Posts Tagged ‘Colombia’

A Latin American Meetup and Competition in Colombia

Feb 15th, 2023

The Latin American Meetup took place from January 31 to February 5 in Medellin, Colombia. It was organized by Polarizados Spectra. In addition to training and certifications, there were competitions as well. Some of the trainers for the event were Alexis Figueroa or ‘El Magic,’ owner of Magic Shade Window Tinting and Detailing in Fort […]

Surfing the Waves: Johnny ‘Blades’ Gonzalez and Co. Move Latinos in Tint Forward

May 11th, 2022

Johnny ‘Blades’ Gonzalez asked a colleague working beside him at a Houston truck accessory shop a rhetorical question 10 years ago: “Are you done?” He said, “Quitting time is at 4 p.m.” The colleague had boasted to Gonzalez that he had finished a $300 tinting project—as Gonzalez continued spraying filthy truck bed liners and inhaling […]

Surfeando Las Olas: Johnny ‘Blades’ Gonzalez y Compañía Mueven a Los Latinos en Tint Adelante

May 11th, 2022

Johnny ‘Blades’ Gonzalez le hizo una pregunta retórica a un colega que trabajaba a su lado en una tienda de accesorios para camiones de Houston hace 10 años: “¿Terminaste?” Él dijo: “La hora de salida es a las 4 p.m.” El colega se había jactado ante Gonzalez de que había terminado un proyecto de tintado […]