Avery Dennison announced today that 25 graphic installers have achieved Avery Dennison Car Wrap Certification in the U.S. and Canada so far this year. The certification is a two-part test that includes a written exam and hands-on vehicle wrap installation demonstration.
“The Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions team congratulates these installers on passing the Avery Dennison Car Wrap Certification exam” said Paul Roba, technical manager for Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions. “It’s a rigorous exam that requires extensive training and expertise. Avery Dennison certified wrap installers are best-in-class.”
Since launching the program in 2011, Avery Dennison has built one of the largest networks of certified wrap installers in the United States and Canada. The following graphics installers have been Avery Dennison-certified in 2013:
Joe Alexander, Gecko Wraps, www.geckowraps.com
Antonio Arajuno, Wrap Effect
Jordon Boston, Revolution Wraps, www.revolutionwraps.com
Ray Carson, Sign Masters Signs, www.signmastersigns.com
Ronnie Colon, Strictly Window Tint
Carlos Estrada, Car Wraps, www.carswraps.com
Doyle Fuller, Complete Graphics
Mike Groves, Signs of Innovation, www.signsofinnovation.ca
Ian Haerr, IH Installations, http://ihinstallations.blogspot.com
Jenna Hardy, Mario Design
Damien King, Icon Tinting and Graphics, http://icontintingandgraphics.com
Chris Komski, Signs for Success, www.signsforspokane.com
Hoi Keung (Michael) Lee, Impressive Wrap, www.impressivewrap.com
Trent Marshall, Industry Sign & Graphics, www.industrygraphics.com
Douglas Mee, AB Installations Inc., www.abinstallationsinc.com
Patrick Mulreaney, AB Installations Inc., www.abinstallationsinc.com
Thien (Tim) Pham, The Wrap Artist
Pierre Tien, Shinzo Media Group, www.shinzomedia.com
Tyler White, The Print Firm, www.theprintfirm.ca
Rich Wilke, Signs for Success, www.signsforspokane.com
Steven Yu, Shinzo Media Group, www.shinzomedia.com
Chris Zagst, Vector Graphics LLC
Valeriy Zakaryukin, V. Creative Graphics, www.3dcreativegraphics.com
Jianxin (Raymond) Zhao, Impressive Wrap, www.impressivewrap.com
Nick Zuk, Motor City Wraps
Certified installers receive a free listing on the Avery Dennison CarWraps.net directory. Thousands of consumers and small businesses visit CarWraps.net every week to find skilled, reputable companies and installers to wrap their vehicles.
The Avery Dennison / Mutoh Car Wrap Training classes are taught by Justin Pate, a globally recognized graphic installer. Attendees obtain an in-depth understanding of graphic installation techniques to gain a competitive advantage in the vehicle wrap industry. All classes are taught using Avery Dennison MPI 1005 Supercast Easy Apply RS, a popular choice with installers because it is easy to use and quick to install with excellent printability.
The 2013 Avery Dennison / Mutoh Car Wrap Training class October 28 - 30 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida is open. More information about the available Wrap Training classes is available on the Avery Dennison website.
The 2013 Supreme Wrapping Films Workshop on November 9 in Auburn, WA has openings. For more information about the Supreme Wrapping Film installation classes, taught by Justin Pate, please visit Avery Dennison’s website.
For more information on Avery Dennison products, training and certification, printers can visit www..graphics.averydennison.com or contact Avery Dennison at 800-282-8379 for additional information.
About Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) is a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions. The company’s applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major market and industry. With operations in more than 50 countries and 30,000 employees worldwide, Avery Dennison serves customers with insights and innovations that help make brands more inspiring and the world more intelligent. Headquartered in Pasadena, California, the company reported sales from continuing operations of $6 billion in 2012.
A segment of Avery Dennison’s Materials Group, Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions provides imaging materials and service solutions for fleet, architecture and transportation markets. For more information, visit www.graphics.averydennison.com. Join the Avery Dennison conversation on car wraps and vehicle graphics at www.facebook.com/AveryDennisonGraphics, follow us @AveryGraphics on Twitter and stay up to date by subscribing to Avery Dennison Works, a monthly e-newsletter.
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