WFCA seeks submissions for Industry Hall of Fame

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Dalton—The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) is now accepting applications for nominations to the Floor Covering Industry Hall of Fame.

The current roster of 45 inductees is a virtual “Who’s Who” of the floor covering industry. Winners include professionals—all dedicated to the field of floor covering—from all walks of life including: retail, manufacturing, service and installation, to name a few. They all have one thing in common, they were visionaires who made their mark and changed the face of the flooring industry for the betterment of all.

To join the distinguished list of luminaries, a candidate must be nominated by a sponsor who will complete a thorough application process detailing the nominee’s work history, industry, trade, governmental and civic accomplishments. As stated, nominees can come from any sector of the floor covering industry.

If you know of someone who is deserving of this honor please take a moment to submit an application on their behalf. Forms can be found by visiting WFCA.ORG. For more information or a list of inductees contact the WFCA by calling 706-217-1183. The deadline for submitting completed Hall of Fame applications for 2018 is March 31, 2017.

Nominations will be sent to a special committee for review and consideration. All nominations will be kept confidential. Following the selection process, an award presentation and formal induction ceremony will take place in early 2018.

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