Level up your powder coating game! Hosted by husband & wife team, Ross & Kim Scott. The RossKote Podcast is for custom coaters by custom coaters. They are out to help this niche audience learn industry secrets, discover new products & meet influencers to grow their powder coater business. Their weekly episodes, along with news & bonus content, bridge gaps in the industry by providing exciting topics that are informative & educational. It’s a life hacker’s guide to powder coating!
Episode 30: How To Lift Your Processes & People For Success
Miss Sandie is smart. After her extensive education & wide world experience in coatings, she can tell you it's all about processes & people. That the secret sauce to crafting the well-run manufacturing business is not just the recipe but in approach & placement. Read the rest of this entry »
Episode 29: Why is powder coating so hard to learn?
Why is powder coating so hard to learn? What does the future of powder coating look like? Maybe this man knows. We explore this through his humble beginnings and the broader industry. I sit down with Joey Golliver from Powder X who can tell you it's problematic. Read the rest of this entry »
Episode 28: Harnessing the Power of Content-Followers, Fans, Leads & Sales
Today I sit down with Reno King, Owner of Armour Koatings, YouTuber & one of the creators of one of the fastest-growing most active groups on FB, Powder Koating Kings. When does he find time to make & produce all that content? One thing is for sure, Reno doesn't like to disappoint. His army training & give first attitude has allowed him to rise faster than most.
Listen in as we cover how to harness the power of content from followers, fans & friends to generate buzz for your biz. Despite the video trouble with this interview, you'll hang on to his every word as he offers sage advice on the powder supply industry, how he revved sales in the racing scene, driving your A-game, & getting out of your comfort zone. Finally we discuss the validity of hearing "no" from your customers.
Episode 27: How to be socially responsible with powder?
Powder coating is growing and as it does you know there will be someone or some agency out there in your business... With powder being less hazardous than wet paint, the industry has skirted around the issue of what to do with the unused or unwanted powder for now. Our next guests know they're close to a perfect solution that's affordable and easy to use. Growing in popularity with industrial coaters this product will continue to have a greater impact on the industry than it does today. That's why they are on a mission to let others know that Saving the World One Bag at a Time is a trend that will continue far into the future. Will custom coaters be part of that trend? We examine how the industry handles powder waste now and ask: could your company be more socially responsible? Read the rest of this entry »
The man behind All Valley Powder Coating in Phoenix AZ is all about the numbers. We'll find out how he turned struggle into triumph to get triple return on company growth with some head-turning strategies. He says the key to success lies in knowing your labor rate. Read the rest of this entry »
Coater Tech: Will a clear coat bond to a topcoat if it's already been fully cured?
Welcome to Coater Tech with RossKote. This new segment features questions from listeners. Make some green by learning something new. What do you think? like, comment, & share. Submit your powder coating question to firstname.lastname@example.org
Episode 25: Pitfalls & Puns in Powder Coating with Jimmy Oh! Malley
In this episode, we talk to everyone's favorite coater & facebooker Jimmy O'Malley...he shares the pitfalls & puns of powder coating from nightmare jobs to equipment fails, & troublesome customers. Jimmy's sunshine smile & jovial approach reminds us that we all share the same experience of success & failures in the coating biz.
Episode 24: Come On Chris! Can You Really Powder Coat Wood?
We’ve all heard about powder coating on alternative substrates but seriously can you really?! Today’s guest certainly thinks so. But this is no sales pitch. We drill down… what it will take to launch a new innovation & scale the 150 billion paint coatings market. Read the rest of this entry »