Taylor Adhesives announces Efren Llamas Jr. has joined its technical services team. He was a full-time instructor with the International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) for several years. Prior to that, Llamas ran his own family flooring installation business in southern California. He is a fluent bilingual speaker (English and Spanish) and a second-generation flooring installer.

Llamas will be based out of the Taylor Fontana, California facility while also working closely with Taylor Technicians in Dalton, Georgia. He will also continue to be available to CFI to assist in training their students as needed.

He is CFI Master Certified II in carpet, and CFI Certified in resilient, wood and laminate. He also has Armstrong Certification, is Pergo Master Endorsed, and is a NALFA Certified Inspector.

“We are very fortunate to have Efren on our team,” said Gary Scheidker, director of technical services for Taylor. “He is one of the most admired installation experts in the industry and holds just about every certification you can think of.”

“I have known and worked with Efren for over 20 years. Efren and I have done more training classes together than I can remember,” remarked Robert Varden, executive director of CFI. “I’m very excited to see Efren partnering with the Taylor Team. I know that they will only complement each other.”

To learn more, visit tayloradhesives.com.