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
WINNER
Belgotex Floorcoverings

Individual Lifetime Achievement
WINNER
Stephan Colle
 
Contribution to Skills Development
WINNER
Belgotex Floorcoverings
 
Longest Lifespan Installation
WINNER
Polyflor
 
Most Environmentally Friendly Flooring Product
WINNER
Desso

Best Flooring Project
WINNER
Crossley Carpets

Best Contractor for Continuous Contribution
WINNER
Top Carpets and Floors

Best Innovation in Flooring by Product
WINNER
Floorworx – Forbo Marmoleum
 



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