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In this Issue...

FloForm: Industry Leader with 14 North America Locations, by Peter Marcucci

  Training, Safety and Education                       

Industry Calendar of Events and Training: April to May 2024

Are You Still Working IN Your Business?  by Ed Young

Prune Your Tree,  by Rick Phelps

Enhanced Programming Featured in April ISFA Fabricator Forum

Bridging the Gap: From Marketing to Customer Experience for Countertop Shops, by Anthony Milia

Take the Guesswork Out of Profitable Growth, by Darlene Campagna


  Industry Topics, Tips and Featured Columns    

Weather Report, by Sharon Koehler

The Stone Detective: The Case of the Strange Sound, by Frederick M. Hueston

Stone Restoration and Maintenance Corner – Pricing Tips: Don’t Undervalue Your Work, by Bob Murrell


  Industry News                                  

Manu Shah of MSI Receives 2023 Migliore Award for Lifetime Achievement

2023 Pinnacle Awards Announced

Natural Stone Institute Announces Stone Scholarship Recipients

Sam Arcot Named Natural Stone Institute Person of the Year

Kohler Wins 3 Awards at KBIS 2024

The Lighter Side 

A Few Reproductive Truisms You Never Studied in Science Class, by Sam Venable

Notable Quotes

The Slippery Rock Funny Pages

    Cartoons by Mark Anderson

    Welcome to the Machine

    Just Smashing

    Yank–‘Splaining Tea

Contributors & Staff

  Rick Stimac 


  Larry M. Hood

Editor and Design Director  

  G. William Brown

Graphic Designer  

  Mark Anderson  

Department of Humor  

  Darlene Campagna

Direct Opinions   

  Frederick M. Hueston

Stone Forensics Investigations  

  Sharon Koehler

Stone Industry Consultant  

  Rufus B. Leakin

Guru of Urban Folklore  

  Peter Marcucci

Special Contributo   

 Anthony Milia Milia Marketing   

 Bob Murrell

Restoration Consultant   

  Rick Phelps

Synchronous Solutions  

  Justin Shaw

Stone Fabricator Elite  

 Ed Young

Fabricator’s Business Coach  

 Sam Venable

Department of Irony   


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