Lackmond Products, Inc., a supplier of diamond tools, carbide tools and equipment, has named John Partridge as eastern sales manager, overseeing the company's sales strategies in the eastern half of the U.S.
The program will bring stone summits to 10 cities, and will feature three distinct educational topics: stone shop administration, stone shop management and marketing success for fabricators. Each event will also feature the popular Fabricator Forum, which is newly redesigned to encourage more interaction and active participation.
An agreement between Indiana Limestone Co. (ILCO) and Quarton Partners, a middle-market investment banking firm based in Birmingham, MI, will provide strategic support to help identify potential acquisitions and new business partnerships.
Indo American, one of the largest distributors of natural stones in the tristate area, recently celebrated their 10th anniversary at the Renaissance in Rutherford, NJ. About 160 people attended the function, including major customers and vendors.
In this issue of Stone World, we take a look at several U.S. stone producers. Among them is Quality Stone Quarries in Stigler, OK. The owner of the quarry has transitioned his business through the years to keep up with market demand.