Learn the history of the polishing pads with David Patterson. From facial puffs to bar dice, to a shiny car! Then go behind the buffer with Toney Wilson from OCD in Ft Collins Co.
Dann and Yvan do a dual release podcast with Jimbo from the Auto Detailing Podcast. We discuss brand and turf war, working together, mighty men behind keyboards, trade shows, and other podcasts. Really, this one has a bit of everything.
In this episode Dann interviews Unicorn Detailer Joe Torbati. Get the inside scoop of this ultra successful high end detail/coating business located near the Tesla factory in Fremont California. Then meet Mr Andre Harvey, The Detail Guy, one of the newest members of the Optimum Family. Auto detailing, car wash, car care at its finest.
Dann and Yvan turn the tables on Mark Greene. After Dr G, Dann, and Yvan have been guests on Cars Yeah, we bring Mark onto the Optimum Synergy Podcast. Former CEO of Griots Garage, and host of Cars Yeah share some fun stories and insights into the detailing world. Then meet Andy Rogers owner of Attention to Detail. A man who has made success in small town, midwest America. Coat em if you got em!
Meet long time Optimum employee Roberto Esquivel, the man in charge of mixing the products at Optimum. Then we sit down with Andrea Schaffer and Michelle Davis from Team Sugar High.
Meet Alexander Dihn, owner of Alexander Production, alexander prod.com Alexander is the brain behind Joe Torbati's website and Dustin Wharton of Official California Detail. Then we go behind the buffer with Dustin, who bought my detailing business. Learn about small business, auto detailing, car wash, Opti Coat, investing, health, you name it, we will probably cover it!
Meet RL Villalon from Paradise tinting in Long Beach Ca. Learn some of the roots of window tint and Paint Protection Film. Then Mr Kevin song, talks about detailing, business partners, and multiple streams of revenue.
Dann and Yvan answer a few listener questions, then meet Peter Liebig, San Diego art and race car photographer, for insights on shooting cars, then go Behind the Buffer with Des Morris from Pride Detailing. All this and more in this 3 part extravaganza!
I sit down with Justin Wees VP Financial Advisor from Charles Schwab Mission Valley in San Diego. Justin sheds light on the different ways a small business owner can get on the right track for retirement. Learn the difference in 401k, SEP IRA, Individual IRA and ROTH. We also discuss different approaches and how Schwab can help get you set up.
Dann, Mehrdad, and Ron discuss marketing, my un mobile friendly website, grandpa Harris's one beer a year habit, defining success, and utilizing the resources around you. All this and a special guest appearance from Ava Zarifkar! , This show truly has it all!
Dann sits down with Yvan, Mohammad, Mohammed, and Faisal to discuss Yvans training, the Optimum line, and how the term dusty describes the weather in Saudi Arabia!
A Tax Pro Jeff Rosan clears up when to 1099 and employee, what is legal to write off, when to become an S Corp, and give some tips to avoid an audit. Then Fahad and I discuss our vast differences in business, uniforms, bathrooms or lack of, and yet how our results are the same... Shiny cars!
My first podcast with an interpreter! Meet Denis Korablev and interpreter Sergey Zalesov. We discuss business and marketing and where you can't wash your car! Then go behind the buffer with Scott Touch from Relentless Shine in San Antonio Texas.
Dann sits down with Fahad Ahmad from Robust Detailing in Napa Ca, and Mehrdad Zarifkar from eM Detailing in Iowa and Minnesota. Then go Behind the Buffer with new Opti Coat dealer Brian Prescott from Gear Head Detailing in Idaho.
Dann and Yvan visit with old hot rod detailer Don from his assisted living facility in Riverside Ca. We gave terminally ill Don a chance to share some of his stories from learning to shape metal as a kid, to tearing apart his brand new car to customize prior to the first payment being made. A true gentleman and wicked custom paint slayer, Don Bedford.
Dann and Yvan go inside, deep inside the interior of the vehicle. Learn tips, tricks, and procedures for efficiency with Optimums line!
Meet Joel Blake, Optimums Australian Distributor, Stunt pilot passenger, and Owner of the first Opti Coat Store! Then head to Minnesota to go Behind the Buffer with Tou Lo, fireman and partner at Yelo Auto Detailing!
Dann and Yvan sit down with Shay, Optimums New Marketing Director, and peek inside some of what is coming! Then we head over to visit Scott Campbell owner of Executive"s Choice Detailing.
Meet Optimums distributor from Dubai, UAE Manish Parwani, Dann and Yvan discuss cars, detailing in the middle east, and a new way not to use hand lotion. Then go behind the buffer with William Castro, owner of Pro Auto Detailing in North Andover MA
Today I sit down with Mr Ron Harris from Concours Auto Salon, in San Antonio Texas, Ron is a long time Optimum product tester and user. He shares a bit about his business, and great insights on marketing and Google AdWords.
Dann and Yvan discuss detailing in the heat and answer listener questions. Then we go Behind the Buffer with Blake Beavis of Envious Car Care from Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
Dann and Chris talk about selling points and marketing Opti Coat Pro. Then Dann goes "Behind the Buffer with Joe Griggs from the infamous Get it Detailed in Long Island NY
Dann and Yvan discuss New Orleans Viper Fest, then Optimums Training Classes, and answer some listener questions. Then I go Behind The Buffer With Alex Louque. His business Loque's Exo-Techs participated in the New Orleans Viper Fest.
Dann, Yvan, and Dr G discuss the Optimum Hyper Paint Correction System. The science behind paint correction.