Albert Kaminsky, Dave Mann and Morris Kelman experienced initial success as a local awning company called Economy Awning Co. They specialized in window awnings, carports, patio awnings, tarps, trailer awnings and other various vinyl products. The three men and their families partnered together and conquered the awning business in sunny South Florida.
As the business grew, Steve Mishket in 1980, bought partnership into the company and eventually took on solo ownership. Steve was a family friend of one of the original partners. His previous experience from working in the factory through out high school was helpful in his transition as a partner in the company. During his tenure at Economy Awning he recognized a gap in the business and transitioned the carport frame into a 10’x10′ portable canopy called a “Quick & Easy.” (more…)