New Business Boot Camp for Wrap Professionals Offered May 18-19

The Business Boot Camp is designed for established wrap shop owners of all sizes and experienced freelance installers who are looking to expand into a full wrap shop. The primary focus of the workshop is building clear communication channels, creating higher workflow in all aspects of a wrap shop and increasing profits with better management and sales.

“At Avery Dennison, we are listening to our customers and developing the products and training they need to succeed,” said Bill Podojil, senior business director, Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions North America. “Wrap installers and wrap shop owners have told us they’d like to be more effective and efficient, while learning to upsell and enhance their marketing. Those topics and many more regarding day-to-day business operation are included in the new two-day Business Bootcamp.”

Justin Pate, The Wrap Institute, and John Duever, Vinyl Images and Design, will lead the class and be joined by guest speakers, including Dallas Fowler, Digital EFX, who will address wrap design and production. Austin Smith, founder of the Paint Is Dead Network and president of #201WRAP, will cover marketing and promotion, and Paul Roba, OEM relationship manager at Avery Dennison, will teach attendees about digital printing and lamination.

The first Business Boot Camp will feature special guest speaker Frank Fellers, owner and CEO of Fellers. Frank will share lessons learned from over  30-years experience in the wrap industry and will explain, in detail, the importance of having focus, as it is the foundation of a successful company.

The first Business Boot Camp for Wrap Professionals will be held May 18-19, 2018 at Car Wrap City in Dallas, Texas. A full course description and registration information are available at Along with the workshop between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., there will be a special evening event. Attendees will have the opportunity to network in a relaxed setting with the guest speakers and members of the Avery Dennison Graphics Team.

For more details on Avery Dennison graphics products and training, installers can visit or contact Avery Dennison at 800-282-8379.