Shane Carpenter


Several staffers have joined Kronotex USA’s sales team. Shane Carpenter has been welcomed as director of national sales, Paul Zagorski as southeast regional sales manager and Ray Johnson as western regional sales manager in building Formica Flooring. In addition, the company has brought on Meagan Bisher as its PR manager.

Ray Johnson

Beaulieu of America has named Mark C. Clayton exec vp marketing. Clayton will head the total marketing effort for the company and will be responsible for creating an integrated company-wide marketing strategy. Additionally, Mike McAllister has been named vp marketing information systems.

John T. McGrath, Jr. has been appointed as the new director of INSTALL. McGrath replaces James P. Schmid, the group’s first director, who recently retired. A 24-year veteran of the flooring industry, McGrath will be responsible for expanding INSTALL’s alliance program

Paul Zagorski

Mercier Wood Flooring has added Ron Miller to its sales representative team. Having worked in the wood flooring industry for 20 years, Miller will be responsible for sales in Washington, Oregon and parts of California.

Amtico International has appointed David Voll as senior marketing manager for the North American market. In his new role, Voll will be responsible for the development and execution of Amtico’s global and local marketing strategies.

John Himes

Floor To Ceiling has announced Robert H. “Bob” Kilbury as the company’s director of marketing. Kilbury will be responsible for the expansion of Floor To Ceiling’s Kitchen & Bath and Decorative Products business, in addition to enhancing the company’s advertising and public relations.

John Himes has been named as president of Wood Flooring International. Himes comes to WFI with 17 years of industry experience in both sales and marketing at Armstrong World Industries, Wilsonart International and most recently as director of hardwood and laminate business at Mannington Mills.