Coverings to Benefit Atlanta with Three Charitable Initiatives

Coverings, the largest international tile & stone show in North America, has announced the activation of three charitable initiatives over the course of the 2018 show. The initiatives, benefitting Habitat for Humanity, Clean the World, and The Homeless Pets Foundation, will all give back in some way to various segments of the local Atlanta community when the show makes its […]

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Industry Experts to Address Key Tile, Stone Topics During Coverings

Coverings, the largest international tile and stone exhibition in North America, will feature over 45 sessions in the 2018 conference program. Distinguished speakers will share their knowledge and industry insights with Coverings attendees, with conference programming highlighting key topics for the tile and stone industry throughout the May 8-11, 2018 show at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. […]

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David Allen Co’s Christopher Walker Named NTCA’s 2017 Tile Person of the Year

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) will hold its Sixth Annual Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 10th, during Coverings 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. The program includes a cocktail and dining reception, followed by a presentation of special awards to industry leaders. Included in this year’s agenda will be: Best Practice Award for Committee Leadership NTCA […]

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CTEF Publishes Certification and Training Schedule for 2018

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, has published its 2018 schedule for certification and training. The schedule includes Certified Tile Installer (CTI) hands-on testing as well as three intense, hands-on tile installation training courses held at CTEF’s Pendleton, SC training facility: Understanding & Installing […]

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2018 Coverings Rock Star Submissions Now Open

The Coverings Rock Stars – an Emerging Leaders Program – honors the best and brightest young talent in the tile & stone industry. Since its conception, the program has recognized dozens of young leaders who have connected at Coverings through mentorship and networking opportunities. The program underscores Coverings mission to support the growth and success of the industry by recognizing […]

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Certified Tile Installer Hands-On Testing Scheduled for TISE 2017

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) will be conducting Certified Tile Installer (CTI) hands-on testing on Wednesday, January 18th and Thursday, January 19th, 2017 during The International Surfaces Event (TISE) in Las Vegas, NV. Those who pass the hands-on and the written tests earn the CTI designation. What is the CTI Program? The CTI designation identifies the professional installer who has […]

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Coverings 2016 is Just Around the Corner! Are You Ready?

The next three weeks will be a whirlwind of activities and deadlines — all in preparation for Coverings 2016! From April 18-22, Chicago will host the largest tile and stone show of its kind in the U.S. As a global event, Coverings is set to host exhibitors from more than 40 countries! It attracts thousands of distributors, retailers, fabricators, contractors and specifiers, as well […]

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