Monday, May 15, 2017

TCI Powder Coatings Hires Dale Blackwell!

TCI would like to welcome Dale Blackwell to his new position as Director of Manufacturing. Dale is originally from Tennessee, but has been in Covington, GA for the past 10 years. He officially joined us and relocated to the Americus area with his wife and their two boys on May 1st.

Dale earned a degree in Chemistry from Lambuth University, where he also played football. He has spent the last 16 years with Valspar Corporation managing various powder manufacturing locations. Prior to this, he worked for Drexel Chemical Company and for A&L Analytical labs. In his free time, Dale is an avid fisherman and enjoys watching his sons play ball. We look forward to having him on the TCI team!

See the full press release here!

Friday, May 5, 2017

Add Fire to your Finish!

Looking for a coating that brings life and vibrancy to any part? TCI brings a broad spectrum of colors to the table, giving you many selections to choose from, even unique and rare hues that can be hard to find.

This month, we’re featuring Chili Pepper! This color is perfect for when you are looking for a high gloss, RAL red. This coating is great for outdoor applications with a high need for durability, such as rims, playground equipment, and hand railings!

For more information on TCI Powder Coatings’ powder coating lines, visit our website here.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Congratulations to Clay Hendrickson on becoming QA Supervisor

Congratulations to Clay Hendrickson on his new role as QA Supervisor! Clay originally became a part of the TCI family in December of 2014 in small batch and was later promoted to color eye in large batch. A native of the Americus area, Clay attended college at Valdosta State and earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Management. Before coming to TCI, he worked at a packaging company as an account manager.

Clay spent his first week as QA Supervisor on the road with Jeff Wilhems learning about customer spray systems and our customer interaction. Clay’s experience will help him be an effective addition to the QA group. His prior roles have prepared him to successfully problem solve while managing the sales and technical service groups.

Outside of work, Clay’s hobbies include flying, hunting, and golfing. He also enjoys traveling out west and going to the beach.

Please join us in welcoming Clay to the TCI team!

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Congratulations to New Account Manager, Jeff Gorden

We are pleased to announce Jeff Gorden as the new Account Manager for the Illinois territory! Jeff has an excellent track record in account management and business development in the industrial coatings segment. Prior to joining TCI, Jeff was a Key Account Executive with PPG. He has also held positions with Spraylat and Rohm & Haas/Morton.

Jack Bostock, TCI Vice President of Sales and Marketing, expressed, “We are thrilled to have Jeff join our team. Jeff has over 25 years of account management experience focused on the industrial coatings market. His ability to maintain and grow strategic accounts will benefit our customers and the TCI organization. Jeff is a great addition to the TCI team and will definitely help us further advance our premium brand position in the powder coating market.”

Gorden is a graduate of Augustana College with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree in Business Administration. Jeff will continue to reside in Ingleside, IL with his wife and two sons. Please help us in congratulating and welcoming Jeff to the TCI team!

To read the full press release, visit this page.