WRAPSCON, held in conjunction with GRAPHICS PRO EXPO (GPX) in Long Beach, California, August 17-19 brings the top graphics installers in the world, plus leading manufacturers and suppliers together for an event focused on all things wraps, from design to installation.
This annual can’t-miss event is the original wraps event built to bring value to your wraps business with new ideas, best practices, and profit-generating tips and tricks.
WRAPSCON Wrap Olympics
This one-of-a-kind wraps contest will test the wrap skills and mental toughness of 32 two-person teams as they battle through a Decathlon of ten grueling stages of competition. Do you have what it takes?
This year’s judges are: Starla Miller, Miller Decals; Jen and Steve Carney, Carbon Wraps; Adam Sumner, Wrapix Imaging; and Luis Tirado, WBC Graphics. This year’s emcee is Kevin Kempf, PG Nola.
Meet the Masters @ WRAPSconnect
This moderated afternoon panel discussion will take a deep dive into utilizing the industry’s available programs and resources to ensure your shop’s aggressive growth, navigating changes in the market, and evolving into new profit centers and fine-tuning your plan, including your exit strategy. Join industry influencers as they discuss their big leaps of faith. There will be a 45-minute moderated session with 30 minutes of Q&A, followed by a wraps family happy hour, aka, Meet the Masters. This can’t-miss event fills up quickly!
Expert panelists include: John Duever, Wrap IQ; Niel Scotto, NDVINYLS/ONEIGHTY; Austin Smith, Paint is Dead; Jamie Mullican, Wrap Artist; Narayan Andrews, Spectrum Auto; Tim Evans, WrapperMapper; and Jen Carney, Carbon Wraps.
WRAPSCON Designer Throwdown + Wraps Designer Panel
This moderated morning panel discussion will take an in-depth look at design principles for the wraps market. Hear from industry influencers as they discuss their secrets to success for one-off customs to fleet work, buildings to buses, and much more. There will be a 45-minute moderated session followed by 30 minutes of Q&A. The winner of the WRAPSCON Designer Throwdown will also be crowned at the end of this discussion. If you’re a wraps designer, you won’t want to miss this!
Panelists: Ryan Sandoval, Glarb Wrapped; Dallas Fowler, Digital EFX Wraps; Casey Folk, PDX Wraps; Jamie Mullican, Wrap Artist; and Kevin Kempf, PG Nola.
WRAPSCON is free when you register for GPX Long Beach. Registration opens May 12, so check back then to register and for any updates.