A skilled communicator & educator, Patti delivers an entertaining & informative presentation. Specializing in ceramic tile for twenty years, she shares her research, project experience & passion for the industry. Ms. Fasan has lectured in Europe, United States, Australia & Canada. Her consulting firm (p.a.t.t.i.) focuses on technical expertise while her stage presence & vibrant personality inspire audiences to maximize their creative potential.
Professional Memberships Associate – TTMAC, Terrazzo Tile & Marble Association of Canada Associate – TTMAC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Board Member – CTEF, Ceramic Tile Education Foundation, Clemson, USA
Professional Experience Senior Architectural Sales – Fontile Corporation Design Consultant – Oberti Interiors, Inc. Principal – Archetype Print Ltd, Vancouver, BC Sales Director – Fontile Corporation Owner – patti- Specializing in education & training seminars to the ceramic tile industry.
Selected Articles & Personal Appearances Award Magazine, The New Age of Tile, Women’s Edition, Grand Rapids, Tile Doctor, Tileman, Tile Magazine, Horizons, Design Y.C., NeoCon NY, AIA, KBIS, WFCA, CTDA, NTCA, NKBA, NAFCD, CSC, TCAA, IMI, Surfaces, Coverings, FF Tile & Stone Conference, Australia
Research Papers “A Vital Key to Industry growth is Education”, Qualicer 2006, “Marketing to the North American Design Professional”, Qualicer 2006, “The Challenges to the growth of the United States Ceramic Tile Market”, Panelist, Qualicer 2006, “Strategies to improve Market Share over Competitive Materials”, Qualicer 2008, “Environmental Opportunities to Market Ceramic Tile”, Qualicer 2008, “Responding to the Challenges in the U.S. Tile Market and Beyond”, Panelist, Qualicer 2008