About

We at PlasterCenter and MIFF strive to support independent paint retailers by providing superior technical service and support at the store level while engaging finishing and design professionals with earth-friendly, time-tested, custom-tintable and easy-to-use decorative wall products through our daily retail operations and frequent specialized hands-on training programs.

Drew Beninati

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President: Renaissance Coatin gConsultants, LLC
Founder: Minneapolis Institute of Fine Finishes
Director: PlasterCenter

Professional Accomplishments Summary

• Highly sought after Residential Paint Contractor Specialist boasting 20+ years of success in…Paint- Wallcovering- Staining- Fine enameling- Fauxfinishing-Venetian plaster- Metallic and iridescent plasters

• Founded Minneapolis Institute of Fine Finishes 2004…Thriving regional hands-on training site for finish contractors and DIY training in Italianplasters, metallic plaster finishes, specialty wall coatings, faux and decorative finish training.

• Established PlasterCenter 2007, a facility which…Is home to a successful specialty plaster and decorative wall coatings retail center.

• Founded Minneapolis Institute of Fine Finishes 2004…Thriving regional hands-on training site for finish contractors and DIY training in Italian plasters, metallic plaster finishes, specialty wallcoatings, faux and decorative finish training.

• Established PlasterCenter 2007,a facility which…Is home to a successful specialty plaster and decorative wall coatings retail center.- Hosts technical service, sales, installation, finish development, color development.- Was hand-picked as Protek Paint-Texturline Decorative Products Master Distributor.- Serves clients with Stucco Italiano Venetian plaster technical service, sales, training and installation needs.

• Expert in Color Development with a long list of globally recognized complete color lines currently indistribution.- New Italian Traditions, 2005 U.S. Distribution-Midwest Reflections, 2008U.S., Canada and U.K. Distribution-Texturline Moiré, Colors by Drew™ July2011, U.S., Canada, Japan, UK and Europe Distribution.- Texturline Texturglaze, Colors by Drew™ 2009 12 Delicious Colors forglazing, finishing, millwork.- Texturline Metaltech, Colors by Drew™ 2011, Metallic Paint Collection. U.S. and Canada Distribution.

• Engages in Custom Finish and Plaster Development involving…Creative finish development for interior and exterior surfaces.- Plasters, paints, concretere surfacing finish development.- Venetian plaster finish development- On-site installation training.

Partners

We are the upper Midwest exclusive distributors of Stucco Italiano and Texturline. Special Thanks to Our Partners: