Amerimix
BMJ Stone
Echelon Masonry
EZG Manufacturing
Federated Insurance
Fraco USA, Inc.
Hohmann and Barnard, Inc.
Hydro Mobile, Inc.
iQ Power Tools
Kennison Forest Products, Inc.
Mortar Net Solutions
Non-Stop Scaffolding
Pullman Ermator
SPEC MIX LLC
Stabila
Tradesmen's Software, Inc.

Karen Hickey

Karen Hickey is the Editor of Masonry magazine.

15 articles by Karen Hickey:

convention

Get Ready for World of Concrete and the 2017 MCAA Annual Convention

Get Ready for World of Concrete and the 2017 MCAA Annual Convention

With four days of business-boosting benefits and opportunities to connect with the industry’s top pros, you’ll see why World of Concrete is the masonry industry’s flagship event. Full story

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It’s Been Real

It’s Been Real

t’s been a real pleasure and privilege to be a part of this great industry. To all of you who make this industry tick, I say thank you. Full story

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Committees: Strong Commitment to the MCAA

Committees: Strong Commitment to the MCAA

Did you know that there are ten committees working toward the long-range goals of the MCAA? Full story

masonry

Fall Product Review

Fall Product Review

Masonry Magazine has put together information on the latest in saws, saw blades, hammer drills and grinders — so you can know what tool to choose for the job. Full story

industry news

Attracting the Younger Generation

Attracting the Younger Generation

Part of attracting workers is getting young people interested in the trades, learning from the “veterans” and becoming the next veterans themselves. Full story

news and events

Excellence in Masonry

Excellence in Masonry

There’s always something big happening in the masonry industry. Full story

news and events

2016 NCMCA Convention Review

2016 NCMCA Convention Review

NCMCA’s 2016 Annual Convention and Business Meeting took place at the Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Va., from April 28 to May 1. Full story

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My MCAA Legislative Conference Experience

My MCAA Legislative Conference Experience

I had not been to D.C. in about 20 years, and it was my first Legislative Conference, so I was a bit nervous. I really didn’t know what to expect. Full story

careers

Opportunity Ahead

Opportunity Ahead

It seems that every trade is struggling to find qualified workers, and the burden of training new workers is often falling on companies that are already busy. Full story

safety

Safety by Design

Safety by Design

Masonry Magazine spoke with six manufacturers about what sets their products apart when it comes to safety, ergonomics, and meeting industry regulations. Full story

technical

Safety in Building Codes

Safety in Building Codes

Back in April, two earthquakes of at least 7.0 magnitude occurred — one on April 15 in Japan and the other on April 16 in Ecuador. Full story

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May is Building Safety Month

May is Building Safety Month

This month is Building Safety Month, organized by the International Code Council (ICC). Is safety the top priority at your business? Full story

masonry

Green building and sustainability

Green building and sustainability

According to a recent study by Dodge Data & Analytics, global green building is expected to double by 2018. Full story

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The 2016 MCAA Convention Annual Convention wrap-up

The 2016 MCAA Convention Annual Convention wrap-up

The 2016 World of Concrete took place in Las Vegas, Nev., Feb. 1–5, 2016. This event draws approximately 1,450 exhibitors and covers more than 675,000 square feet of space. Full story

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A time of change

A time of change

I'm pleased to introduce myself as the new editor of Masonry magazine. This is an exciting time for me — a new beginning with a lot of changes. Full story



 

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Bobby Gladu
Artisan Masonry, Inc.
MCAA member since 2017

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