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Custom Coaters Convened in Vegas for PCI®-Hosted Event

Posted on Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Held March 27-28, 2014, at the New York-New York Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, the Custom Coater Forum provided sessions on business solutions, new product technologies, PCI® programs, round table discussions, and much more. It was an excellent networking opportunity that helped coaters gain new resources and tools to improve their business, as well as develop relationships with other powder coaters.

Discussion topics included: Achieving the Maximum Potential for You and Your Staff? Michael B. Ross, Mainstream Life Solutions, LLC; New Processes and Equipment to Improve Efficiencies, Mike Thies, GEMA US; Innovative Marketing Techniques for Custom Coaters, Russel Smith, Premier Site Furniture; Design and Fabrication Defects, Chris McKinnon, Aegis Industrial Finishing; Best Practices in Troubleshooting your Powder Coating System, Mike Wittenhagen, Axalta Coating Systems; For Advances in Quality Testing & Inspection, Chris Beninati, Elcometer.

Additional activities included a networking reception at New York-New York Hotel and Casino and a PCI® Custom Coater Steering Committee Meeting.

For more on the annual event, contact PCI® at 800-988-COAT or visit