NEWPORT, NC — Veneer Technologies, a veneer and edgebanding manufacturer, on Feb. 29 announced that the judges for the 2008 Veneer Tech Craftsman’s Challenge competition are Marc Adams, director of Marc Adams School of Woodworking; Asa Christiana, editor of Fine Woodworking magazine; and Richard Ungerbuehler, Sr., president of Federal Millwork Corp. and president of the Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI).

Veneer Tech’s Craftsman’s Challenge competition aims to reward excellence in the use of natural veneer and wood products through cash awards and other recognition for student designers, as well as the entire supply chain, including craftsmen, distributors and distributor sales representatives. For more information, visit


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