Dealer of the Quarter – Q1 2020
Company Name: Sunblockers, Inc.
Owner: Suzanne and Jack Audino
Location: Redding, California
Sunblockers, Inc., owned by the Audino family, introduced Madico window film to the Northern California market in 1972 by Jack Audino. Sunblockers opened in 1995 and has been serving the Shasta, Tehama and Siskiyou counties with Madico products ever since. While their business has experienced many changes over the years, the one constant has been their loyalty to Madico films.
Suzanne Audino is the CEO of Sunblockers and a certified installer. Her husband, Jack, acts as Senior Consultant with over 45 years of experience in the window film industry. Jack has served on the Board of Directors of the IWFA and is actively working on the California Edison Energy Rebate program and State Assembly Bill ABXX81. He also assisted with the Redding Electric Utility and Shasta Lake Utility Rebate Program.
Sunblockers notable installations include the Winriver Casino and Hotel with over 7,000 sq. ft. of Madico solar control film and a government ICE Building with over 2,500 of SafetyShield 8 mil with Gullwing. The company performs numerous residential, commercial and automotive installations each year as well.
One of the factors that Sunblockers attributes to their success is the formal showroom they have created for customers. From the moment you step through their doors, it is obvious that you are dealing with a professional company that takes pride in what they do. “We have created a reputation for ourselves in Northern California,” said Suzanne Audino of Sunblockers. “If you want the work done right, come to Sunblockers; we are a professional company that you can trust.”
Sunblockers has been part of both the Sunscape® Premium Architectural Film and SafetyShield® Programs for many years. They take full advantage of all the marketing opportunities that are part of the programs including the variety of consumer brochures and opportunities such as complimentary membership in their local ASID chapter.
“Madico is an upstanding, trustworthy company to deal with and they honor the stated product warranties,” said Suzanne Audino. “We really appreciate Madico’s high quality, optimal clarity products that are also easy to install.”