Powder Coater Podcast
Episode 26: How To Make Workflow Equal Cashflow

Episode 26: How To Make Workflow Equal Cashflow

February 25, 2021

Episode 26: How To Make Workflow Equal Cashflow

 

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 »

Episode 25: Pitfalls & Puns in Powder Coating with Jimmy Oh-Malley

Episode 25: Pitfalls & Puns in Powder Coating with Jimmy Oh-Malley

February 17, 2021

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.

Our light-hearted meandering takes a break from the usual podcast format with plenty of shout-outs, laughs, & discussions on a wide variety of topics including the potential to build a tribe community on the Powder Coating Near Me Directory. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 24: Come On Chris! Can You Really Powder Coat Wood?

Episode 24: Come On Chris! Can You Really Powder Coat Wood?

February 10, 2021

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 »

Episode 23: Sleuthing Workflow Management with Detective Coatings

Episode 23: Sleuthing Workflow Management with Detective Coatings

February 3, 2021

Episode 23: Sleuthing Workflow Management with Detective Coatings

 

Justin Mohney owner of Detective Coatings uses project management software to help him track leads & organize his workflow in his fast-growing shop. I sit down with him to discuss better ways to do this both digitally and manually no matter what stage your business is in.

He shows us how he categorizes jobs in Quickbooks to track income & I show you how to determine when is a good time to transition from garage to commercial. There are lots of freebies, bonuses, discount codes in this not to be missed episode of the Powder Coater Podcast! Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 22: Powder Coating International Edition

Episode 22: Powder Coating International Edition

January 27, 2021

Episode 22: Powder Coating International

 

<hawaiian music>Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a powder coater on a distant island in the pacific? <scratch>No silly.. not Maui Powder Works. Read the rest of this entry »

Trailer: Episode 22

Trailer: Episode 22

January 26, 2021
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Trailer: Episode 22

Episode 21: How To Powder Like a Pro in 2021

Episode 21: How To Powder Like a Pro in 2021

January 20, 2021

Episode 21: How to Powder Like a Pro in 2021

In episode 21 we’re getting you off to the right start in 2021 even when things go wrong. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 20: How To Get Your Coater Brand Going Right Now

Episode 20: How To Get Your Coater Brand Going Right Now

January 13, 2021

Episode 20: How To Get Your Coater Brand Going Right Now

 

 

We’re celebrating our 20th episode with a brand new product launch. You’ll be a winner when Danielle Miller our resident social media maven comes back to discuss how to ignite your coater brand. The two of us crack the code to building the perfect website & social media focus. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 19: Bombshell Announcement from IFS Powders

Episode 19: Bombshell Announcement from IFS Powders

January 6, 2021

Episode 19: Bombshell Announcement from IFS Powders

 

We’re having a powder party by celebrating our very first powder supplier to the show. Join us in Episode 19 where Jason Partain & Kyle Petree from IFS Powder come to talk with us about their new line of Open Throttle Powders. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 18: Coater2Coater with GR Powder Coating

Episode 18: Coater2Coater with GR Powder Coating

December 16, 2020

Episode 18: Coater2Coater with Green Mountain Media Blasting & Powder Coating

 

We’re sharing some brotherly love coater to coater this week when fellow coater BJ Putvain & his wife Lydia from Green Mountain Powder Coating joins the show. We turn the mic over to them as they interview RossKote! Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 17: Are You a Money Maker or Breaker?

Episode 17: Are You a Money Maker or Breaker?

December 9, 2020

Episode 17: Are You a Money Maker or Breaker?

 

This week’s question is: How do you track money generation? Are you a money maker or money breaker? Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 16: F**k it! Powder Coating Uncut with Ashton Palmer

Episode 16: F**k it! Powder Coating Uncut with Ashton Palmer

December 2, 2020

Episode 16: F**k it! Powder Coating Uncut with Ashton Palmer

 

In this episode, my featured coater interview goes bust! I usually have a set format when interviewing coaters but today’s interviewee breaks the mold. Everything is different about him ...in a good way! He leads with heart first...Ashton Palmer is a true artist with a deep love of powder coating  & a passion for myth-busting the trade. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 15: Myth Busting Rust with Jeff Taylor

Episode 15: Myth Busting Rust with Jeff Taylor

November 25, 2020

Episode 15: Myth Busting Rust with Jeff Taylor

 

 

He’s….. back. We’ve got Jeff Taylor back our resident Blasting expert from BlastOne. Last time he spoke of the different media used in blasting their pros & cons & we ended with the secret formula to CFM & room size. Well, I had some more questions about that. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 14: Blast Media Basics with Jeff Taylor

Episode 14: Blast Media Basics with Jeff Taylor

November 4, 2020

Episode 14: Blast Media Basics with Jeff Taylor

 

Thought you know everything about sandblasting think again! In this Episode of the powder coater podcast, we start with the basics in sandblasting: Media. We’re talking Garnet, Waste Slag, Silica Sand, Alum Oxide, & Glass. Which one is best for you? Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 13: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #2

Episode 13: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #2

October 28, 2020

Episode 13: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #2

 

We’re back with more blood and gore just like a vengeful psycho killer sequel. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 12: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #1

Episode 12: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #1

October 26, 2020

Episode 12: Going Places Unknown with Shawn Shreve Part #1

 

Just like a good ol’ American slasher movie your company’s hard-earned profile can get axed on social media. <head chop>Yes, say one thing wrong & you could be that guy who gets it first in the thriller. How can you come back from a murderous reputation? In this two-part episode of the powder coater podcast, we’re talking about what happens when a bad reputation follows you home & climbs in bed with you! <scream>Yikes… Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 11: What’s Working Now on Social Media

Episode 11: What’s Working Now on Social Media

October 21, 2020

Episode 11: What's Working Now on Social Media

 

In this Episode of the powder coater podcast, we introduce you to Danielle Miller. Today, we welcome her as our podcast’s first resident guest. She’s a media strategist who’s well versed in powder coating. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 10: Frustrations to Finishing with Jase Kaser

Episode 10: Frustrations to Finishing with Jase Kaser

October 7, 2020

Episode 10: Frustrations to Finishing with Jase Kaser

 

In this Episode of the powder coater podcast, we feature an up n coming coater, Jase Kaser<LinkedIn>. I stumbled upon his blog one day & discovered a fountain of inspiration like no other. If you looking for solace in the life of powder coating this young man lends you a reprieve. Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 9: Benco’s B17-Everything You Need To Know About Stripping

Episode 9: Benco’s B17-Everything You Need To Know About Stripping

September 30, 2020

Episode 9: Benco's B17-Everything You Need To Know About Stripping

 

Keeping your prices reasonable in powder coating is important to stay competitive but restoration is labor-intensive &  time-consuming. How do you manage both? Read the rest of this entry »

Episode 8: Industry Insider- Coater Trends w/ Kevin Coursin

Episode 8: Industry Insider- Coater Trends w/ Kevin Coursin

September 23, 2020

Episode 8: Industry Insider- Coater Trends w/ Kevin Coursin

 

In this episode, we sit down with Kevin Cousin, the new executive director of the Powder Coating Institute.  Read the rest of this entry »

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