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Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
Cultural Nonprofit
Barre Granite Association

The Barre Granite Association (BGA) is comprised of Barre-area granite quarriers and manufacturers of memorials and other granite products, as well as other businesses that provide products and services related to the granite industry. The BGA provides collective bargaining and industrial relations for its members, as well as industry research, educational programs, public relations and marketing nationwide, in addition to government and regulatory representation on a state and national level.

In the 1970’s, publication began on the Barre Life Magazine, which is still distributed to over 5,000 recipients nationwide. The industry employs more than 1,000 people and sales for exceed $100 million.

Contact Information

First Name: 
Doug
Job Title/Position: 
Executive Director
Fax: 
802-476-4765
Mailing Address: 
7 Jones Brothers Way
Barre, VT 05641
Physical Address: 
7 Jones Brothers Way
Barre, VT 05641
Last Name: 
Grahn
Phone: 
802-476-4131

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Stone
Additional Disciplines: 
Visual/Crafts - Carving
Visual/Crafts - Sculpture
Visual/Crafts - Stone
Year Founded: 
1889
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
General Public
Institution/Business Type: 
Business Service Organizations
Activities and Services: 
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Manufacturing / Fabrication
Geographic Reach: 
National
International