South African Flooring Industry Presents Awards
Johannesburg, South Africa, Oct. 18, 2013 -- The first dedicated awards ever held for the South African flooring industry took place on October 17 in Rosebank.
The celebrations also marked the 30th anniversary of the only dedicated African flooring magazine.
Nine award categories were presented and there were 21 judges. Awards included Contribution to Skills Development; Individual Lifetime Achievement; Most Environmentally Friendly Product; Longest Lifespan Installation; Best Innovation in Flooring by Product; Best Flooring Project; Best Contractor for Continuous Contribution; Longest standing client and 360 Degrees Excellence in Flooring.
Keynote address of the evening was given by Gary Bailey, who is well known as a sports presenter on Sky Sports and as a goalkeeper previously with Kaiser Chiefs and Manchester United.
Shaw Contract Group/Pentafloor was one of the sponsors of the event.
The winners were as follows:
360 Degrees Excellence in Flooring
Individual Lifetime Achievement
Contribution to Skills Development
Longest Lifespan Installation
Most Environmentally Friendly Flooring Product
Best Flooring Project
Best Contractor for Continuous Contribution
Top Carpets and Floors
Best Innovation in Flooring by Product
Floorworx – Forbo Marmoleum