Monday, July 16, 2012
HF Briefs: Basic Coatings Hiring; Trout River Distribution Center; More
Basic Coatings (Toledo, Ohio) has posted an ad in the HF Classifieds for a Southeast regional manager. The position requires performing hands-on demonstrations and making recommendations for new distributors. The company is also currently seeking a director of sales.
Trout River Lumber LLC (Crewe, Va.) recently announced the opening of a new distribution center to directly serve contractors in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. The center's address is 12739 Spectrim Lane, Midlothian, Virginia 23112. For more information, call Marshall Ford at (434) 645-2600 or (804) 938-4851 (cell).
NeoCon East, the premier commercial furnishings exposition in the Mid-Atlantic region for the architecture and design community, will take place Oct. 17-18 at the Baltimore Convention Center at One West Pratt Street. For more information, see the HF Calendar page.
Distributor Philadelphia Floor Store Inc. (Conshohocken, Pa.) in June hosted more than 40 wood flooring professionals for a free demo highlighting Waterlox Coatings Corporation's resin-modified tung oil finish.
A reader has posted a notice in the HF Classifieds for a used 8-inch Clarke sander for sale.
Impact Search and Placement LLC, a wood products industry hiring firm, has placed two job openings in the HF Classifieds: maintenance and reliability manager (multiple openings) and superintendent, plywood manufacturing.
The National Association of Wholesale-Distributors (NAW) has begun publishing a monthly 6-page economic snapshot. The electronic publication costs $16.50 per month and is emailed to subscribers. You can view the June preview here and subscribe here.
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has launched a website at www.iicrc.org.