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The BlindMatrix Podcast

The BlindMatrix Podcast

By BlindMatrix
The BlindMatrix Podcast brings you inspiring stories from the people behind the businesses that make up the vast, rapidly changing global Window Furnishings Industry.

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Episode 6: Clare Gill, Just Blinds & The Art of perseverance!
In this episode Clare talks about how she went from running an Art Gallery and photographic studio above her parents furniture store at the age of 24, to re-building her family business. Towards the end of the show Clare shares her insights about what has helped her Mental Health and Wellbeing over the past few years, so stick around and make sure you don't miss it. To contact Clare, you can email her here. Visit Just Blinds website here. To appear on show, contact us here
15:01
May 14, 2021
Dennis Gouldthorp, Galaxy Blinds & Basswood Shutters
Welcome to the fifth episode of The BlindMatrix Podcast. We explore how Dennis went from a 17 year career in the Motor Trade to Managing Director of his own family run business, Galaxy Blinds. Dennis also shares his insights into what motivates him to do what he does and how much he values seeing his family thrive. Towards the end of show talks about his plans to bring the manufacturing of real Basswood Shutters to the UK. To contact Dennis, you can email him here. Visit Galaxy Blinds website here. To appear on show, contact us here
08:14
April 28, 2021
Dave Pullin, Don Smith Blinds & The Freehanging Gable Blind
Welcome to episode 4!! Today we'll be talking with Dave, Technical Director of Don Smith Blinds Ltd and the product developer of the Freehanging Gable Blind. In this episode Dave talks about his business and how he got started in the industry and towards the end of the show he talks about products he has developed and the importance of good product knowledge to deliver great customer service, so stick around and make sure you don't miss it. To contact Dave, you can email him here. Visit Don Smith Blinds Ltd website here. More about The Freehanging Gable Blind here. To appear on show, contact us here
13:47
April 01, 2021
John Beverley, Beverley Blinds & Easy Cleat
Today we'll be talking with John Beverley, Managing Director of Beverley Blinds and the inventor of Easy Cleat. In this episode John talks about his business, how he got started in the industry and Easy Cleat. Towards the end of the show he shares a little about some exciting ideas he has in development.
15:49
March 26, 2021
Lee Chapman & Window Blinds UK & Ireland Forum (Trade Only)
Today we'll be talking with Lee, co-founder of the incredibly successful facebook group: The Window Blinds UK & Ireland Forum (trade only) and the National Sales Director for Ellard, the UK's largest manufacturer and distributor of automation products.  In today's episode, Lee will be sharing his story about the facebook group and his career in the industry. If you want to contact Lee, you can email him here: leec@ellard.co.uk.  Or you can visit the website here: www.ellard.co.uk
14:12
March 11, 2021
Vivek Rao & The BlindMatrix Story
Welcome to the first episode of The BlindMatrix Podcast.  In this episode I talk with Vivek Rao, founder and CEO of BlindMatrix, about why we are launching the first podcast of its kind for the Window Blinds & Shutters Industry. Vivek also shares insights into his own career as an entrepreneur, the growth of BlindMatrix and his hopes for the future. Leave a message if you'd like to feature on the podcast. We'd love to have you.  Be well.   
13:51
February 22, 2021