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Beth n Rod

ACR Round Table March 10th 2012! Mark your calendars NOW!

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I only snapped one on my phone. I saw others taking them, so maybe someone will share....

John, you remember the YUMMY pig roast.....Oh man that was sooooooo good.

This year the networking was the best thing to me, and the sales refresher.....Love kick starting the season at the ACR event!

Beth

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The networking was great. I met some real nice and knowledgeable people. I laughed a lot especially at Tom (ACR)

He was a real funny guy and took the time to speak with me knowing I was new to the industry.

Thanks for the free hat Tom. The sales seminar was awesome, I picked up some good points that I will try to apply

On my next estimate. I also enjoyed the chance to learn what soda blasting was all about, and Jerrys water recovery systems.

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Good to hear one of the oldest events went well again.

Did Sealnlock do anything?

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There's Jerry doing his thing

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I didn't attend but have a few photos so I thought I'd post them.

Maybe someone like Beth said will post some video demos

Ron ********** text me for

questions 480-522-5227 Pressure Washing Institute.com

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I only snapped one on my phone. I saw others taking them, so maybe someone will share....

John, you remember the YUMMY pig roast.....Oh man that was sooooooo good.

This year the networking was the best thing to me, and the sales refresher.....Love kick starting the season at the ACR event!

Beth

I have 4 words to say about that Beth-I'm Jealous Jealous Jealous.

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Does anyone know if Jerry did the Certification class where you can take the test? I know a few guys where heading there for some of those classes.

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Does anyone know if Jerry did the Certification class where you can take the test? I know a few guys where heading there for some of those classes.

At Matt's seminar or Paul's is where you can take the course.

Jerry requires the course at this time John. These are not anything your used too John.

At a later date the ***** will have a test module for wash water control.

Every contractor should have a plan. This way of thinking is new. It's not about speeding the process of regulation, rather showing regulators we have a plan. We are educated an belong to a group that promotes reducing pollution rather than generating it.

John practicing this will get you jobs. Customers are accepting to these types of methods rather than scare tactics.

Ron ********** text me for

questions 480-522-5227 Pressure Washing Institute.com

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Gee Ron, I didn't see you there yesterday....

Certifications for some things WERE offered on Friday.

Saturday Jerry did speak,but it was not certification.

He went over the products, the process, and there was quite a bit of enthusiasm.

Beth

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As usual, a terrific kick off to the season this weekend at ACR Products. Only took a few photos, hope the participants don't mind!

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Jake Clark of Armstrong-Clark and our esteemed Grime Scene hostess Beth with a load of Jake's stain. Guess they like it!

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Beth & Rod with a new truck to their growing fleet.

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Thank you Tom and Barb!

"Where ever you are, and whatever you do, your job is to be as EXCEPTIONAL as possible!"

This past weekend I attended the 7th annual roundtable hosted by Tom and Barb Vogel, owners of ACR Pressure Washing Services in Easton, Pennsylvania. Tom and Barb have been hosting these power washing roundtables to promote education and camaraderie in our industry for many years, and I again personally want to thank them for an exceptional job.

Tom and Barb truly enjoy a friendship with each and every attendee, whether it was their first time meeting them or not. They welcomed everyone and it felt like I was at a large family cookout. During the roundtable there was laughter and jokes along with serious discussions on the power washing industry. They had so much food that there was no way that you could go away hungry!

As I walked around listening to everyone I could tell that they treasured their time at the ACR roundtable. The flow of information between everyone was awesome, and the speakers were fantastic. There were certification programs offered by the PWNA and Sirocco Vacuums. Tom and Barb gave away some awesome gifts, there was a flat surface cleaner donated by Hydrotek, a hose reel donated by Summit Hose Reels, a pump donated by AR pumps, two 5 gallon pails of stain donated by Armstrong Clark Stain and Ready Seal.

Tom and Barbara Vogel are exceptional people, and that is how they live their life. They are NOT your average, run of the mill, mediocre, just another power washer supply house. They are Outstanding, Amazing, Astonishing, Exceptional, in everything they do. In the way they look, the way they feel, the way they act, the way they treat others, and in the value they bring to the power washing industry is just incredible. Vvhen someone calls their shop looking for help to repair their equipment, Tom asks, where are you, are you close?, I can come out and help you. (Who does that these days?)

So my question to you is: Are yOu like Tom and Barb Vogel? Are you doing all you can do? What is the quality or the value of what you are doing? Is it the best you can do? Is it Outstanding? Amazing? Astonishinq? Exceptional? Is what you are doing, the way you live your life, the interactions you have with others, and the value you bring to our industry and the marketplace you serve, the best that you can possibly bring?

The late Earl Nightingale, once said that "Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service." Said another way, the marketplace rewards you in exact proportion to the value you bring to it. Bring a little value, receive a little reward; a lot of value produces a bigger reward. So, if you bring a lot of value to the lives of others, you can expect to be rewarded in exact proportion.

We all know that this life is terminal none of us are going to get out of it alive. Every one of us is going to exit at some time, we just don't know when or what the circumstances of our leaving will be.

Be like Tom and Barb and create a life that you can be proud of, get out there and be as EXCEPTIONAL as you can be. There are so many people who need that part of you ... and you never know who they are! Be exceptional, be successful.

Dan Galvin

Successinpowerwashing.com

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Dan,

Well said. So long ago, I cannot remember. But somehow when just getting started, learned about Tom and Barbara starting a distributor business. Purchased my first "real" PW, a Hydrotek, that is still in service. Since then, maybe 11 yrs. or so, have depended on ACR for chems, stain, parts, fabrication, and repair.

ACR is a partner in my business. I need them and they have never let me down. Ever. That keeps me in business.

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Got them. You rock.

Beth

Beth,

I'm too old to really "rock", but still trying my best. The Lotus and I will go to the track this coming weekend for the first time.

Jake seems to approve. At least he didn't scream during a short fun ride. Wife Saint Judy thinks I'm out of my mind. She is calculating life insurance at the moment! post-170-137772415774_thumb.jpg

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GOOD MORNING EVERYBODY!

Tom & I want to thank all the Contractors & Sponsors that attended

our annual ACR ROUND TABLE – March 9th & 10th ,2012.

The Round Table was a very big success, with educational classes,

Information exchange between Contractors, Speakers & Vendors

& most of all the Fun time that we all shared.

Again thank you for coming to our ROUND TABLE.

Hope to see everybody back on March 9th, 2013, but if there are any questions, Pressure Wash problem or application questions, please give us a call 610-253-8005 & we will be glad to help you.

To a successful Season

Tom & Barbara Vogel

ACR Products, Inc.

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Hi Barbara,

Can you please tell me when we will get our certified certificates from the power washing classes we took with

The PWNA at your establishment

Thank you

Charles

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That was Nice of Dan

Thank you Tom and Barb!

"Where ever you are, and whatever you do, your job is to be as EXCEPTIONAL as possible!"

This past weekend I attended the 7th annual roundtable hosted by Tom and Barb Vogel, owners of ACR Pressure Washing Services in Easton, Pennsylvania. Tom and Barb have been hosting these power washing roundtables to promote education and camaraderie in our industry for many years, and I again personally want to thank them for an exceptional job.

Tom and Barb truly enjoy a friendship with each and every attendee, whether it was their first time meeting them or not. They welcomed everyone and it felt like I was at a large family cookout. During the roundtable there was laughter and jokes along with serious discussions on the power washing industry. They had so much food that there was no way that you could go away hungry!

As I walked around listening to everyone I could tell that they treasured their time at the ACR roundtable. The flow of information between everyone was awesome, and the speakers were fantastic. There were certification programs offered by the PWNA and Sirocco Vacuums. Tom and Barb gave away some awesome gifts, there was a flat surface cleaner donated by Hydrotek, a hose reel donated by Summit Hose Reels, a pump donated by AR pumps, two 5 gallon pails of stain donated by Armstrong Clark Stain and Ready Seal.

Tom and Barbara Vogel are exceptional people, and that is how they live their life. They are NOT your average, run of the mill, mediocre, just another power washer supply house. They are Outstanding, Amazing, Astonishing, Exceptional, in everything they do. In the way they look, the way they feel, the way they act, the way they treat others, and in the value they bring to the power washing industry is just incredible. Vvhen someone calls their shop looking for help to repair their equipment, Tom asks, where are you, are you close?, I can come out and help you. (Who does that these days?)

So my question to you is: Are yOu like Tom and Barb Vogel? Are you doing all you can do? What is the quality or the value of what you are doing? Is it the best you can do? Is it Outstanding? Amazing? Astonishinq? Exceptional? Is what you are doing, the way you live your life, the interactions you have with others, and the value you bring to our industry and the marketplace you serve, the best that you can possibly bring?

The late Earl Nightingale, once said that "Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service." Said another way, the marketplace rewards you in exact proportion to the value you bring to it. Bring a little value, receive a little reward; a lot of value produces a bigger reward. So, if you bring a lot of value to the lives of others, you can expect to be rewarded in exact proportion.

We all know that this life is terminal none of us are going to get out of it alive. Every one of us is going to exit at some time, we just don't know when or what the circumstances of our leaving will be.

Be like Tom and Barb and create a life that you can be proud of, get out there and be as EXCEPTIONAL as you can be. There are so many people who need that part of you ... and you never know who they are! Be exceptional, be successful.

Dan Galvin

Successinpowerwashing.com

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