Posts Tagged ‘ Madico WIndow Films ’

After 35 Years, One of Chicago’s Original Tinters is Retiring

Nov 11th, 2015

Freund in front of a newly-tinted Lamborghini.

When Craig Freund shuts the door of Mid-America Glass Tinting, it will mark the end of his 35-year career in window tinting. Mid-America will be shutting down and some of the accounts have been sold. Freund worked at the very first tint shop in Chicagoland while his then-roommate Tom Shultz, ran the shop. “It happened […]

Camaraderie > Competition

Oct 7th, 2015

The industry truly showed cohesion last week in Reno.

It’s true that competition makes you better. But so does genuine camaraderie. This year’s International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) in Reno felt a bit different from the previous year. The 2014 event, held in Baltimore, had such a competitive vibe about it that when I wrote my event recap, the headline ended up […]

Madico, GeoShield Win First Annual Industry Golf Tournament

Oct 7th, 2015

Congratulations to the winners of the first-ever International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ Golf Tournament. See the interviews with Bill Stewart and Steve Wood of Madico Window Films, Ron Talley of Midwest Tinting and Burns Mulhearn of GeoShield at 2:11. CLICK HERE to watch the video on YouTube.

Win Free Film and More at WFCT!

Sep 16th, 2015

Could you use a new roll of window film? What about a $100 Visa Gift Card? These are just a few of the amazing door prizes that have been donated to give away to attendees who are present at International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) 2015, September 30 – October 2, at the Reno-Sparks […]

Madico Appoints New Marketing Director for Window Films

Jul 21st, 2015

Michael Mancini has been welcomed to the Madico team. He will fill the role of director of marketing, replacing Angie Leonetti, who moved on last February. Mancini will be responsible for the creation and implementation of Madico Window Films’ worldwide marketing activities and strategy. He has prior experience in a variety of industries where he […]

Madico Window Films to Sponsor WFCT 2015

Apr 29th, 2015

Madico Window Films, a manufacturer of advanced laminates, has signed on to be a Sponsor of the 2015 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The event is set to be held September 30 – October 2 at the award-winning Atlantis Casino Resort Spa and Reno-Sparks Convention Center and will include educational seminars, an exhibition […]

Localities Make Public Proclamations for Window Film

Apr 8th, 2015

Virginia Governor Terry McAulife has proclaimed April 30, 2015 to be National Window Film Day for the commonwealth.

Make way for Window Film. Both the governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia and mayor of St. Petersburg, Fla., have proclaimed April 30 to be National Window Film Day. Both places play a significant role in the industry. Virginia is the headquarters of the International Window Film Association (IWFA) and houses two major window film […]

Leonetti Leaving Madico

Feb 18th, 2015


Angie Leonetti, marketing and customer relations manager for Madico Window Films, is leaving the company to pursue another career opportunity. She is moving on to a new industry, as she will now be the chief marketing officer at the Tampa Bay Region Northwestern Mutual. “After 10 years, it is with a heavy heart that I’m […]

Madico Releases Window Film Infographic, Video for Consumers

Nov 19th, 2014

In order to increase awareness of its product lines to the end consumer, Madico Window Films has put out an infographic and animated video. “The infographic [and video were] created to help consumers visualize some of the under-the-radar benefits about window film, as it relates to almost every aspect of their community,” says Angie Leonetti, […]

SEMA Turnout a Sign of Tinting’s Strength

Nov 7th, 2014

It was demonstrations like Suntek's self-healing PPF that drew in large crowds—a good sign for the film industry.

Crowded halls, big displays and rockin’ after-parties—that’s what this SEMA was for many people. But all the investments made in the show also told another story—it’s a great time to be in tinting. “The show has been fantastic this year,” said Angie Leonetti, marketing and customer relations manager for Madico Window Films. “The strength of […]