Friday, August 16, 2013
Certified Flooring Installers Convention Set for Aug. 22-24
The International Certified Flooring Installers Association will celebrate 20 years of promoting flooring installers at the annual CFI Convention in Baltimore, Md., on Aug. 22-24.
On the Aug. 22, attendees can take an optional tour of the Armstrong Floor Products facility in Lancaster, Pa. The CFI opening celebration begins at 1:30 p.m., followed by the 20th anniversary celebration dinner. The Charles Gress Awards and the 2nd Christopher Davis Award will also be presented.
On Friday, the CFI Associate Product Knowledge Presentations will hold four sessions. Each associate will address all the attendees in small-group, 15-minute sessions.
Pamela Miller of Hanley Wood will bring the group up to date on the Surfaces 2014 convention. The Independent Contractor Workplace Fraud Seminar will be presented in the afternoon.
In the evening following dinner, the group will attend the Baltimore Orioles Baseball Game sponsored by the CFI Associates who also sponsored the 2013 CFI Commemorative Jacket.
Saturday, Bob Wagner, President of Fishman Associates will present the Chapter Award in honor of Pat Fell, who before his death was an employee of the company. This $1,000.00 financial award assists the chapters in promoting educational events throughout the year.
The CFI Associate Product Knowledge Presentations conclude Saturday morning and are followed by the CFI Educational Sessions.
Registration for the event is available on the CFI website.