Phil Johnson


Registration for the North American Floor Covering Distributors’ (NAFCD) 38th Annual Meeting, set for Sept. 22-24 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa in Glendale, AZ, has been opened.

The organization has planned several business-enhancing programs, including: Business Enhancement Day, which allows manufacturer and allied members to host private meetings or events at the NAFCD conference. Manufacturers may elect to host distributor training sessions, social events, sales meetings or product updates. NAFCD benefactors will be given priority consideration for time slots and meeting rooms.

Industry Leader Panel, moderated by Phil Johnson, publisher of Floor Covering Installer and its sister publications TILE Magazine and National Floor Trends magazine, will include several panelists, including: Luigi Di Geso, MAPEI Americas president and ceo; Tom Davis, Mannington Mills president and ceo; Frank J. Ready, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. vice president and Armstrong North American Floor Products ceo; and Randy Merritt, Shaw Industries president.

For more information, visit www.nafcd.org, email info@nafcd.org, or call (312) 321-6836.