Parterre Flooring Systems

Parterre offers an array of award-winning commercial luxury vinyl flooring designs with industry-leading durability and performance. Each design is carefully crafted using an innovative manufacturing process that authentically mirrors the look of wood, stone, marble, and limestone, as well as metallic surfaces and other unique finishes.

Focus on Leadership - July 2010

Interview by Kemp Harr Bentley Prince Street recognizes that its broadloom and modular carpets are only part of the overall interior furnishings solution on any given commercial project and, as such,...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/focus-on-leadership--july-2010

Parterre Flooring Systems Acquired by JMH Capital

Boston, MA, June 18, 2015—JMH Capital has acquired Parterre Flooring Systems. The acquisition was made in partnership with Parterre president T. Fred Roche, who will continue running the company...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-flooring-systems-acquired-by-jmh-c...

Commercial Resilient: Industry Update - Feb 2013

By Darius Helm   It wasn’t too long ago that the U.S. resilient flooring industry was run by a handful of U.S. producers along with a small group of importers. But over the last few yea...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/commercial-resilient-industry-update--feb-2...

Parterre Names Marsha Newton Regional VP of West Coast

Wilmington, MA, May 7, 2018-Parterre Flooring Systems announces the recent hire of Marsha Newton, who has assumed the role of regional vice president for the West Coast market. A veteran in the indus...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-names-marsha-newton-regional-vp-of...

NeoCon 2012 - July 2012

By Darius Helm, Maurie O'Neill, Ruth simon McRae and Frank O'Neill   Just about everyone agreed that this year’s NeoCon contract furnishings trade show, held every June in Chicago&rsquo...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2012--july-2012

Ralph Grogan and Roche Fitzgerald Discuss Parterre's Growth Strategy in Commercial LVT

April 10, 2018—Ralph Grogan and Roche Fitzgerald, CEO and Head of product Development, respectively, with Parterre Flooring Systems, and Kemp Harr discuss Parterre's growth strategy for 2018 and...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/ralph-grogan-and-roche-fitzgerald-di...

NeoCon 2011 - July 2011

By Darius Helm, Anne Harr, Frank O'Neill & Maurie Welsh O'Neill   This year’s NeoCon took place in an atmosphere of one part enthusiasm and one part anticipation, enthusiasm because t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2011--july-2011

Vinyl: Industry Update - February 2012

By Darius Helm   Who would have thought, ten years ago, that vinyl would soon be the most dynamic flooring category in the industry? Back then, thecategory was in the middle of a long-term decl...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/vinyl-industry-update--february-2012

David Kelly Named CFO of Parterre

Wilmington, MA, June 29, 2018-Parterre Flooring Systems announces the recent hire of David Kelly, who has assumed the role of chief financial officer and will be based out of its Wilmington, Massachus...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/david-kelly-named-cfo-of-parterre

Tower Three Partners Takes Controlling Interest in Parterre

Greenwich, CT, September 6, 2017-Tower Three Partners, a operationally-oriented private equity firm that invests in a concentrated portfolio of U.S.-based middle market companies, has made a controlli...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tower-three-partners-takes-controlling-inte...

Ralph Grogan Named CEO of Parterre

Wilmington, MA, November 15, 2017-Parterre Flooring Systems has announced that Ralph Grogan has been named chief executive officer, effective immediately. T. Fred Roche will remain with the company a...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ralph-grogan-named-ceo-of-parterre

Ralph Grogan Discusses Parterre's New Sales Management and LVT Products

June 25, 2018—Ralph Grogan, CEO of Parterre Flooring Systems, and Kemp Harr discuss Parterre's new regional sales vp's as well as new LVT products the company has added to satisfy its core clien...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/ralph-grogan-discusses-parterres-new...

Designer Forum: Assembly Design Studio transforms an old bank into an eatery - Oct 2018

By Erica Diskin Ledger is a one-of-a-kind restaurant and bar situated in the former Salem Savings Bank building in the historically rich community of downtown Salem, Massachusetts. The unique eatery,...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/designer-forum-assembly-design-studio-trans...

Designer Forum: CallisonRTKLā€™s bowling center design strikes back - Feb 2019

By Keith L. Wlosek Bowling may be synonymous with Americana, but bowling centers are changing with the times. As retailers and malls reinvent themselves with a laser-like focus on the customer exper...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/designer-forum-callisonrtkls-bowling-center...

Wally Ruttgeizer, Founder of Parterre, Has Died

Roslyn, NY, June 29, 2020-Walter (Wally) Ruttgeizer, 89, founder of Parterre Flooring, died June 13.  Prior to founding Parterre, Ruttgeizer founded Pinay Floors and served as principal of the f...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/wally-ruttgeizer-founder-of-parterre-has-di...

NeoCon 2013 - July 2013

By Darius Helm, Anne Harr, Ruth Simon McRae, and Jessica Chevalier   There was a relaxed but upbeat mood at this year’s NeoCon contract design expo, and the return to color along with t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2013--july-2013

Parterre Names Cornely Sales VP

Brooklyn NY, September 4, 2007--Parterre Flooring Systems has named John Cornely vice president of sales for the eastern U.S. Cornely will manage Parterre’s eastern sales force with a heavy conc...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-names-cornely-sales-vp--

Bentley Prince Street, Parterre Create Collection

  Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 28, 2010 -- Carpet maker Bentley Prince Street and vinyl flooring maker Parterre Flooring Systems have collaborated on a collection of flooring in what they see as the fi...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/bentley-prince-street-parterre-create-colle...

Parterre Joins Fuse Alliance as Preferred Supplier

Laguna Niguel, CA, October 11, 2018-Parterre Flooring Systems has joined Fuse Alliance as a preferred supplier. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts, Parterre was one of the...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-joins-fuse-alliance-as-preferred-s...

Parterre Promotes Chris Easler to SVP of National Accounts

Wilmington, MA, January 4, 2019--Parterre has promoted Chris Easler, from his current position as Parterre’s East Coast regional vice president to senior vice president of national accounts.&nbs...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-promotes-chris-easler-to-svp-of-na...

Healthcare Design Conference Review - Dec 2012

  By Ruth Simon McRae   The Healthcare Design Conference celebrated its tenth anniversary in Phoenix, Arizona, November 3 to 6. Over 4,000 visitors attended the conference, representing t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/healthcare-design-conference-review--dec-20...

Vinyl Maker Parterre in Green Industrial Facility

Brooklyn, NY, May 14, 2009 – Luxury vinyl maker Parterre Flooring is headquartered at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, which has become the nation’s first multi-story green industrial facility.On t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/vinyl-maker-parterre-in-green-industrial-fa...

Top 250 Design Survey 2006 - October 2006

By Maurie Welsh O'Neill When times are good, people don’t complain as much as they do when times are bad. The nation’s Top 250 designers are certainly more content this year than t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/top-250-design-survey-2006--october-2006

Monroe Capital Supported Tower Three's Acquisition of Parterre

Chicago, IL, September 7, 2017-Monroe Capital LLC announced it acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the acquisition of Parterre Fl...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/monroe-capital-supported-tower-threes-acqui...

Parterre Donates Flooring

Wilmington, Massachusetts, December 11, 2012--Parterre Flooring donated 4,000 square feet of its Compete Natural Maple vinyl flooring for the expansion of the Calvary Women's Services center located i...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/parterre-donates-flooring

NeoCon 2009 - July 2009

By Darius Helm, Anne Harr, Frank O'Neill & Maurie Welsh O'Neill With expectations appropriately lowered, this year’s NeoCon, held as always in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, was in many ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2009--july-2009

Top 250 Design Survey 2007 - October 2007

By Darius Helm This year’s survey leaves little doubt that the commercial market has remained stronger and more diversified than ever for a third year in a row. But for the first time in...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/top-250-design-survey-2007--october-2007

INSTALL Adds New Partners

Philadelphia, PA, July 13, 2010--The International Standards and Training Alliance said it recently passed the 100 industry partner level and now has 105 members.Install partners with flooring industr...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/install-adds--new-partners

Resilient Flooring Market Update - Feb 2015

By Darius Helm Much like the carpet category, resilient flooring is in the midst of a transition, with new types of products replacing the old. And in both cases the new product is modular—ca...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/resilient-flooring-market-update--feb-2015

Taj Flooring Names Torie Bonafede VP of National Accounts

Elgin, IL, January 7, 2020-Taj Flooring is excited to announce the addition of Torie Bonafede as vice president of national accounts. Bonafede brings over twenty years of proven, successful selling e...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/taj-flooring-names-torie-bonafede-vp-of-nat...