Coverings 2022 Announces The Rock Star Winners

Coverings has officially announced the winners of the Rock Star Awards. The premier international tile and stone exhibition and conference in North America has released the names of 13 inductees to celebrate this annual show. This year will mark the show’s seventh Rock Star Awards.

Jennifer Hoff, president of Taffy Event Strategies, LLC, the event management company for Coverings, said, “Now, in its seventh year, the popular Coverings Rock Stars program continues to reinforce Coverings’ mission to support the advancement and triumphs of the industry by distinguishing talented young leaders as well as fostering networking and educational opportunities.”

With the committee made up of long standing tile and stone industry leaders thoughtfully considered the evaluated nominations to finalize their selections. Represented by nine different industry categories, the following winners are segmented as follows:



Rogue Bergerson, Tile Artisan

Bergerson Tile

Astoria, OR





Ricardo Rosa, Superintendent

David Allen Company

Warrenton, VA






Jaclyn Isaac, Principal Interior Designer

Doni Douglas Designs

Shrewsbury, NJ






Chelston Ross, Territory Representative

D&B Tile Distributors

Sunrise, FL






Jaime Karsky, Owner/Master Artisan Installer

Meadowlark Tile

Dickinson, ND





Matt Welner, Trainer

National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA)

Jackson, MO 







Matteo Calisesi, Technical Business Development


New York, NY





Natiely Canedo, Florida Sales Manager


Fort Lauderdale, FL







Danielle Lancianese, Director of Tile & Stone

Shaw Industries

Dalton, GA






Allied Materials

Jordan Richards, Executive Director of Marketing and Design

ProKnee Corporation

Whitefiled, ME







Alexander Zambrano, Owner

Fabrizio & Sons Marble and Granite Restoration

New Port Richley, FL






Stone Fabricator

Sam Karns, Owner/Fabricator

Pioneer Surfaces

Gibsonia, PA






Trade Association

Martha Salazar, Director of Marketing, TCNA-Mexico

TCNA – Mexico

Nuevo Leon, Mexico




A venerable tradition that recognizes the trailblazers in the emerging tile and stone industry, the Rock Stars program was created to showcase the talented and resourceful professionals who excel at setting standards. The awards ceremony and a networking reception will be held in the Coverings Lounge to honor the recipients.

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