Category Archives: Florida PDCA News

2nd Annual Motorcyle & Car Show BBQ

      2nd Annual Motorcycle and Car Show BBQ was held on Saturday, May 19th at Morikami Museum Park 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, Fl. This Event was hosted by Palm Beach & Ft. Lauderdale Gulfstream Chapters of PDCA.       We had over 100 people in attendance. The weather held out pretty good considering we were… Continue Reading

Learn the Business of Spraying

The Central Florida Chapter of PDCA held a “Learn the Business of Spraying” Event at Dunkman Painting’s facility in Sanford, Florida on Saturday, April 21, 2012. Art Tozzi along with Dan Hosley, Tri Tech Industries conducted a very informative learning session with a “hands on” spraying demonstration afterwards. Art pointed out information that most painters… Continue Reading

Central Florida Chapter Meeting

Central Florida Chapter: March 14, 2012  The chapter met at Florida Finishing Trades Institute in Orlando. The attendance was good and everyone enjoyed  the pizza,  cookies  and  drinks furnished by the Chapter. Our program for the evening was “Spread Rate and Profile” presented by Edward  Telson of Telson, Inc.   The discussion focused on calculation of… Continue Reading

Learn the Business of Spraying on April 21st 2012

Florida Council and Central Florida Chapter along with Dunkman Painting in Sanford Florida is hosting Turn Yourself Into a Spray Pro, a spray teaching session at their facility on Saturday, April 21, 2012. This training session qualifies for 1 Contractor College Credit We are pleased to be able to offer you this timely presentation. We think it… Continue Reading

Palm Beach PDCA Chapter to Host Trade Show, Swap Meet & Training Session

Turn Yourself into a Spray Pro – Painting Contractors Pro Show, Swap Meet and Training Session When: Saturday, April 14, 2012  from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Where: Florida Training Services School at 8011 Monetary Dr., West Palm Beach, FL 33404 Pro Show – See the latest and greatest products in the Paint industry. The Palm… Continue Reading

Sun Coast and Bay Area Chapters Receive PDCA PIPP Award.

Members of the Bay Area Chapter and the Sun Coast Chapters provided training to residents of the Pinellas Hope Homeless Shelter.  The two chapters joined forces to lead a three-week basic painter apprenticeship training program for 20 Pinellas Hope residents. The intention was to prepare these individuals to become part of the viable community workforce by… Continue Reading

Florida PDCA President Seen Riding Easy Rider Chopper

This evening, Rob French, President of the Florida PDCA was seen driving down Las Vegas Blvd. on an Easy Rider Chopper.  Actually President French was one of a couple of hundred attending the Sherwin-Williams Co. sponsored evening at the Harley Davidson Cafe during the 2012 Painting Industry EXPO. Several Florida PDCA members attended the EXPO… Continue Reading

Florida Council PDCA and Seal Krete Training Certification

Thank you Seal Krete! Florida PDCA members attended a training seminar at Seal Krete Mfg plant in Auburndale, Florida. Seal Krete rolled out the red carpet for this event and really set the bar high for a day of learning and fun for Florida painting contractors. We had a special suprise appearance from National PDCA… Continue Reading