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  • Tarkett makes changes to leadership team

    Paris, France– Tarkett has made changes to its executive management committee, including the appointment of Jeff Fenwick as interim president & CEO of Tarkett North America, effective March 15th. Fenwick will succeed Andrew Bonham who has decided to resign from his position for personal reasons, according to the company. Fenwick will join the group’s executive management committee and will remain based in Tarkett’s North American Headquarters, in Solon, Ohio. With

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    AML Limited appoints Maddox senior sales executive

    Sausalito, Calif— AML Limited, (Architectural Materials Lab) has appointed Brandon Maddox as senior sales executive. Brandon has more than seven years of industry experience in interior flooring finishes and sales. An accomplished national sales leader, Brandon brings his sales acumen to AML’s growing client base and expanded product categories. He will work primarily in Northern California with an emphasis on the architecture and design community.  Brandon has a BBA from LaGrange

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    Armstrong names See the Possibilities contest winner

    Lancaster, Penn.— Armstrong Flooring named Jenna Niemann of Klingner & Associates in Quincy, Ill. the winner of its See the Possibilities Vinyl Composition Tile Design contest. In her winning entry, Niemann incorporated the bright colors of Armstrong’s VCT to help students navigate their way around Lincoln-Douglas Elementary School in the Quincy Public School District. “Jenna captured the right balance of energy, creativity and safety – three elements of design that

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    NeoCon 2019 announces keynote lineup, human-centered design theme

    Chicago—Beginning with a keynote lineup headlined by Robin Standefer and Stephen Alesch, Ilse Crawford and Liz Ogbu, the 2019 edition of NeoCon, held here June 10 to 12 at the Mart, shines the spotlight on human centered design. Monica DeBartolo, director of programming for NeoCon said, “While they hail from diverse backgrounds, our 2019 keynote presenters have all explored, studied and implemented practices and methodologies that focus on empathy and

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    Tarkett supports LLS Light the Night fundraiser

    Henderson, Nev.—As part of a company-wide focus to support important charities and those affected by life changing illnesses, Tarkett created its own Light the Night team during the Tarkett Residential sales meeting, held in Las Vegas during The International Surface Event (TISE), to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Employees attending the show January 22 to 25 took part in this event and raised $11,765 in less

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    Teknoflor adds brand partner, expands distribution

    Milwaukee– Teknoflor, a major supplier of high-performance commercial flooring, has partnered with Erin Fernandes as an independent agent representing its entire line of products in the St. Louis and Southern Illinois markets. “Erin brings with her twenty years of experience in the commercial flooring industry and an immense understanding of the business,” said Jeff Collum, president and CEO of Teknoflor. “Erin has established herself as a highly respected sales representative and colleague

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    Barthélemy appointed Tarkett CEO

    PARIS—Tarkett’s supervisory board has appointed Fabrice Barthélemy as CEO and chairman of the management board. Barthélemy has been a member of Tarkett’s management board since 2008 in his role as the group’s chief financial officer from 2008 to 2017, then as president of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Latin America divisions. Since September 2018, he has also served as interim chairman of the management board. Barthélemy possesses unique

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    USGBC Names 2018 Leadership Award Recipients

    Chicago— The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has named the recipients of its 2018 Leadership Awards, an annual recognition of the outstanding individuals and organizations at the forefront of the green building movement. “The Leadership Awards recognize the power of truly outstanding leadership in the marketplace, and within the green building community,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of USGBC. “Each of the 2018 awardees demonstrate leadership in a different

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    Kevin Gaffney joins HD Expo as Group Show Director

    Alpharetta, Ga.— HD Expo has announced that Kevin Gaffney will join the brand as group show director, effective immediately. Gaffney’s primary focus, according to the company, will be overseeing the planning and execution of HD Expo. In addition, he will also provide strategic guidance to BDNY, BDwest and HX show management as those shows continue the transition into the design portfolio of Emerald Expositions, HD Expo’s parent company. “Kevin has

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    Metroflor’s Clarke joins HPDC Harmonization Initiative

    Metroflor Corporation announced that its own Arthur Clarke III, environmental and compliance manager, has been appointed a member of the newly created Health Product Declaration Collaborative (HPDC) Harmonization Initiative Technical Sub Group (TSG) — the next step in a multi-year effort of sustainability leaders to harmonize reporting of product content and associated health information related to building products. The goal of the Initiative is to remove ease-of-use, cost and complexity

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