CROSSVILLE, TN -- Crossville, Inc. recently hosted Congressman Diane Black for a tour of the company's tile manufacturing facilities. Congressman Black, U.S. representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district, of which Crossville, TN, is a part of, requested the opportunity to tour the plant following a meeting with the Tile Council of North America (TCNA) regarding import and trade issues.

Crossville's Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mark Shannon, and Vice President of Manufacturing, Sam Dryden, hosted the congressman's private tour, sharing perspectives for the company and the domestic tile industry and answering her questions regarding the domestic tile business in Tennessee.

"It was a great tour," said Shannon. "I think manufacturing or engineering could be a second career for this congressman. She dove right into the process and had a great eye for the product."

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