Posts Tagged ‘Georgia’

Remembering Hailey Holder Allen

Jul 26th, 2023

Hailey Holder Allen battled stage IV Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS), an extremely aggressive sarcoma typically found in muscles attached to bones. She had tumors in both thighs, underwent numerous surgeries and finished 54 weeks of chemotherapy in August 2020. On Oct. 16, 2021, middle Georgia film shops converged and combined forces at Tint Pro in Warner […]

Window Tint Violation Leads to Drug Charges

Jul 26th, 2023

A 45-year-old West Rome, Ga., man was arrested on a felony hydrocodone possession charge after police pulled him over for a window tint violation. Click here to read more.

Ga. Trooper Pulled Over a Car With Windows That Were Too Dark. What he Found Inside Broke His Heart

Jul 26th, 2023

What began as a normal traffic stop for a Georgia state trooper turned into something more heartbreaking. Click here to read more.

From Ditch-Dweller to Industry Diamond: The Jeff Welch Story

May 31st, 2023

Jeff Welch snorted his first line of cocaine in a tent under the stars at Talladega Superspeedway in 1995. He was 21 and his initial deep-dive into darkness was a hazardous leap that lead to two-decades-worth of consequences. Those struggles, however, were not without their rewards. Today, Welch is a successful owner of a Georgia […]

Nineteen Governors Recognize the Power of Window Film

Apr 26th, 2023

Nineteen U.S. Governors have recognized window film for its ability to efficiently reduce a building’s energy use, resulting in fewer carbon emissions and delivering other consumer benefits, such as protection from ultraviolet (UV) rays. To raise public awareness of the benefits of window film, International Window Film Association (IWFA) members annually notify their state governors […]

A Conversation With Todd Smith

Apr 12th, 2023

My favorite part of my job at WINDOW FILM magazine is having the privilege to share your stories. After connecting and talking with Todd Smith, owner of TintSmith in Lawrenceville, Ga., at the Hüper Optik and Autobahn Window Films Dealer Conference, I was excited to share the story of a fellow Georgian. Taking a Gamble […]

Macon Memories

Apr 5th, 2023

April’s National Internship Awareness Month brings back memories for me. I worked as a communications intern at The Museum of Arts and Sciences (MAS) in Macon, Ga., in fall 2020. I didn’t earn money from the experience, but it gave me real-world practice that laid the foundation for my career today. Tasked with telling the […]

CoolVu Franchise Reaches 55 Territories

Mar 29th, 2023

The FutureVu Brands subsidiary CoolVu launched a new franchise opportunity to promote glass and surface solutions in January 2022. Since then, the company has hosted seven training classes at its headquarters in Marietta, Ga., and opened 55 territories across the United States. The company recently awarded several more territories. CoolVu of Dallas Central, CoolVu of […]

CoolVu Franchise Reaches 51 Territories in Year One

Feb 7th, 2023

The FutureVu Brands subsidiary CoolVu launched a new franchise opportunity to promote glass and surface solutions in January 2022. Since then, the company has hosted six training classes at its headquarters in Marietta Ga., and opened 51 territories across the United States. I had the chance to attend and observe 2023’s first training class this […]

Atlanta Ceramic Coating and PPF Moves to New Location in Alpharetta, Ga.

Oct 5th, 2022

Atlanta Ceramic Coating and PPF moved to Alpharetta, Ga., on September 29, 2022. They plan to continue growing their business and refining their services for their customers in the area. Atlanta Ceramic Coating and PPF offers various polishing services, including one-step polish and basic/intensive paint correction. They also provide paint protection film application and window […]