The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) honored Hoy Lanning of J.J. Haines (Glen Burnie, Md.) with its 2018 NAFCD Lifetime Achievement Award.

Lanning joined CMH Flooring Products Inc. in 1991 and served as its president and CEO when it was acquired by J.J. Haines in 2014.

“Hoy’s role was instrumental in building a strong and capable team that grew the company to become a preeminent flooring distributor,” NAFCD stated in a press release.

Lanning remains active on multiple industry boards and previously served as president of NAFCD.

Lanning retired from Haines in January 2018.