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2020 Highlights

PRIDE | CRAFT | ACHIEVE

This summer we traveled to catch up with several of our east coast members. While everyone is extra busy this year, we found the passion for our craft resounds stronger than ever. Enjoy this highlight reel of our members in action.

PAINTED TALKS

At EXPO 2020, industry experts shared powerful insights through PaintED Talks and encouraged contractors to stand out in the industry. Go inside EXPO with these four PaintED Talks.

INVESTING IN TRAINING 

Get an inside look at Brick City Painting & Drywall in Mexico, MO. Chad Jeffries and several of the Brick City crew discuss their training program and how it has improved the company.

PaintED Show

A SHIFT TOWARDS TECH

Morgan Ray and Torlando Hakes catch up with Jeff Wraley of Groundwork & Michael Murray of Textbook Painting to talk about the growing need to shift towards technology-based practices, most notably virtual estimating.

 

 

THE FEMALE CONSUMER

Morgan Ray & Torlando Hakes sit down with 10-year gender studies veteran TJ Couzens, and female painting business owner Maggie Kuyper. Armed with these industry experts and an open floor for conversation, we gained a clearer insight into consumer marketing.

 

TOUGH CONVERSATIONS

Navigating tension and conflict in teams as a leader can be scary. Brittany Drozd & Chris Elliott join the show to help us learn how to ease some discomfort associated with tough conversations. A major discovery of when, why, and how to engage in these talks is the priority to maintain the health of the team and the organization.

 

ZK Live

WHETSTONE WORKSHOP

Isaac and Maria from Whetstone Workshop were on ZK Live this week and discussed their process and strategy regarding their high standard, high-quality output. The two share and show what a successful craftsman's headspace should look like.

 

HARDWORK AND INTEGRITY WITH ERIC ADAMS

This week on ZK Live, Zach Kenney is joined by Eric Adams of Adams and Beasley Associates. Hard work and integrity are a topic widely discussed in the workplace. Eric shows us that the most effective way to implement this into your company is living by example.

 

PROCESS IN DESIGN 

Listen, Design, Manage, Deliver. Zach Kenney talks with renowned interior designer, Paula Daher, about her 4-step process.

 

Ask-A-Painter

MORGAN SCOTT RAY OF BOOKKEEPING FOR PAINTERS

Morgan Scott Ray of Bookkeeping for Painters and Nick Slavik talk about goals, finances, job costing, and so much more on this episode of Ask-A-Painter.

ADAM WEINZETL OWNER OF JMJ PAINTERS

Nick talks with fellow Minnesota painting contractor and PCA Member, Adam Weinzetl.

THE 5TH WALL 

The 5th Wall!
How to paint ceilings!
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-coatings

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