Posts Tagged ‘Maryland’

Black History Month: The Career of Lawrence Williams

Feb 15th, 2023

Lawrence Williams was 10 years old when his uncle purchased a 1993 Fox body Ford Mustang with tinted windows and a red interior. The vehicle piqued Williams’ passion for cars, which laid the foundation for a 22-year career in window film. The Foundation “I grew up around it,” Williams says of window tint. “My brothers, […]

Where’s Marty? Finding out how Those Ravens Tailgating Cars are Made at AP Corp

Sep 28th, 2022

“It’s Purple Friday, and we’re amped up, but some are so into it that they make the team a part of their ride! Marty is at AP Corp in Sykesville.” Click here to read more.

Tinting Together—Industry Couples Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Feb 9th, 2022

Operating a film company is a complex undertaking loaded with daunting deadlines and demanding customers with eyes for the little things. It’s a journey full of hills, valleys and the in-between. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, industry couples say business is better together. Love at First Sight Jorge and Brenda Rivera run JR Auto Style together […]

Unfazed: Film Shops Thrive Through the Slow Season

Dec 15th, 2021

The film industry finds itself in the thick of slow season, a period packed with cooler temperatures, varying demand and overall financial uncertainty. Which strategies and services are shops leaning on this fall? WINDOW FILM magazine caught up with owners in Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland, New Mexico and Colorado for a countrywide check-in. “We have to […]

AP Corp. Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Dec 8th, 2021

AP Corp., a window film and graphic solutions company, is celebrating its 20th year in business. Since opening in 2001, the Sykesville, Md., company has grown from a one-person operation installing automotive tint to 20-plus team members working in more than 20 product categories. Those segments include commercial security window film, solar window film, branded […]