DEERFIELD, FL -- The latest edition of the MIA/Stone World Industry Education Series is currently taking place at MSI in Deerfield, FL, and there are approximately 30 fabricators on hand. In addition to extensive networking opportunities, the following topics are being discussed:MIA/Stone World Industry Education Series

  • Analyzing the Cost of Doing Business
  • Issues Impacting Fabricators in Today's Market: Fabricator Perspectives
  • Safety: An Overview of New Resources Available to Fabricators & Distributors
  • Becoming an MIA Accredited Fabricator

Veteran industry member Tony Malisani is leading the discussion.

Following the morning session, attendees take a tour of MSI's extensive slab inventory, and the afternoon features an open "Town Hall" Fabricator Forum with a panel of local fabricators interacting with the audience. This open forum is designed for fabricators to get answers to questions or problems they may have with regard to being successful in today's business climate. Topics include costs, going digital, stone supplier relationships, collections, employee management/development, meeting customer expectations and more.

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