Flooring Interviews

A news and interviews program, our news coverage focuses on the players and events from all segments of the industry including; suppliers, manufacturers distributors and members of the retail community.

Russ Rogg Discusses the Highlights of Metroflor's Recent Aspecta Summit

Russ Rogg Discusses the Highlights of Metroflor's Recent Aspecta Summit

October 13, 2017—Russ Rogg, President and CEO of Metroflor, and Kemp Harr discuss the highlights of the firm's Aspecta Summit held in late September. Listen to the interview to hear more about what Metroflor is doing to grow its specified commercial LVT business by focusing on transparency and biophilia as well as industry leading product performance attributes.

Steven Skutelsky Discusses PID Floors' Success Selling Hardwood Floors

Steven Skutelsky Discusses PID Floors' Success Selling Hardwood Floors

October 10, 2017—Stephen Skutelsky, Managing Director with PID Floors, and Kemp Harr discuss the diversity and success of this 8 showroom dealer of hardwood flooring based in the greater New York area. Listen to the interview to hear more about how PID Floors acts as an advisor to specifiers who want to work with wood.

Dan Natkin Discusses Where Laminate Flooring Fits as a Residential Flooring Option

Dan Natkin Discusses Where Laminate Flooring Fits as a Residential Flooring Option

October 4, 2017—Dan Natkin, President of NALFA and VP of Hardwood and Laminate at Mannington, and Kemp Harr discuss laminate flooring's fit as an option of consumers even in light of the rapid growth of LVT, WPC and rigid core products. Listen to the interview to hear more about the laminate story and why it continues to be a billion dollar category (wholesale value) with opportunity for growth.

World Acclaimed Architect Sean Godsell Discusses His Choices for Building Materials

World Acclaimed Architect Sean Godsell Discusses His Choices for Building Materials

September 29, 2017—Sean Godsell, an accomplished architect from Australia, and Kemp Harr discuss the thinking behind Sean's selection of materials in his residential and commercial projects. For flooring, Sean's choices range from concrete to wood to metal to porcelain. This interview was recorded at the annual Cersaie show in Bologna, Italy.