The SURFACES and StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas Education Program awarded more than 300 Masters Certificates to attendees who completed more than eight hours of course work during the 2012 shows.

“We were extremely pleased by the number of participants in this year’s program who completed the eight hours required to receive the Masters Certification,” commented Jennifer Hughes, Conference Manager, SURFACES and StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas. “This reconfirmed for us that our attendees are committed to receiving superior quality education and value what our program brings to their level of knowledge in the industry.”

Attendees could receive a Masters Certificate in any of the offered tracks: Business, Marketing, Sales, Stone Fabrication/Installation, Flooring Installation, Building Design and Trends, Sustainability, and Care/Maintenance/Restoration.

SURFACES and StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas 2013 will be held January 29-31 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Exhibits will be open Tuesday–Thursday and the Education Program opens Monday, January 28, 2013 and goes through Thursday. For more information on SURFACES visit www.Surfaces.com and www.Stonexpo.com.