Posts Tagged ‘Nevada’

Geoshield Window Films Announces West Coast Expansion

Apr 5th, 2023

Geoshield Window Films announced that it is expanding its operations to the West Coast by opening a new distribution center in Las Vegas. “This new facility will serve as our West Coast headquarters and enable us to deliver one-day ground shipping to customers in the region,” the release states. “Located at the Las Vegas Motor […]

Reader of the Week: Joshua Miller

Dec 21st, 2022

Green Valley Window Tint in Henderson, Nev., has tinted 61,455 automobiles and 12,875 homes, according to a tracker on its website. Family-owned and operated since 1983, the company houses several trophies from past International Window Film Conference and Tint-Offs. The awards are courtesy of brothers Joshua and Ricky Miller and represent the payoff from a […]

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 […]

Collier on Camera

Feb 9th, 2022

The 2021 SEMA Show allowed me to step in front of the camera and share personal insight and industry coverage from a different angle. Most of my content has been in writing, but I have engaging multi-media projects on the horizon. Take a look at what’s ahead. Conversing with Contestants The International Window Film Conference […]

2022 Goals

Dec 29th, 2021

The New Year is nearly here and so are new opportunities. Last week, film shop owners shared their 2022 goals. From training apprentices, leaning on others, emphasizing new business segments and building brands, the resolutions were varied. Today, I’ll share three things I aim to accomplish in the next 12 months. 1. Amplify Industry Voices […]

The Wide World of Window Film

Dec 15th, 2021

I’ve traveled more than ever in 2021, and it wasn’t for vacation. From October 4 to December 9, I traveled to shops in Texas, Georgia, Nevada and South Carolina, connecting face-to-face with owners, installers and apprentices. Boarding six planes in 66 days, I had the opportunity to learn from industry veterans. I was welcomed with […]

Tint World® Honors Top 2021 Franchises at International Franchise Convention

Dec 1st, 2021

Tint World Automotive Styling Centers™, a window tinting and automotive accessory franchise, celebrated its franchise owners at its International Franchise Convention at Caesars Palace Resort and Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. “Race to Success: Full Speed Ahead” featured a vendor trade show, seminars and training and an awards banquet to recognize top-performing franchises. “The annual […]

Hitting the Jackpot

Nov 17th, 2021

I talked about my passion for car shows in June, sharing the memories I made with my dad at the 500,000 square-foot Atlanta International Auto Show. Year after year, I was up close and personal with the hottest cars of the year. I traveled to the 2021 SEMA Show for work this year, but I […]

A Week in Vegas

Nov 10th, 2021

Slot machines surrounded me immediately after a rougher-than-expected landing at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. I was cornered, but I didn’t travel four hours for a chance at the big bucks. I flew from Georgia to Nevada because I won a different kind of lottery: the incredible opportunity to visit Henderson, Nev.’s, Green Valley […]

The Film Industry Climbs at SEMA

Nov 5th, 2021

Las Vegas is a neon-laden landscape drenched in diversity. The desert city’s casinos, restaurants and attractions provide tourists with escapism and entertainment. SEMA is housed within the city’s colorful streets and it’s where window film professionals gravitate for one shared objective—growth. “The window film industry is capitalism at its best,” said Darrell Smith, executive director […]