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NTCA names Martin Howard 2016 Tile Person of the Year

Screen Shot 2017-04-14 at 9.19.27 AMFlowood, Miss.—The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) presented Martin Howard of the David Allen Co. in Raleigh, N.C., with the 2016 Tile Person of the Year award. With more than 36 years of experience in the construction industry, Howard is a highly regarded expert and consultant in the technical aspects of tile and stone.

Howard, president of the NTCA and executive vice president of David Allen Co., was recognized at the NTCA Awards Program held April 6 at Coverings in Orlando, Fla. “Martin Howard has been actively involved in the NTCA for many years, and as a leader in the David Allen Co., he has supported and encouraged many of their employees to be involved in our association,” said Bart Bettiga, NTCA executive director. “He has been extremely generous with his time and his leadership on our board of directors and executive committee and has helped us to transition into a new role of industry leadership.”

Howard serves on the NTCA committees for Standards and Methods, Training, Education and Finance. He is a voting member of the ANSI A108 Subcommittee for Ceramic Tile Installation, represents the association on the Tile Council of North America Handbook Committee and has served as an NTCA board member for 10 years.

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Keynote panel discussion for tile industry leaders at Coverings 2012

Kinnelon, NJ – Tile industry leaders will gather on opening day of Coverings 2012 for a keynote presentation and panel discussion highlighting marketing successes. “The Web is Your Best Marketing Tool” takes place Tuesday, April 17 from 8:30am to 10am and features National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) executive director, Bart Bettiga, Wirtz Quality Installations, Inc. president, Amber Fox, Welch Tile and Marble Company president, Dan Welch, and David Allen Company vice president, Martin Howard. Christine B. Whittemore, chief simplifier of Simple Marketing Now, will moderate the session. Continue reading Keynote panel discussion for tile industry leaders at Coverings 2012