About Us

A non-profit 501(c)(6) trade association.

Our Mission

Advance the craftsmanship and professionalism of the flooring industry through training and education of all floor covering related fields.

Enhance inter-industry communication and cooperation through joint committees, task forces and partnership with other trade associations.

Advance representation of all segments of the flooring industry on consensus standards through standards work groups and sponsoring in person participation by group chairs at standards meetings.

Thank You Founding Members

Meet Our Board of Directors

Paul Pleshek

Co-founder & Executive Director

Executive Director Paul Pleshek has served as President of the National Institute of Floor Coving Inspectors and on the Board of Directors for the IICRC as well as different committees for NWFA, IICRC, FCLC, FEG and NICFI.

Sarah Fike


Sarah Fike is an experienced sales, management, and marketing professional who has worked in the flooring industry as well as the print and digital media industry.