BETHANY, Conn. – Ron Nash will become LATICRETE North America president on July 1. Currently the North American sales and marketing senior vice president, Nash succeeds Ed Metcalf, who will remain with the company through 2021. Nash has been with LATICRETE since 2004.
OBERLIN, Ohio – The Natural Stone Institute awards the Natural Stone Scholarship to Jim Buth, production manager for Lakeside Surfaces in Muskegon, Mich., and the Women in Stone Empowerment Scholarship to Nichole Renko, an estimator for Colorado Custom Stone in Denver.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) acted in early March to suspend the Airbus-related tariffs initiated against the European Union and the United Kingdom. The suspension will allow time to negotiate a settlement. The U.S. had imposed a 25% tariff on more than 150 EU products.
ORANGE, Calif. – M S International (MSI) has partnered with My Private Professor LLC to provide free virtual tutoring sessions to the school-aged children of its U.S. employees. The aim is to ease families’ stress and help students keep up with their academics during the pandemic.