Bill James, a longtime wood flooring professional in the Northwest, died May 29 at the age of 69. He began his sales career in 1978 and was most recently employed with Provenza Floors. James’ obituary can be found here.
Galleher LLC (Santa Fe Springs, Calif.) partnered with Building Homes for Heroes, a non-profit organization dedicated to building or renovating homes for severely injured veterans nationwide and mortgage-free. Galleher will donate its GemCore flooring for new and modified homes for veterans.
The Certified Flooring Installers Association (CFI) released its schedule for the Annual Convention & Expo slated for Aug. 2–4 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.