2018 MBNA Design Awards

This years' MBNA Design Contest was quite a success! After receiving more entries than ever before, the convention attendees were almost drooling over the quality of work that was submitted. The following winners were announced at the 2018 MBUniversity conference that was held in Irving, Texas just last weekend. You will soon find the entries on the website and social media sites! 



Best Cremation Memorial: Brown Memorials

Best Hand Carved: Watson Signs & Monuments

Best Hand Etched Memorial: Brown Memorials

Best Large Monument: Anderson Monument Works

Best Laser Etched Memorial: Natchez Monument Co.

Best Flat Marker: Premier Memorial

Best Public/Civic Monument: Schlitzberger and Daughters Monument Co.

Best Small Monument: Brown Memorials

Biondan Bronze - Bert Gast Memorial Award: Visalia Granite & Marble Works, Inc.



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