Stone Industry Education
Stone World and the Marble INstitute of America

Connecticut - May 23, 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 Conneticut! You will benefit from a “Town Hall” environment that is tailored to the attendee and the topics most important to fabricators.

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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.

 

Instructors

GK 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” about running a successful fabrication business.


Agenda

8:30 am    Registration
9:00 am    Welcome and Attendee Introductions
9:15 am    Stone Shop Management

10:30 am   Break

10:45 am    Stone Shop Management
11:45 am    Fabricator Resources
12:00 Noon   Host Presentation

12:15 pm   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   Reception

 

 

Venue

Boston Granite Exchange
80 Commerce Street
East Haven, CT  06512
 

Special Thanks to Sponsors of Connecticut Stone Summit

For information on sponsoring this workshop, please click here.


Registration Fee

$99

for Installers & Fabricators

$249

for Suppliers & Stone Distributors

Register Now

  • 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

 

Fabricator Partners

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