Cleveland, OH - June 13, 2019

Knowing Your Business

Natural Stone Institute and Stone World magazine are proud to offer a one-of-a-kind event to stone companies throughout Ohio! You will benefit from a “Town Hall” environment that is tailored to the attendee and the topics most important to fabricators.

Stone Industry Education

You will:

  • Learn what metrics to follow as you develop your business plan.
  • Discuss how to maximize your shop efficiency while creating the best product for your customer.
  • Create a plan to position your company in the marketplace.

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Venue

MSI
MS International
9501 Allen Drive
Valley View, OH 44125

Date: June 13, 2019

For information on sponsoring this workshop, please click here

Registration Fee

$99

for Installers & Fabricators

$249

for Suppliers & Stone Distributors

Earn a $25 bookstore credit — Each attendee will receive a $25 credit for items from the Natural Stone Institute bookstore. Credit will be awarded onsite at the seminar.
Earn two free registrations — Non-Natural Stone Institute member companies who join prior to the seminar can send two employees free of charge (a $198 value). For more information about membership, go online to www.naturalstoneinstitute.org/whyjoin or call Jeff Handley at 440.250.9222

Instructors

Duane Naquin, Stone Interiors
Industry Leaders participating in the Fabricator Breakout Groups

 

Target Audience

Business owners, marketing professionals, and other employees interested in growing their business, networking with suppliers, and/or learning "best practices" for running a successful fabrication business.

 

Agenda

8:30 am    Registration
9:00 am   Welcome and Attendee Introductions
9:15 am   Analyzing Shop Performance
10:30 am   Networking Break
10:45 am   Analyzing Shop Performance
11:45 am   Fabricator Resources
12:00 Noon   Host Presentation
12:15 pm   Networking Lunch
1:00 pm   Fabricator Breakout Sessions
  • Group 1: Business Management (Benchmarking, Hiring and Retaining Employees, etc)
  • Group 2: Technical (Stone Characteristics, Technical Standards, etc)
  • Group 3: Marketing (Setting Expectations, Customer Relations, etc)
3:00 pm   Networking Reception

FABRICATOR PARTNERS

Baca Systems
Braxton-Bragg
Breton
ETemplate
drytreat
ETemplate
Granquartz
Integra Adhesives
Integra Adhesives
Laser Products
Laser Template
moraware
northwood
park industries
prussiani
Water Treatment Solutions, Inc.