Expert Witness Services
CTaSC is available to perform investigations and provide expert testimony for depositions or court testimony as an Expert Witness.
CTaSC’s effective investigators bring with them substantial credentials.
- Principal Donato Pompo has many years experience in the industry and has been the past chairman of the Ceramic Tile Institute of America technical committee. Mr. Pompo is a member of the Marble Institute of America (MIA), participates on the Tile Council of North America (TCNA) Handbook committee, and sits on the ANSI A108 committee that sets the industry standards. Donato has experience as an installer and as a manufacturer of installation products for ceramic tile and stone. Donato is a Certified Microbial Remediator (CMR), and he has a biochemistry education with a MBA degree. Read more about Donato Pompo.
- Donato’s associate, Kent Klaser, is a seasoned installer and licensed tile contractor of 30 years. View Kent’s Curriculum Vitae (PDF).
- Donato’s associate Kurt Klaser is a master tile installer with over 30 years experience. He has been a CTaSC inspector since 2008 and has been ITS Verified through the University of Ceramic Tile and Stone.
CTaSC performs inspections and other consulting services nationally for Tile Council of North America (TCNA; formerly Tile Council of America, TCA), Marble Institute of America (MIA), National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA), Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (CTDA), and other industry organizations.