Posts Tagged ‘PWFDA’

Professional Window Films Dealers Association (PWFDA) Returning to Sponsor WFCT™ in San Antonio

Aug 10th, 2016

PWFDA is returning to sponsor the annual International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) in San Antonio this October. Window Film magazine spoke with Bill Valway, vice president of PWFDA, on what the company will be showcasing at this year’s competition. WFM: What made you return to sponsor WFCT™ 2016 this year? BV: We had […]

Next PWFDA Workshop Set for New Orleans

Jun 29th, 2016

The Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA) has announced its second-ever workshop will be held in New Orleans on July 22. “During this one-day workshop, participants will receive all the necessary training to enter the architectural market with confidence,” reads the official announcement. “Whether you’re new to the architectural segment or just want to brush up on […]

PWFDA Members to Gain Retail Jobs Through Agreement

Apr 6th, 2016

The Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA) has struck a deal with Commercial Solutions of Smithfield, R.I., to form a profitable partnership. Commercial Solutions is a company that serves businesses nationally in trades like plumbing, glazing and electricity. Now it’s adding window film. The agreement is that all PWFDA dealer members will receive preferred provider […]

PWFDA Adds Gregg McKay to Board

Mar 30th, 2016

The Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA) has added Gregg McKay, owner of NU-VUE Window Film Inc. of San Diego to its board of directors. “Gregg brings experience, energy and commitment to the PWFDA and we are truly fortunate to have someone of his caliber working with us as we continue to grow and expand the organization,” says PWFDA president Chris […]

PWFDA to Hold Regional Workshop

Mar 9th, 2016

The newly-formed, not-for-profit Professional Window Film Dealers Association will hold a regional workshop at 44Tools’ location in Columbus, Ohio. The event will take place Tuesday, April 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event is designed to address critical issues and weaknesses within our industry and to focus on delivering hands-on training and instruction, according to […]

PWFDA Adds a New Board Member

Mar 2nd, 2016

The Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA) has announced the addition of Eddie Schultz to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Schultz is the director of operations for Midwest Glass Tinters Inc. headquartered in Wauconda, Ill., one of the largest film operations in the Midwest. Shultz has 13 years of experience in the tinting business […]

PWFDA Hires Director of Communications

Feb 10th, 2016

A new year means new hires at the Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA). The organization has appointed Christina Edie as its communications director and event coordinator. Edie will serve directly with the executive board members. She has a degree in business from the University of Indiana and has a background working with non-profit organizations. […]

The PWFDA Releases Code of Ethics for its Members

Jan 27th, 2016

The Professional Window Film Dealers Association (PWFDA) has released its formal “Code of Ethics,” intended to emphasize a code of business behavior by which its members operate. “We are only as strong as the foundation we build and with the intention of moving our industry forward it’s necessary to have a solid code of ethics in […]

Key Takeaways from WFCT 2015

Nov 4th, 2015

Next year will mark my 20th year working in the window film industry. I am amazed in how far the industry has come since I was first introduced to it. Seeing the changes at this year’s International Window Film Conference and Tint Off (WFCT) was remarkable. I’ve been to the last five International Window Film Conference and […]

Camaraderie > Competition

Oct 7th, 2015

It’s true that competition makes you better. But so does genuine camaraderie. This year’s International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) in Reno felt a bit different from the previous year. The 2014 event, held in Baltimore, had such a competitive vibe about it that when I wrote my event recap, the headline ended up […]