ABOUT OLD WORLD STONE IMPORTS FLOORING AND DESIGN

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Established in 1998, Old World Stone Imports also known as O.W.S.I. Flooring and Design have been owned and operated by the Berry and Hill families’ spanning multiple generations. Originally one of Utah’s top and leading Travertine Stone Distributors during its boom in the 1990’s, OWSI is dedicated to ever expanding and growing remaining a leading distributor of current cutting edge styles and designs.

 

Whole Home Designs and Materials

At Old World Stone Imports Flooring and Design, we do more than just flooring and walls. We offer full design consultations, materials, installations, and supplies for your entire home.

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  • Design Consultations
  • Materials Calculations
  • Home Installations
  • Natural Stone
  • Porcelain & Ceramic Tile
  • Engineered Wood and Hardwood
  • Laminate
  • Luxury Vinyl Plank (LVP)
  • Carpet
  • Countertops
  • Fireplace Surrounds
  • Sinks
  • Designer Lighting
  • Cabinet Hardware
  • Free Design Consultations
  • And often the occasional Marriage Consulting!

Flooring and Design Consultations

Whether you’re working on a Remodel or a New Construction Project, all of our In-Store Interior Designers are ready to help you design the perfect style and look for your home. We help with anything from backsplashes to entire home compositions. The Designers pull inspiration from your personality and style preferences and match it with our wide selection of materials and layouts found in the design center.

House builders and designers throughout Utah
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Installers On-Call

At Old World Stone Imports we have a long standing and loyal group of highly experienced sub-contractors who are able to install your tile, carpet, hardwood, laminate, LVP, counters and sinks. We only work with the best and can help minimize the kinds of headaches that tend to come with subcontractor work.

House Builders and Designers LOVE US!

We have worked with hundreds of House builders and designers throughout Utah and across the country who repeatedly refer their homeowners to our design center. Along with being one of Utah’s largest full-service flooring and complete design centers, they love the fact that we streamline the design and selection process, set up materials calculations, and work out scheduling issues that come up. Thus, allowing them to deal with just 1 company rather than juggling multiple subcontractors and companies.

House builders and designers throughout Utah
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Available Materials

With our constant stock of over $1,000,000.00 worth of Inventory spanning across all product types, many of our materials are available in stock and are ready for pick up at our store in Orem, Utah. Special Order Items are often able to come in within 3-14 days allowing for literally tens of thousands of different products to choose from.

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CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER – Skyler Berry

Skyler Berry, a second generation OWSI Member, owns, manages and operates the company and is the Lead Designer and designs around 10-20 homes each month. He has had his hands full of travertine and marble since he was young. His clients find his personality, level of skill, and knowledge of materials and design unrivaled. We are also proud to announce his Coverings First Place nationally ranked award in 2020 for Residential Tile Design.

Skyler’s wife Jessica, a local Equity realtor, helps him wrangle their four young children and pets. They enjoy spending time as a family and traveling to Cancun, Mexico and Disneyland.

In his spare time, Skyler also runs another successful company, building high end homes throughout Utah Valley and Park City. He has found his calling in this industry and looks forward to helping you on your project soon!

JOINT CEO – Steve & Genia Berry

Steve and Genia Berry started Old World Stone Imports selling travertine from a small storage unit during the travertine boom of the 1990’s and 2000’s. Steve saw a need and filled it. Genia helped with inventory and business management while Steve and his business partner, Dave Hill, expanded the operation to include what is now a 4000 square feet Designer Center supplying products to thousands of homes throughout the United States.

Genia and Steve enjoy spending time on the weekend garage selling, horse races, hosting camp outs, barbeques, and fishing trips for their grand kids. The Berry family is very close with one another and considers their staff family as well.

JOINT CEO – Dave Hill

Dave Hill and Steve Berry have known each other for over 40 years. Dave has been dedicated to the success of this business since its inception in 1998. Dave handles the field measuring and business growth and loves to regale the staff with stories of his amazing wife Tauna, homesteading in Alaska, crime watching in Southern Utah, or building his hot rod car from scratch, piece by piece. But he is probably best known for his silky chocolate cream pie and top-secret baked beans, among other of his chef’s favorites.

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT – Yeca de Guia

An Interior Designer by profession, Yeca’s mind always revolves around solving and giving solutions to different design problems. She primarily helps Skyler with the day-to-day operations, from project and design management, design selections, documentation, and marketing, to technical troubleshooting. Dexterity is one of her strengths, making her a natural at do-it-yourself projects, arts, and crafts. Unapologetically quirky and creative, Yeca is constantly pushing the boundaries of her resourcefulness and enjoys making things work. She currently has eight cats, and habitually trying to befriend all the cats she encounters.

SALES DESIGNER – Francie Graham

Francie was born and raised in California. She studied Interior & Floral Design, Art and Business Management. Francie began her design path at an early age when she worked for floral shops and an Interior Design Firm. She has been a professional designer for over 30 years specializing in designing spaces, scaping weddings and large corporate events.  As a Country Club Floral Director and Owner of a successful shop for years she worked with a variety of clientele bringing their visions and ideas to life through design. She enjoys getting to know each client, their personality, needs and dreams, then translating that into beautiful spaces whether a personal home or large venue.

SALES DESIGNER – Crystal Castillo-Hansen

Crystal, a California native, is an Artist and Interior Designer who has lived all over the country. Inspired by the places she has lived, She loves to create thoughtful spaces for her customers with a custom one of a kind feel. Whether you have questions about a specific product or the overall aesthetic of your project, Crystal is happy to help.

SALES DESIGNER – Susan Madison

While working in a variety of fields, Susan has always had an eye for style. She is committed to helping clients infuse their personal style into their homes. Throughout her career, she has honed the skills necessary to customize each space to make it an extension of who you are. Susan has worked in commercial and residential spaces and has worked from the construction stage to finishing details to ensure the project is move in ready. She prides herself on being a collaborative designer and being able to adapt to a variety of styles. 

BOOKEEPER – Eileen Fackrell

Eileen has always had a good mind for budget and finance. She had taken various accounting classes when she was younger but took a different career path. Her “big break” came in 2004 when her brother-in-law, knowing her money smarts, approached her to be his bookkeeper for his wholesale granite company. Having accepted his offer she took off on this fun and changeling path of bookkeeping. Eileen loves natural stone. It’s about bringing Gods creations indoors. Because of this love it’s been a perfect partnership with Old World Stone Imports since 2018.

PURCHASING OFFICER – Roy Gacuan

Roy is a Civil Engineer who is committed and passionate in his job. He is ambitious and driven which helps him thrive on challenges and constantly sets a goal for him to achieve professionally. He does the estimating and ordering of the materials needed in the project, collaborating with our suppliers on a daily basis.

PROJECT ESTIMATOR  – Jane Rivera

Jane’s role includes reading and analyzing construction plans to do quantity takeoff, prepare bill of materials and other project documentations in order to establish a project estimate. She loves to manipulate numbers and she is passionate in her work as an Estimator.

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST – Kate Salazar

Kate keeps our social media pages rolling – she creates and publishes all content, ensuring that it is aligned with our brand voice and image, and interacts with the people commenting on our posts. She gives our online followers and prospective clients insights on our services and products. Outside work, she spends time caring for her 2 dogs while watching Korean dramas.

WAREHOUSE OFFICER – Lance Snyder

Lance has over 30 years of experience as a delivery driver and warehouse experience and is very detailed and customer oriented. He always wants to make sure the customer is taken care of and has always been willing to go out of his way to help customers the best he can. Lance enjoys watching and playing sports and spending time with his family.

OFFICE ADMIN  – Sherrie Brizuela

As an all-around admin support, Sherrie makes sure that our back end office operations are working. She helps us with updating website data, keeping in touch with our suppliers for updates and monitors our leads. She also loves decorating her home depending on the season’s theme. Sherrie bonds with her beloved family by watching movies and traveling together with them.

OFFICE ADMIN – Nilo Wong Jr.

Nilo is a graphic artist with a vast experience in assisting different e-commerce platforms who processes data and images for our website. He mainly adds and updates thousands of products for our company and cleans product images for better presentation. He is an anime enthusiast, gamer, traveler, hiker and a roller skater in his free time. A pet lover with 2 cats and a dog.

AWARDS & ASSOCIATIONS

Learn more about our awards & associations below

Utah Valley parade of homes

Utah Valley Parade of Homes

The Utah Valley Parade of Homes™ is an annual showcase of new, high-end and designer homes located throughout Utah valley. This self-guided tour features Utah County’s finest builders, developers and remodelers while showcasing innovative ideas and the newest trends in home decorating.

Mohawk color center

Mohawk Colorcenter Certified Dealer

Colorcenter Stores break down into two groups. Colorcenter Elite Stores offer premier and comprehensive selections of Mohawk flooring options in carpet, hardwood, laminate, ceramic tile, resilient and area rugs. Colorcenter Select Stores provide a wide range of Mohawk’s flooring products with the most popular and best available.

CID awards

2021 CID Coverings
Installation & Design Awards

Residential Tile Design Award
Bradshaw European Country Project – Alpine, UT
The CID Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the design and installation of tile and stone in both residential and commercial projects. Awarded based on tile and stone execution, original usage, and overall design and purpose. 
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