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January 2012: Calandrino, Mishkin, Pumphrey inducted into Industry Hall of Fame

Volume 26/Number 16; Dec. 17/24, 2012

After a one-year drought without an inductee, the World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) Flooring Industry Hall of Fame has opened its doors to three individuals in 2012: Sonna Calandrino, Sandy Mishkin and Paul Pumphrey.

Each inductee has played a significant role in retailing as teachers, merchandisers and buyers. Continue reading January 2012: Calandrino, Mishkin, Pumphrey inducted into Industry Hall of Fame

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WFCA updates certification

ANAHEIM, CALIF.—The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) has updated its Industry Certification program and reduced the initial application fee to $99 for members. Application fees remain at $249 for non-WFCA members.

Along with the fee reduction, changes to the program include: Written references are no longer required as part of the initial certification application process and certification renewal will now be every three years instead of two. These changes effect all three certification designations—Certified Flooring Executive (CFE), Certified Flooring Sales Consultant (CFS) and Certified Flooring Professional (CFP). Continue reading WFCA updates certification