started his journey. “I am […]

Here’s Why Wraps and PPF are a Good Fit for Tinters

Oct 1st, 2015

Rick Kozlow, president of A Window Solutions, is passionate about tinters going beyond window film offerings. In his seminar, Adding Vehicle Wrapping, PPF to Your Business, Kozlow advocated tinters to add these to their core services and explained how to do so. “We want to add services that increase your average invoice,” he said. “These […]

WFCT Breaks All Records

Oct 1st, 2015

The Window Film Conference and Tint-off is well underway at the Reno Sparks Convention Center, and past attendance records have been exceeded. “We had already broken an attendance record before we got here as our pre-registration numbers had exceeded the total registrants-pre registered and onsite together-from any previous show,” said exhibits manager Tina Czar. “And […]