Tarkett North America announced the hiring of Rusty Joyce as commercial president and Paul Young as senior vice president, product, innovation and design for the commercial business.

“Rusty and Paul bring many years of industry experience to Tarkett that I’m confident will help us serve our customers with even greater speed, agility and innovation,” said Eric Daliere, president and CEO of Tarkett and Tarkett Sports in North America. “We’re truly fortunate to have them on the team.”

Rusty Joyce previously spent 11 years with Tarkett as senior vice president of sales. Before his recent return to Tarkett, he served Brintons as president of the Americas. In his new role, Rusty will have responsibility for sales, sales operations, business development, Diamond W distribution, and commercial finance. In addition to his deep market knowledge and leadership skills, Rusty holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Bradley University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.

Paul Young joins Tarkett as senior vice president of product, innovation and design. Paul will have responsibility for product management, design, innovation, and sustainability across the Commercial Business Unit. Prior to joining Tarkett, Paul spent 35 years with Shaw Commercial in progressive leadership roles, most recently as vice president, hospitality and multi-family. Paul earned a bachelor’s degree in fine arts, textile design and art education from Miami University.