The Coverings Rock Stars – an Emerging Leaders Program – honors the best and brightest young talent in the tile and 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 top-notch talent and fostering networking and educational opportunities.

  • Rock Stars will receive:
  • Industry accolades
  • $200 gift card to spend at Coverings 2023
  • Recognition at Rock Star Awards during the show
  • Unique professional development opportunities

Rock Stars are nominated by industry leaders and eligible nominees must be 35 or below and employed within one of the following professions to qualify: architect, designer, distributor, retailer, contractor/installer, fabricator, specifier, trade association, or manufacturer. 

Nomination Deadline: Friday, December 16, 2022

Meet Our 2022 Coverings Rock Stars!

Rogue Bergerson

Rogue Bergerson

Tile Artisan
Bergerson Tile
Astoria, OR

Matteo Caliesi

Matteo Calisesi

Technical Business Development
Florim
New York, NY

Nataily Canado

Natiely Canado

Florida Sales Manager
StoneHardscapes
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Jaclyn Isaac

Jaclyn Isaac

Principal Interior Designer
Doni Douglas Designs
Shrewsbury, NJ

Sam Karns

Sam Karns

Owner/Fabricator
Pioneer Surfaces
Gibsonia, PA

Jaime Karsky

Jaime Karsky

Owner/Master Artisan Installer
Meadowlark Tile
Dickinson, ND

Danielle Lancianese

Danielle Lancianese

Director of Tile & Stone
Shaw Industries
Dalton, GA

Jordan Richards

Jordan Richards

Executive Director of Marketing and Design
ProKnee Corporation
Whitefield, ME

Ricardo Rosa

Ricardo Rosa

Superintendent
David Allen Company
Warrenton, VA

Chelston Ross

Chelston Ross

Territory Rep
D&B Tile Distributors
Sunrise, FL

Martha Salazar

Martha Salazar

Director of Marketing
TCNA – Mexico
Nuevo Leon, Mexico

Matt Welner

Matt Welner

Trainer
National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA)
Jackson, MS

Alexander Zambrano

Alexander Zambrano

Owner
Fabrizio & Sons Marble and Granite Restoration
New Port Richey, FL