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    David Romano sells Benchmarkinc Recruiting

David Romano sells Benchmarkinc Recruiting

Wichita, Kan.—Earlier this year, Bradley Cotlar, former vice president and CFO of Big Bob’s Flooring Outlet of America franchise group, and his wife, Jennifer, acquired Benchmarkinc Recruiting, the recruiting division of Benchmarkinc Consulting, from David Romano, founder and well-known consultant, trainer and author. The division is one of the leading job recruiting firms in the flooring, disaster restoration, window coverings, home furnishings, electronics and home improvement industries. “David Romano and

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    Installation: Retailers get creative in recruiting next-gen talent

Installation: Retailers get creative in recruiting next-gen talent

January 16/23, 2017: Volume 31, Number 16 By Ken Ryan Various sectors of the industry are working closely to tackle the two-headed installation crisis—an aging workforce coupled with the challenge of finding the next generation. Leading the way is the World Floor Covering Association (WFCA), which believes installation-training programs should be created and funded at the industry level and executed at the local level. “My experience is installers will not

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    Mohawk prepares the sales representatives of tomorrow

Mohawk prepares the sales representatives of tomorrow

October 24/31, 2016: Volume 31, Number 10 By Reginald Tucker Mohawk Industries’ commitment to quality manufacturing, product development and design is well documented. But the company is also putting a tremendous amount of resources and emphasis on recruiting and training the workforce that will ultimately sell and service those products in the marketplace. To that end, Mohawk has developed a 12-week accelerated sales development program at its Hard Surfaces division

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Novalis helps Crescent Hardwood Supply celebrate 100 years of service

Toronto, Canada—Crescent Hardwood Supply recently celebrated 100 years of service to the coastal southeast with a traditional crawfish boil. Novalis Innovative Flooring was on hand to sponsor the musical entertainment, as

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NAFCD enters strategic partnership with Market Insights

Chicago—The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) has joined a strategic partnership with Market Insights of Reading, Pa. The partnership is designed to deliver NAFCD member firms with

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Dal-Tile wins exclusive tile provider status

Dallas—Dal-Tile Corporation was recently named as the exclusive tile provider for Woodside Homes. With both companies keenly focused on offering products rich in style and design, this relationship provides homebuyers

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