Entries by Tiffany

KAFKA GRANITE FOUNDERS CELEBRATE 30 YEARS

On Tuesday, April 16th, Glenn and Beverly Kafka celebrated their 30th Wedding Anniversary. If it wasn’t for their union, Kafka Granite would not be the successful family owned and operated business it is today. Soon after her boyfriend had started his own business in 1979, Beverly Starzinski switched her course of study from fashion merchandising […]

CONGRATS 2013 SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR RECIPIENTS

As a past recipient of the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year award, Kafka Granite would like to congratulate all of these year’s winners. On Tuesday, RMM Solutions was announced this years winner in the Business to Business category, while Young’s Drug Store won the Business to Consumer title and Boys […]

KAFKA BIOMASS SERVICES NEW BIOMASS ENERGY PLANT

The umbrella of Kafka businesses has grown! We are proud to announce the addition of Kafka Biomass, a new business that will service the We Energies/Domtar Biomass Energy Plant that was recently built in Rothschild, Wisconsin. In the fall of 2009, Domtar and We Energies announced their plans to build a 50-megawatt biomass-fueled cogeneration facility […]

LAVALLEE TAKES HOME DOUBLE GOLD

Another Winter X-Games is in the books, and another two gold medals hang around the neck of one of the world’s most decorated and diversified snowmobile athletes. After a two year absence from the Winter X-Games, Levi LaVallee returned and increased his medal count to nine (six of them being gold). LaVallee had a jam-packed […]

ONE-STOP SHOP: STOCK UP ON KAFKA GRANITE LANDSCAPE MATERIALS

It’s that time of year! Spring is just around the corner and before you know it landscapers will be breaking ground on new and exciting projects. While there is still a white blanket of snow covering most of our lawns, homeowners are starting to plan for maintenance or new renovations of their yards, gardens, and […]

TEAM LAVALLEE HEADED TO THE 2013 WINTER X-GAMES

It’s that time of year. Soon action sports athletes from around the world will flock to Aspen, Colorado for the 2013 Winter X-Games, held January 24-27. Glenn Kafka, founder of Kafka Granite, will also be headed to Aspen as co-owner and crew chief of Team LaVallee. Team LaVallee will have an exciting schedule, as they […]

KAFKA GRANITE’S CART PATHS ARE A HOLE-IN-ONE

While Kafka Granite’s range of pathway products have proven successful for a variety of applications such as walkways, bike paths, driveways, and nature trails, Kafka Granite is now driving these same products to golf courses. When prestigious golf courses such as Whistling Straits in Kohler, WI, Erin Hills in Hartford, WI, and Hazeltine in Chaska, […]

UPDATE: Military Mom and Soldiers Send Thanks During the Holidays

This past September, we shared a story about Betty Blume, a military mom who has been sending the comforts of home to various troops in Afghanistan. Kafka Granite has continued to cover the shipping costs of these care packages, and now Betty has asked to publicly express her gratitude in light of the holiday season. […]

KAFKA GRANITE WELCOMES A NEW SALES REP

Jeremy Bores joins the sales team at Kafka Granite: Kafka Granite is proud to introduce Jeremy Bores, the newest member of our sales team. Jeremy graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2009 with major in Marketing and a minor in Information Systems. He since has gained sales experience while working for both Bauer […]

WISCONSIN SALT SOLUTIONS EXPEDITES THE DE-ICING PROCESS

Wisconsin Salt Solutions provides anti-icing and de-icing products: With winter upon us, tis the season that counties and municipalities throughout Wisconsin turn to Wisconsin Salt Solutions to keep their roads free of snow and ice. Wisconsin Salt Solutions is a division of Kafka Granite‘s sister company, Kafka DustBuster Plus. Wisconsin Salt Solutions provides both liquid […]