Eric Astrachan

Eric Astrachan

Eric Astrachan, Executive Director of the Tile Council of North America, Inc., has 45 years of experience in international business with the past thirty years in the ceramic tile industry in manufacturing, installation, research, and association management.

Mr. Astrachan is the present Chairman of the Tile Council of North America Handbook Committee, and a member of many industry technical committees. Additionally, he is a member of the Board of Directors for the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation and the Board of Governors of the trade show “Coverings”.

He is a recognized industry consultant and keynote speaker regarding the ceramic tile industry and issues relating to tile standards, tile installation, and slip/fall litigation. Mr. Astrachan continues to write and present papers on the subject of ceramic tile and presents several seminars a year at trade shows and other venues.

He is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a degree in Chemical Engineering.