The Voices of Business

MADE IN THE SHADE – With a snip of the giant scissors, Elite Shutters & Blinds cut the ribbon at their store at the corner of Jimmie Kerr Blvd. and Robson Blvd. in June.

The store’s excellent selection of window treatments makes longtime Casa Grande residents, say “Aaaahh….” when thinking of all the shade possible.

For more information, contact them at 520-374-2235.




Elite Opens Its Shutters and Blinds

A new home improvement store, Elite Shutters and Blinds, opened its doors last Wednesday, June 11, in the new Robson Community retail storefronts facing Jimmie Kerr Boulevard.

The store offers items and services such as window coverings for your home, garage cabinets, fans and sunscreens, crown molding and decorative trim, custom closets, window tint and cleaning, retractable awnings, garage floor coating, roll-down screens, and lattice patio covers.


From left to right at last week’s ribbon cutting ceremony, store employees Danielle Collazo and Susie Showalter, Casa Grande Mayor Bob Jackson, Elite owner Dave




In the Spotlight – Eloy

“Elite Shutters and Blinds is your authority on selecting the right window coverings for your home.  We give our customers the confidence in the shutters and blinds they choose offering a lifetime quality product, a competitive price and industry-leading service”, says Dave German, the owner.  Dave has over 15 years of retail, marketing and sales experience.

Choose from a variety of beautiful window coverings for your home.  Elite Shutters & Blinds offers everything from horizontal Basswood Shades and beautiful window coverings from Norman Shutters Inc.   They also have roman shades, cellular




Elite Finds Under-served Niche

When Dave and Michelle German of Portofino purchased another new home in Southern Chandler, Dave was frustrated when he couldn’t get estimates from companies offering window coverings, landscaping and pools, let alone a call back.

That’s when Dave quit his high tech job and two weeks later started Elite Shutters & Blinds, “offering a lifetime quality product at a competitive price and industry-leading customer service.” That was in 2005, and within six months, German says the company had become a total referral business.
Now preparing to celebrate their second anniversary, he says

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