A Digital Experience
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Coverings Connected is back! Coverings is excited to present important tile & stone industry content online quarterly via our digital experience, Coverings Connected. This is your unique and no cost opportunity to attend online educational webinars, earn CEUs, enjoy on-demand education, explore the 2020 exhibitor list, watch installation demonstrations, and much more. It’s never been more critical than now to stay updated on the latest industry trends and news.
On Wednesday, August 26, our first event will address standards, selling tile post-pandemic, the benefits of tile for health and wellness, and more. Join us at Coverings Connected.
Installation & Fabrication
Introduction to Tile Industry Standards
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT
Mark Heinlein, National Tile Contractors Association
Workforce & Profits
Selling Tile Post-Pandemic: The Healthy & Hygienic Choice for Your Customers and Clients
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. EDT
Noah Chitty, Crossville, Inc.
Bill Griese, LEED AP, Tile Council of North America
0.1 NKBA CEU, 1.0 AIA LU/HSW
Now more than ever, your customers and clients are looking for products for their home and businesses that focus on health and hygiene. It’s no longer just about cleaning up a spill or wiping off surfaces, but about keeping both family and employees safe. Ceramic tile is a proven product with health, hygiene and safety benefits made for the post-pandemic renovation, remodel and new construction. Join this conversation to learn all of the key advantages of tile that make it a top choice for selling in the current climate!
Materials and Trends
Healthy Buildings, Healthy Homes: Tips for Specifying Surfaces in a Post-COVID World
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. EDT
Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC,
Design, Wellness & Real Estate Consultant & Author
Irene Williams, Tile Industry Personality, MSG2MKT
0.1 NKBA CEU, 1.0 AIA LU/HSW
Rocked by the impact of COVID-19, interior designers are more focused than ever on specifying materials that support healthier environments and promote wellness for occupants. How are tile and stone suppliers rising to the challenge? What products and solutions is the industry developing to lead us into this new era of design and specification?
The discussion will go beyond highlighting well-known advantages to address current innovations that are taking stone and tile surfaces to the next level of performance. Get insights and tips from both the design and coverings industries’ perspectives to help your business stay healthier in the evolving marketplace.
Explore 2020 Exhibitors
Installation Demonstration Stage
New Product Showcase
Maximize your visibility to tile & stone industry professionals with The Coverings Connection e-newsletter and the Coverings Connected digital event. Both are targeted opportunities to build brand awareness, drive traffic to your website, and generate new sales leads. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more!