SOURCE: GerrityStone

October 07, 2010 12:05 ET

GerrityStone Announces "Rock Your Kitchen" Contest Winners

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - October 7, 2010) -  GerrityStone, winner of the Best of Boston Home Magazine's "2010 Best Kitchen & Bath Countertops," together with WXRV 92.5 FM -- The River -- concluded their summer-long "Rock Your Kitchen" before and after kitchen contest at a special celebration to announce the winners on Saturday, October 2nd at the GerrityStone showroom in Woburn.

The contest received an overwhelming response with entries from all across Massachusetts. The panel of prestigious judges met and chose two winners -- Mario L. Forgione of Nahant, MA who won for the countertop replacement category and CW Design (Cassia Wyner) of Brookline for a total kitchen renovation for the Patterson Family of Boston, MA. Each won up to $5,000 back on the purchase price of their GerrityStone countertops.

The distinguished panel of judges are members of the design and entertainment industry and include:

  • James Gerrity, third-generation owner of the Gerrity Company
  • Regina Cole, a nationally recognized writer for several national and regional publications
  • Keith Lemerise, publisher of Coastal Home and Taste of the Seacoast
  • Dawn Willis, owner of Great Spaces, Inc., a residential and commercial design/build firm
  • Rita Cary, morning-drive time D.J. for WXRV, 92.5FM


"We are thrilled at the number and quality of the entries," states Jack Parquette, President of GerrityStone. "The judges indicated how difficult it was to pick just one kitchen in each category as each submission showcased such a transformation. What is most rewarding, though, is how each contestant emphasizes it is not just the stone that transforms their kitchen, but the GerrityStone experience. Needless to say, we are very excited this contest highlights our extraordinary products and most importantly, the exceptional customer service we provide to each and every customer."

GerrityStone specializes in custom stone fabrication and installation for kitchens, bathrooms, fireplaces, and outdoor living spaces. Achieving the industry's highest customer satisfaction ratings and offering the widest selection of directly sourced materials are the cornerstones of the company's philosophy. GerrityStone is an industry leader in green practices continually reducing its own ecological footprint and promoting green initiatives in the Boston area through its "Green Team," an employee volunteer program. The company's recent investment in state-of-the-art technology allows for pinpoint accuracy and choices in templating and design.

GerrityStone is located just 10 miles north of Boston in Woburn, Massachusetts and serves kitchen dealers, remodelers, architects, designers, builders and homeowners throughout New England. The GerrityStone Design Center is open Monday through Saturday with extended hours Tuesday through Friday. For more information on GerrityStone visit the company website at or call (781) 938-1820. Press inquiries, please contact Joanne DiFrancesco, JDCommunications, Inc., (781) 828-0323 or visit the company website at

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Contact Information

    Joanne DiFrancesco
    JDCommunications, Inc.
    (781) 828-0323