Fishman Flooring Solutions has purchased Sobol Salesof Cleveland. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

 “Our mission now becomes building an even more loyal customer base in Northern Ohio by combining the things that made Sobol successful over the years with Fishman’s complementary product line and our approach to efficiently and effectively managing a flooring product distribution business,” said Bob Wagner, president and CEO of Fishman Flooring Solutions.   


  TMT America, Inc. (TMT) has acquired a majority interest in HPS North America, Inc. (HPS). With this transaction, HPS becomes an operating subsidiary of TMT. The corporate offices for both TMT America and HPS will remain in Florence, Ala. TMT will provide operational, marketing, and consulting services as well as investments to accelerate HPS’s distribution and brand development growth throughout North America.

TMT is led by Thomas Trissl, the founder and former president of Centiva. “HPS is a venture with so much potential given its strong association with Schönox and the hardworking team at the company,” commented Trissl. 
“We are excited about the addition of TMT and Thomas Trissl to our depth of resources here at HPS,” remarked Enos Farnsworth, president of HPS North America, Inc.