Samantha Geiger joined Floor Trends and Floor Covering Installer magazines as the Multimedia Editor in March 2023. As a 2019 graduate from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor’s Degree in Professional Writing, Samantha has a background in lifestyle and entertainment journalism around the Philadelphia region as well as social media and digital content. Combined with her interest in artistic trends and lifestyle topics, she stepped into the flooring industry reporting on news.
Tanja Kern is associate publisher and editorial director of FLOOR Trends & Installation. Tanja began her career covering interior design and finance and has held held roles in public relations and marketing. She serves on the boards of Women in the Floorcovering Industry, Floor Covering Industry Foundation and Roswell Woman’s Club. She has a master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.
Beth Miller began her journalistic journey in 2005 while still working as a mechanic in her dad’s garage. She has written about everything from artists to WWII veterans and in 2010 stepped into the healthcare sector where she created digital content for 11 years. She, then, received her master’s degree in English from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. In 2017, she took the leap into the flooring industry. Here, she has discovered a place where she can apply both her technical and journalistic abilities.