NTCA executive director Bart Bettiga was master of ceremonies at the event. NTCA chairman John Cox and second vice president James Woelfel announced the residential and commercial winners, respectively.
Judges Skip Peters of Craft-Croswell, and NTCA’s Joe Tarver and Gerald Sloan selected nine winners: residential and commercial grand prize, mosaic/glass, stone and tile winners as well as one special recognition community award. Grand prize winners each received a $1,500 cash prize and a trophy. All other category winners received a $500 cash prize and a trophy.
The full roster of winners is as follows:
Residential Grand Prize
Hohn & Hohn, Inc. St. Paul, Minn.
Breakfast Room, St. Paul, Minn.
Jung Tile & Granite, Victoria, Texas
Prokop Custom Homes- Pilgreen 2010 Parade Master Bath, Victoria, Texas
Collins Tile and Stone, LLC., Aldie, Va.
Guest Bath Renovation, Arlington, Va.
R.J. Precision Marble and Tile, Stamford, Conn.
Fulbright Bathroom Remodel, Westport, Conn.
Commercial Grand Prize
David Allen Company, Raleigh, N.C.
North Carolina Research Core Lab, Kannapolis, N.C.
McCammack Tile, Inc., Indianapolis, Ind.
Community Hospital South, Indianapolis, Ind.
Tiede-Zoller, Long Beach, Miss.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, N.J.
Gary Drostle, London, U.K.
River of Life, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Special Recognition Community Award
Welch Tile & Marble, Kent City, Mich.
Greenville M-57 Bike Path, Greenville, Mich.
This year, 14 sponsors gave their support to the 8th Annual TileLetter Installation Awards. They include: Custom Building Products, Daltile, LATICRETE, MAPEI, Marino Tile and Marble, Merkrete, Miracle Sealants Company, Noble Company, SGM, Schluter Systems, H.B. Fuller Construction Products, Tile Council of North America, Tile of Spain and USG.
NTCA will begin accepting entries for The 9th Annual TileLetter Installation Awards competition in fall 2011, so tile and stone contractors and installers can check the website beginning in November for entry materials and instructions.
The TileLetter Installation Awards recognize excellence in tile and stone installations by tile and stone contractors. For more information, visit www.tile-assn.com/Tileletter and click on the “TileLetter Awards” link.