The World Floor Covering Association and the Long Island Floor Covering Association will share an anniversary in 2009. Both of these venerable industry groups are turning 50 – and both are planning celebrations to mark the milestone.
to award 50 $1,000 prizes during Surfaces 2009, Feb. 3-5 in Las Vegas. “Our
tentative plans are for attendees to come to our booth and get a little
passport,” said D. Christopher Davis, president and CEO of the WFCA. “Attendees
can get their passports stamped at the WFCA exhibits. If they get enough stamps
to show they visited three booths, they can drop the passport off to us and
we’ll enter it into a drawing for $1,000.”
For its part, LIFCA is planning a birthday bash for Jan. 21 at
the Woodbury Country Club in Woodbury, N.Y. “We’ve had our ups and downs but we
are still alive and well and we invite everyone in our industry to celebrate 50
years,” LIFCA officials said. Proceeds from the event with benefit the Floor
Covering Industry Foundation. For more information, visit www.lifloor.com.
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