LSI STONE, LED BY REGINA VITÓRIO, IS A PORTUGUESE NATURAL STONE COMPANY THAT HAS BEEN TAKING THE ARCHITECTURAL WORLD BY STORM.
Established in 1999, LSI Stone first started as INOVOPEDRA, when Regina Vitório and Pedro Vazão joined forces to combine their families’ inheritance and years of expertise in this sector.
With a well-kept and nurtured know-how, gathered throughout the years, LSI Stone started its growth built on the tradition, deep stone understanding and on smart and structural investments.
With a high purity grade, LSI limestones are extracted from the best Estremadura quarries, located in the most important limestone repository in Portugal. “Our stone quality is unmatched”, assures Regina while explaining that “turning stone into artwork” is an exciting yet arduous always evolving activity that demands a “continuous investment in technology and solutions”.
LSI Stone factory displays a modern integrated management system and is equipped with advanced stone-cutting and finishing machines, providing a reliable and cost-effective final results and assuring an actual successful answer to the most demanding and precise architectural projects.
That’s not all. LSI Stone true secret are the capable and working hands of the men and women that share their skills and knowledge in every project, in every work, in every piece of stone.
REGINA VITÓRIO, THE HEART AND SOUL OF LSI STONE, HAS LED HER COMPANY TO THE CENTER STAGE OF THE WORLD’ STONE INDUSTRY
With a keen eye for business and an unstoppable drive, Regina Vitório is the heart and soul of LSI Stone. “It has been a hard working journey”, acknowledges the CEO when looking back to the challenges and the risk-taking decisions she had to make. In a men’s world, Regina has conquered her space and is recognized as an important player in the industry.
Fearless and self-motivated, Regina knows her trade better than anyone and controls every aspect of LSI Stone activity. Working side-by-side with world renowned architects and shaping some of the most contemporary iconic buildings, Regina has led LSI Stone to the central stage of the world’ stone industry. And has an incredible portfolio to back that up.
While Regina takes the architectural world by storm, Pedro Vazão, the COO, is the man behind the curtains, assuring that the factory and the production lines run smoothly and efficiently. As a complex and synchronized wheel, Pedro Vazão manages to “keep the work flowing in a continuous way” in order to “fulfill our costumers’ demands, both regarding deadlines and quality control”.
Together, they’re an unstoppable duo that is here to stay.
“IT HAS BEEN A HARD WORKING JOURNEY”, ACKNOWLEDGES THE CEO WHEN LOOKING BACK TO THE CHALLENGES AND THE RISK-TAKING DECISIONS SHE HAD TO MAKE.
Today, LSI Stone is an international benchmark for stonework quality and design and a case study in the Portuguese stone sector, as the first company to implement overall management best practices, to invest in the state-of-the-art technology and to capitalize their human resources skills and experience. To corroborate that are several quality and other certifications, both national and international.
But LSI Stone’s focus on continuous improvement is a never-ending process.
The latest investment and enhancement to their offer is the creation of a LSI Stone BIM library, not yet a requirement in Portugal but already a major decisive factor in international markets.
While we look at the future, Regina still holds near the true value of stone – it’s timelessness.
“LSI Stone is leaving its footprint in the face of world forever and in a sustainable way.”
“STONE IS THE SOLE BUILDING MATERIAL THAT CAN LAST FOREVER”