Our Team

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
Principal & Co-owner

Where are you from/currently living?
Paterson / Fairfield, NJ

Where did you attend school?
Fashion Institute of Technology

Prior related work experience?
I worked in the garment industry.

How many years have you been in the industry?
23 years.

What do you like most about your job?
My favorite thing to do is to design tile spaces, and make them look different and more exceptional than the client even expected.

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
We have fantastic employees and a great following of designers, architects and builders.

What else are you passionate about?
I am passionate about creating something personal and beautiful for our customers. So that every time they look at it, it will remind them of the great experience they had at Mediterranean Tile.

Frank Matarazzo Frank.Matarazzo@MedTile.com

Frank Matarazzo
Frank.Matarazzo@MedTile.com

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
Principal and co-owner

Where are you from/currently living?
Fairfield, NJ

Where did you attend school?
William Patterson University. My degrees are in business and communications.

Prior related work experience?
Sales, as well as tile and stone installations, for approximately eight years.

How many years have you been in the industry?
23 years.

What do you like most about your job?
What I like most about my job is the personal interaction with my clients. I love giving them the ability to visualize the finished product even before the project begins.

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
My favorite things about Mediterranean are the relationships we have built over 20 plus years both with our repeat clientele and our longstanding vendors.

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
General Manager

Where are you from/currently living?
Paterson/Long Valley, NJ

Where did you attend school?
William Paterson University

Prior related work experience?
I was an architectural representative serving the New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Virginia Beach architectural community. I have also been involved in high-end plumbing, hardware, bath accessories, tile and stone sales for over 30 years.

What do you like most about your job?
What I like most about my job is the fact that I am actively involved with every aspect of our business. I enjoy occasionally spending time on the showroom floor, watching our immensely talented designers create beautiful environments for our clients. Given my background within the architectural community, I sometimes get the opportunity to contribute to the creative process.

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
My favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile is that virtually every client that walks through our doors is absolutely impressed with our ability to merchandise. I cannot tell you how many clients say that we have the most impressive showroom they have ever seen. Put that together with a group of designers with real vision and it’s a winning combination.

What else are you passionate about?
My hobby is fitness training. And, I love the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
Design Sales Associate

Where are you from/currently living?
Nutley, NJ

Where did you attend school?
Kean College; I have a BFA in Interior Design.

Prior related work experience?
I was a Design Sales Associate and Product Knowledge Trainer in the tile & stone industry for 14 years.

How many years have you been in the industry?
19 years

What do you like most about your job?
I like that every day is different, and that we offer tile selections for any budget.

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
I love working in an environment that is always striving to have the most up-to-date displays and products on the market.

What else are you passionate about?
Painting, cooking, and watching my kids play soccer.

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
Design Sales Associate

Where are you from/currently living?
Somerset County/Tewksbury, NJ

Where did you attend school?
The Laboratory Institute of Merchandising (LIM) in NY; my degrees are in Fashion Merchandising and Design.

Prior related work experience?
Bloomingdales, NY (five years); Buyer/Owner of Whistling Winds Interior Design, Tewksbury (10 years).

What do you like most about your job?
I love helping people decide on what they like and putting together the design with them.

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
The people that work here really care about the customer. We all work together so that the end design is delivered.

What else are you passionate about?
My other passion is raising my daughters, Amanda (24) and Jillian (22) who are both in college.

What is your title at Mediterranean Tile?
Design Sales Associate

Where are you from/currently living?
Portland, Oregon/Caldwell, NJ

Where did you attend school?

Montclair State University; I have a Bachelors of Fine Art degree.

Prior related work experience?
Illustrator, space planner, home stager and design consultant. I won Designer of the Year at a previous job.

How many years have you been in the industry?
11 years

What do you like most about your job? I love the excitement of clients when they begin to visualize the beautiful space we are creating together! I love to hear “I would have never thought of that, but I love it!” I love someone asking for me by name because I was referred to them by a satisfied customer. Basically, I love my job!

What’s your favorite thing about Mediterranean Tile?
I love my Med Tile family! That goes for not just my fellow employees, but the regular designers, builders and architects that return again and again. It’s also a pleasure to work in such an organized, beautiful and tidy environment that is constantly evolving to showcase the most current designs out there.

What else are you passionate about?
I’m passionate about my home, inside and out. I enjoy gardening and DIY projects.