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Donald E. Olson
Pergohas appointed Dr. Raimo Issalcompany CEO and president. Issal, who succeedsMichael Boris-M¿ller,previously served as the Pergo’s executive vice president.

Ray Taylor has been chosen to replace Harvey Howalt as president of Textile Rubber & Chemical Co. Howalt will remain on as the company’s chairman. Taylor has served the company for 27 years, most recently acting as executive vice president.

Mannington Commercial has named Doug Enck vice president of sales and marketing, Commercial Carpet and Resilient. Enck will focus on expanding sales of Mannington Commercial products in the contract marketplace.

Donald E. Olson was recently named CEO of Laufen U.S.A. Olsen’s experience in the ceramic tile industry includes 10 years in ceramic tile distribution in the Chicago area and positions as executive vice president of sales and marketing, president and CEO of United States Ceramic Tile Co.

Armstrong has tapped Kevin Biedermann as the company’s new general manager, Laminate for the Armstrong Floor Products group.

BHK of America recently appointed two regional sales managers to cover the Southeast and Midwest territories. Carrie McMullen Erb, the new Midwest regional sales manager for the company’s laminate flooring business, is responsible for the Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Michigan, Minnesota, and Missouri sales terrritories. Michael Citeroni, the company’s new Southeast regional sales manager, services Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana.