Export, Pa.– Karndean Designflooring was honored with an Outstanding Performance award by the CarpetsPlus membership, Feb. 27 at the group’s annual convention in Phoenix, Ariz.
The award recognizes the supplier who has had the best overall performance in the past year. Award recipients were voted on by the CarpetsPlus Color Tile membership, comprised of approximately 400 retailers. More than 50 suppliers were eligible to receive this distinction.
“It is a profound honor for Karndean Designflooring to be recognized by the CarpetsPlus Color Tile membership for the second consecutive year—last year as Supplier of the Year and this year for Outstanding Performance,” said Larry Browder, chief sales and marketing officer. “Our original visuals, reliable product performance and strong sales support enable us to offer our CarpetsPlus partners a product that increases their margin with less callbacks.”
Karndean Designflooring joined the CarpetsPlus Color Tile group in 2012.
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada—American Biltrite, a North American manufacturer of specialty commercial flooring products, presented its Outstanding Performance Award for 2016 to Michael Halebian & Co. at their offices in Carlstadt, N.J. on Dec. 20. The award is presented annually to the American Biltrite distributor that achieves the highest growth during the year.
“The decision to present the award to Michael Halebian was an easy one,” said Jean-Pierre Benoit, general manager for American Biltrite. “They had an outstanding performance in 2016 in all product categories and we look forward to our mutual success in 2017.”
Michael Halebian & Co. distributes American Biltrite products throughout New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Pictured from right to left: Lou Soscia, commercial sales manager, Halebian; Jean-Pierre Benoit, general manager, American Biltrite; Michael Halebian, president; Joe Choflet, general manager, Halebian; John Kronemeyer, VP sales & marketing, American Biltrite.