Armstrong World Industries will host a Product Showroom at Surfaces 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Armstrong will be located in a Product Showroom which will be open to show attendees February 4th from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. and February 5th from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
“We are pleased to
announce that Armstrong will hold public hours during Surfaces where customers
can preview new products and merchandising displays and discuss how we can work
together to build their business,” says Paul Murfin, vice president, Sales,
In addition, Frank J.
Ready, Armstrong’s Executive Vice President Armstrong World Industries &
CEO Armstrong Floor Products, will sit on a panel of industry executives at SURFACES
Opening General Session scheduled for Tuesday, February 3. Mr. Ready joins four
of the industry’s most accomplished executives as they share their insights for
future growth, the economical forecast, product trends, challenges to
traditional retail channels and more.
Mr. Ready joined
Armstrong in 1983 in Building Products Operations Sales and progressed through
positions in Marketing before moving to the Company’s flooring business in
1993. He served in positions of
increasing responsibility including senior vice president of Sales and
Marketing – Armstrong Floor Products and also briefly managed AFP manufacturing
operations. Mr. Ready also is a member
of Board of Directors of the Tropical Forest Foundation, a coalition of
industry, conservation and scientific leaders who work together to achieve
sustainable management of tropical timber in the major producing regions.
Surfaces will be held
February 3 -5, 2009 (Tuesday – Thursday) at the Sands Expo & Convention
Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information on Surfaces,
please visit www.Surfaces.com or call (800)