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One Last Look at World of Concrete 2014

One Last Look at World of Concrete 2014We took a lot of photos at the World of Concrete 2014 convention last week, and we didn’t want them to go to waste. So we went through them and picked out some of the best, including a couple that haven’t been seen on this blog before! Scroll down as we take one last look at World of Concrete 2014.

You can also see the rest of our photos from our booth setup and from Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3 at World of Concrete 2014, as well as photos of our raffle winners at the convention.

Phil Leggard and Glen Hellebrand Calling the Office while Setting Up Desert Diamond Industries' Booth at World of Concrete 2014

We had only one day – Jan. 20 – to set up our booth at World of Concrete 2014. Phil Leggard and salesman Glen Hellebrand had their work cut out for them.

Desert Diamond Industries from Dscaff Engineering Scaffolding at World of Concrete 2014

An aerial view of our booth, taken on Jan. 21 from a scaffold erected by Dscaff Engineering.

Nicholas Mione of Desert Diamond Industries Getting His Photo Taken by Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Las Vegas Review-Journal photographer took photos of Desert Diamond Industries’ owner Nicholas Mione with our Ductile Iron Safety Blade for their World of Concrete 2014 story on Jan. 21.

Nicholas Mione of Desert Diamond Industries Showing Off Saws at World of Concrete 2014Then it was back to selling for Nick. Here he is talking up our Husqvarna saws on Jan. 21.

Gionni Mione during Break at World of Concrete 2014

Company president Gionni Mione during a break in the action on Jan. 21.

Staff Meeting at World of Concete 2014

General Manager Troy Fullerton, second from left, rallying the troops on Jan. 21. From left to right: booth attendant Elisabeth Lund, salesman Mike Harris, and salesman Benny Mione.

Benny Mione at World of Concrete 2104

Benny selling a customer on our Husqvarna saws on Jan. 22.

Crowded Booth at World of Concrete 2104Foot traffic was light at World of Concrete 2014, but we still managed to pack ’em in a couple of times, like during this mob scene on Jan. 22.
Mike Harris Shaking a Customer's Hand at World of Concrete 2014

Mike shaking hands with a customer on Jan. 23.

Gionni Mione Playing Air Saw at World of Concrete 2014Gionni showing a customer how to use one of our Husqvarna saws on Jan. 23. Either that, or he’s playing air saw again.

Customers Measuring Husqvarna K970 Ring Saw at World of Concrete 2014

Apparently, two World of Concrete 2014 goers didn’t believe us when we said that the Husqvarna K970 ring saw had a 14-inch blade. This photo was taken on Jan. 23.
Gionni Mione and Benny Mione Selling Concrete Combo Blades at World of Concrete 2014Gionni showing two convention goers our concrete blades on Jan. 23.

Congratulations to Our Raffle Winners from World of Concrete 2014!

Congratulations to Our Raffle Winners from World of Concrete 2014!Congratulations to everyone who won our daily raffles at World of Concrete 2014 last week! They were kind enough to let us photograph them with our booth attendants, so let’s take a look at them!

Laurie and Stacey Hague from Fre Mart Homes, LTD, Brooks, AB, Canada at World of Concrete 2014

Laurie and Stacey Hague of Fre-Mart Homes LTD in Brooks, AB, Canada won our Jan. 21 drawing. Their prize was a 14-inch Champion Concrete Asphalt Combo Blade. Here they are with our booth attendants Elisabeth Lund and Marie Lazo.

Elden Peterson from PBC Companies, Brea, CA

Robert Peterson of PBC Companies in Brea, CA won our Jan. 22 drawing. His prize was also a 14-inch Champion Combo Blade. Here’s his brother Elden accepting his prize with Marie.

Jerry Lane of Laneco, Inc. in Portland, OR won our Jan. 23 drawing. Unfortunately, no photo is available of him.

Photos from Our Third Day at World of Concrete 2014

Photos from Our Third Day at World of Concrete 2014We’ve got photos from Day 3 of World of Concrete 2014! Whether you can or can’t make it to the convention, check them out! You may find someone in them that you know.

And if you can make it to World of Concrete, visit us Friday in Booth N2159 (in the North Hall by the Smokehouse Bar-B-Que concession) for the final day of the convention!

Gionni Mione Playing Air Saw at World of Concrete 2014

Desert Diamond Industries president Gionni Mione showing a customer how to cut with one of our Husqvarna saws at World of Concrete. Either that, or he’s playing air saw.

Nicholas Mione Selling Concrete Combo Blades at World of Concrete 2014

Company owner Nicholas Mione telling World of Concrete goers about the benefits of our concrete combo blades.

Mike Harris Selling Ductile Iron Safety Blades at World of Concrete 2014

Salesman Mike Harris with one of our smaller Ductile Iron Safety Blades.

Customers Measuring Husqvarna K970 Ring Saw at World of Concrete 2014

Looks like these customers didn’t believe the blade size we gave them for this Husqvarna K970 ring saw.

Gionni Mione and Benny Mione Selling Concrete Combo Blades at World of Concrete 2014

Gionni and Benny Mione huddling up with two World of Concrete goers over our concrete combo blades.

Booth Attendant Marie Lazo at World of Concrete 2014

Our booth attendant Marie Lazo getting the names of two convention goers for our daily raffle. Winners will be posted next week!

Troy Fullerton and Benny Mione Selling Husqvarna K970 Ring Saw at World of Concrete 2014

General Manager Troy Fullerton talking to a World of Concrete convention goer about the Husqvarna K970 ring saw with Benny.

Mike Harris Shaking a Customer's Hand at World of Concrete 2014

Mike shaking hands with a customer. Hope it was a sale.

Gionni Mione at World of Concrete 2014

Gionni talking to World of Concrete convention goers.

Remember, we’ll be in Booth N2159 at World of Concrete 2014, near the Smokehouse Bar-B-Que concession in the North Hall, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow. See you then!

Photos from Our Second Day at World of Concrete 2014

Photos from Our Second Day at World of Concrete 2014We’ve got more photos from World of Concrete 2014! If you can’t make it to the convention, check them out! And if you can, then visit us in Booth N2159 in the North Hall, near the Smokehouse Bar-B-Que concession stand, for all your concrete diamond tool needs.

Crowded Booth at World of Concrete 2104

It was another light day at World of Concrete 2014. Things picked up unexpectedly around 1 p.m., though, and within minutes we were flooded with customers.

Nicholas Mione of Desert Diamond Industries at World of Concrete 2014

Desert Diamond Industries owner Nicholas Mione talking to customers in front of a video of our Ductile Iron Safety Blade at World of Concrete 2014.

Gionni Mione at World of Concrete 2104

Desert Diamond Industries president Gionni Mione talking to a customer at World of Concrete 2014 (and looking very dashing doing it).

Glen Hellebrand at World of Concrete 2104

Salesman Glen Hellebrand talking up the benefits of our concrete combo blades. (By the way, that’s him on the video screen cutting ductile iron pipe with the Ductile Iron Ring Saw Safety Blade)

Mike Harris at World of Concrete 2104

Salesman Mike Harris selling a prospect on our Husqvarna saws.

Benny Mione at World of Concrete 2104

Benny Mione also took a turn touting our Husqvarna saws.

Booth Attendant Marie Lavo at World of Concrete 2104

We were joined today by booth attendant Marie Lazo, who hit the ground running and helped attract customers into our booth.

Booth Attendant Elisabeth Lund at World of Concrete 2104

Marie joined Elisabeth Lund, who’s been with us since Day 1 of World of Concrete 2014.

Booth Attendant Elisabeth Lund with Tall Customer at World of Concrete 2104

We’ll leave you with this image: Elisabeth with one of the tallest people we’ve ever seen in our two years at World of Concrete 2014. He told us that lots of people want to take this exact photo with him.

Remember, we’ll be in Booth N2159 at World of Concrete 2014, near the Smokehouse Bar-B-Que concession in the North Hall, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow. See you then!

We’ve Made the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Coverage of World of Concrete 2014!

We're Setting Up at World of Concrete 2014!Desert Diamond Industries’ owner Nicholas Mione appeared in the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s coverage of World of Concrete 2014 yesterday! See their photo of him on the paper’s website, then visit us in Booth N2159, near the Smokehouse Bar-B-Que concession, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. today!