We are a team of professionals with the goal to achieve or exceed our customer's expectation. We believe that a company is nothing more than a group of people working to make a positive impact in people's lives. To achieve our goal, we apply our core values in our every day activities.
Eric has been working in the solid surface business for over 15 years, with experience in both commercial and residential projects. He started his career as a mechanical engineer, he then finished his master and doctorate in Petroleum engineering, where he had the opportunity to learn more about rocks and geology. Growing up in the city that processes most of the natural stone slabs used in the US market, Eric has always been fascinated by the hundreds of colors his native state in Brazil carries. Eric is married with a Naples native and has two sons. In his free time, Eric enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends.
Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and He will establish your plans. Proverbs 16:3
Having worked at Halliburton for almost two decades as a Petroleum engineer, Claudio had the opportunity to attend several company trainings and continuing education, learning useful tools to manage a business. He has a great experience in project management and company processes & systems. Claudio is married and has a son and a daughter. His dream is to grow a professional company in the US and be around his close friends. Claudio loves biking and outdoor activities!
Peter hails from Newtown Connecticut where his grandfather Hans was Chief Modelmaker for Ethan Allen. The same spirit of design still drives Peter today with our innovative outdoor kitchen concepts. After graduating Southeastern University in Lakeland, with a BA in Communications he has worked in both the Agriculture and Solid Surface industries in project management. Peter is married and has three kids. He loves fishing in the keys, sous vide cooking, Columbia shirts, inside jokes and Oktoberfest ( who doesn't).
Jon is a native to Florida and has worked in agriculture most of his professional career. For over fifteen years in the industry, he has gained experience in system implementation, project management, training, and sales. Having an entrepreneurial spirit, Jon has joined the talented team at Smoky Stone. Jon is married with five boys and enjoys being outdoors, and spending time with his family.
Meyleen came from San Juan, PR to beautiful SWFL in 2015. She has a BA in Communications and have worked for more than 10 years in the operational and administrative area. Meyleen is married and claims to be a cool and adventurous mother of a little boy who was born in the middle of the pandemic in 2020, who is her biggest motivator and her daily exercise with his infinite energy. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, going to the beach, exercising, traveling, meeting new people and going out to eat.
Karissa was born and raised in Naples, FL. She graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with her BA in Communication but has been an entrepreneur since graduating in 2020. She has gained her experience working in sales from her former luxury picnic business. Karissa enjoys sunsets, loves to travel, and is always wanting to make others smile. She is an advocate for scary movies and pizza.