IDA Door-Cast

by IDA Executive Director, Mike Fischer

The International Door Association (IDA) is the leading authority representing the door and access ‎systems industry through education, awareness, advocacy, increased professionalism and community building. The IDA Door-Cast, a podcast for the Door and Access Systems Industry, is now live. Come join us at the Winding Bar Café.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E03 - Supply Chain Disruptions in The New Abnormal

    S02 E03 - Supply Chain Disruptions in The New Abnormal

    A collision of natural disasters, a global pandemic, unfavorable policy decisions, and other market forces have caused market place issues including price volatility, production issues, labor and material shortages, delays, and ot...

    34:09
  • S02 E02 - How to Save Money and Protect Your Business!

    S02 E02 - How to Save Money and Protect Your Business!

    Join your DoorCast host, Mike Fischer, as he speaks with Andy Stergiou about how a proper insurance strategy can help door dealers manage risk while optimizing the expense. Andy will explain some common issues facing door dealers ...

    26:14
  • S02 E01 - Women Open Doors: A Panel Discussion

    S02 E01 - Women Open Doors: A Panel Discussion

    This episode features a discussion on issues and opportunities for women in the door business workplace. Be sure to listen to panelists Melissa Whitacre from Carl’s Door Service, Ranee Patel from Loading Dock Inc., and your modera...

    51:51
  • Season 1

  • S01 E08 - Cross Generational Selling

    S01 E08 - Cross Generational Selling

    The new abnormal isn't just about COVID-19, it's also about understanding customer needs across different generations. Join Matt for this session and learn some tips for dealing with younger buyers to improve your closing ratio.

    38:48
  • S01 E07 - How to Work With Home Inspectors to Improve Safety and the Bottom Line

    S01 E07 - How to Work With Home Inspectors to Improve Safety and the Bottom Line

    The residential resale market is hot, and most buyers hire a home inspector so they can make an informed purchase. Home inspectors should check garage doors and openers to make sure that they are working properly- and safely. Rand...

    30:37