• MAPEI wins multiple honors at Starnet Design Awards

    MAPEI was recently honored at the 21st annual Starnet Design Awards in Scottsdale, AZ. Intended to celebrate the partnerships between Starnet Worldwide Commercial Flooring members, vendor partners and the architecture and design community, the awards showcase a wide array of floor-covering projects.
    As a “Starnet Preferred Vendor,” MAPEI was awarded the Gold Medal for its role in the following winning projects:

    • In the Hospitality category for the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, FL

    • In the Mixed-Use category for the Bailey Power Plant in Winston-Salem, NC

    • In the Education category for the EBR Career & Technical Education Center in Baton Rouge, LA

    • In the Healthcare category for the Phoenix Children’s Hospital emergency-department expansion in Phoenix, AZ

    • In the People’s Choice category for the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, VA

    The panel of judges included Andrea Mayhew Hanson (AIA, WELL AP), the Senior Principal-in-Charge of Interior Architecture for Dekker/Perich/Sabatini; David Mackler (AIA), President of Mackler Echt + Associates, Inc.; and James O’Neill, Founding Principal of Inventure Design.
    “These winning projects underline the value that our partnerships provide,” said Carol Hould, MAPEI’s National Sales Director. “We are proud of our collaborative work and honored to be recognized for it.”
    About MAPEI
    Established in 1937, MAPEI Group is globally headquartered in Italy with 87 subsidiaries, including 81 plants in 35 countries. MAPEI is the world-leading manufacturer of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for installing all types of flooring and wall coverings. The company specializes in developing chemical products for every aspect of construction, from waterproofing and structural strengthening to concrete repairs and tunnel building.
    Headquartered in Deerfield Beach (Florida), MAPEI North America consists of the subsidiaries MAPEI Corporation (for the USA), MAPEI Inc. (for Canada) and MAPEI Caribe (for Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands), whose 18 facilities collectively have a workforce of more than 1,700 employees. MAPEI facilities have been certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards. An environmentally conscious manufacturer that reinvests 5% of its revenue into R&D, MAPEI offers training for architects, contractors, installers and distributors through the MAPEI Technical Institute. For more about MAPEI, visit www.mapei.com or call 1-800-42-MAPEI (1-800-426-2734).