October 13, 2010
Until December 16, StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas is offering complimentary conference registration with exhibits registration. For just $15, attendees gain access to the show floor and the entire education program. Additionally, with the co-location of SURFACES and StonExpo, the total number of available sessions is 75.
September 30, 2010
The sprawling exhibit halls at Marmomacc in Verona, Italy served as a showcase for some of the latest stone materials and stoneworking technology.Read More
September 29, 2010
The curtain opened today on Marmomacc, the stone industry's largest trade exhibition in Verona, Italy.Read More
September 8, 2010
Timothy J. Lardner, 53, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 in Albuquerque, NM. Tim was preceded in death by his Mother, Lois Mae Lardner. Tim is survived by his wife Janice, daughter Michelle, son Michael, daughter Britney and his youngest daughter Nicole, his Father Vincent Lardner, his step mother, Mary Kay, his sister Cindy Mechenbier and her husband John, his brother David Lardner and his wife Barbara, his brother Scott Lardner and his wife Chris, his brother Jim Lardner and his wife Daphne and his brother John Lardner, along with 15 nieces and nephews and countless friends.
September 8, 2010
ANAHEIM, CA -- Cosentino, a global leader in natural stone, quartz and recycled surfacing, recently announced that it will launch its first Cosentino Center in North America in Anaheim, CA. Officially opening with a reception for industry leaders on Wednesday, September 15th, the new Anaheim center aims to enhance both the trade and consumer experience, and marks the launch of a greater plan to significantly expand Cosentino's presence in the U.S. market over the next year.
August 31, 2010
Statement submitted by The Gallegos Corp.Read More
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Gerald Gallegos, founder of The Gallegos Corp. great community philanthropist and friend to many in the Vail Valley. Gerald passed away on August 18 of health complications. Right up to the end of his life, Gerald was involved in the day-to-day operations of his company, mentor to his employees and active supporter of numerous charities. Gerald was proud of his company and especially of the employees, who Gerald often said were the backbone and greatest asset of the company.
August 23, 2010
NEW YORK, NY -- CaesarStone, a quartz surface manufacturer, recently held a "day of pampering" to promote its new Deep Ocean color. Attendees were treated to manicures and hand massages, breakfast appetizers and cocktails. Held at the Snaidero USA building in New York City, the event was hosted by stars of the hit Bravo design show "9 by Design," Bob and Cortney Novogratz.
August 17, 2010
CLEVELAND, OH -- The Marble Institute of America (MIA) and Stone World magazine turns its sights to Vermont for a two-day industry quarry tour (October 5 to 6) of this stone-rich region of North America. Vermont has long been known for its deep stone heritage, and it has often been said that every stone professional should experience the uniqueness of the Vermont quarries at least once in their lifetime. Read More
July 26, 2010
Stone World has
launched its own YouTube Channel. Read More
July 26, 2010
MIAMI, FL -- The Italian Trade Commission (ITC), with the collaboration of the Italian regions of Liguria, Apulia, Sardinia, Sicily, Tuscany and Veneto, recently hosted a dimensional stone exhibition at the 2010 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention that was held last month in Miami, FL. The Italian booth displayed over 160 dimensional stone samples -- quarried in the six above-mentioned Italian regions -- as well as an exhibition of designer items carved in stone.