Oregon Stone Summit: Know Your Business

Date: June 15, 2023
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Location: 10750 SW Denney Rd
Beaverton, OR 97008
Speaker: Duane Naquin (Stone Interiors)
Hosted by:
Arizona Tile

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Join the Stone Industry Education Series for a day of education and networking. Learn how to diversify your business, build efficiency in your company, and train to industry standards. Don’t miss your opportunity—this one-day workshop will only be available in your area once this year.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review what metrics to follow as you develop your business plan.
  • Learn about training resources to help build your stone company.
  • Discuss how to maximize your shop efficiency while creating the best product for your customers.
  • Create a plan to position your company in the marketplace for maximum sales.


8:30 am Registration
9:00 am Welcome and Attendee Introductions
9:15 am Know Your Business
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Know Your Business (Continued)
12:00pm Host Presentation
12:10 pm Facility Tour
1:30 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 Closing and Reception



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