Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers - 2019 Apprentice Contest Huge Success

Our 2019 Apprentice Contest was a huge success! We could not have pulled it off without your support! Because of your generosity we were able to award 1st-3rd place prizes for each year of apprenticeship

1st Place -All three received over $700 in gift cards, as well as several wearables etc. worth over another $200 each.

2nd Place -All three received over $250 in gift cards as well as several tools and wearables worth over $200 each

3rd Place-All three received over $75 in gift cards as well as tools and wearables worth over $100 


We are blessed as a program to have such a great supporting network of suppliers and contractors. We all have the same goal, to grow our trade through producing the best educated and skilled workers possible. If there is ANYTHING we can do to support you please do not hesitate to reach out to me personally. I have attached a few photos of our contest and the winners. Thanks again for all your support and have a great weekend!

From Left to Right – David Malone - Greater MN Coordinator,

1st Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick Matt Hopkins Jr., 2nd Year Brick John Risch, 1st Year Brick Thomas Stroup,

2nd Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick James Thell, 2nd Year Brick Brohdy Avery, 1st Year Brick Ryan Flores,

3rd Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick Aaron Eiynck, 2nd Year Brick Jacob Freitag, 1st Year Brick Caleb Jones, John Slama – Metro Masonry Coordinator


From Left to Right – Todd Quale 3rd Place Tile Finisher – Alen Jusufovic 2nd Place Tile Finisher – Corey Burns Judge – Michael Chirollo Judge – Greg Haggen Judge – Jayson Moore Tile/Terrazzo Coordinator – Eric Anderson 5th Place (backrow) Tile Finisher – Nick Barrato 4th Place Tile Finisher – Tom Brady Contest Helper – Micah Aronson 1st Place Tile Finisher


Thank you to our Sponsors –

ESCH – Hollenback and Nelson – Custom Building Products – Northland Concrete & Masonry Company, LLC – Twin City Tile & Marble Co. – Carpet Cushions & Supplies – Safe-Fast – CD Tile & Stone – Magid Glove and Safety – Gunlach – Rubi – County Block – Advanced Specialties – ARDEX – Laticrete – ACME Tools – Weise Masonry, Inc. – Benfer Equipment & Supply Inc. – Schluter Systems – Noble Company – Grazzini – MAPEI – JE Dunn – AMCON – BON Tools – Axel Ohman – Metabo – MCMCA