The Maple Flooring Manufacturing Association held their Bi-Annual conference in San Antonio, TX. The 3-day conference was held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Golf Club. While attending the conference Aacer dealers took time out to attend a dinner where top achieving dealers were recognized. Aacer was also well represented at the popular golf tournament where the Aacer team of Floyd Shelton from Arizona Gym Floors, Bill Miller and Matt Sheafer from Miller Flooring and Jared Jellison from Jelco Floors finished as runner-up.
This week Aacer Flooring participated in the national trade show for the American Institute of Architects in Denver Colorado. The show was well attended by Architects, Designers and Engineers from around the United States. The general discussion on the trade show floor was the confidence in new an upcoming work firms are recognizing. Aacer Flooring was exhibiting both Sports and Residential products at the show. Aacer also being a preferred continuing education provider had Regional Manager Kevin Miller present on the trade show floor to a well attended class. Thank you for all the assistance we received from our local dealers and contractors form the Denver market.
Aacer Flooring awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship to Peshtigo High School graduating senior Marcus Behnke. Marcus met the criteria of the scholarship in accepting full-time enrollment at an accredited 2-year technical or non-technical school, pursuing a degree in a skilled trade related to Construction or manufacturing industry. Marcus also demonstrated an understanding of the importance of integrity and ethics which are the foundation in every industry. Marcus was also eligible for a position at Aacer flooring which he accepted and will be working as a Finish End Specialist on the production line this summer. Marcus will also be attending NWTC-Marinette and majoring in the CNC Technician program. We wish him the best of luck in all his future endeavors.
A great deal of redevelopment is happening in East Austin, Texas. The Givens Recreation Center is one of the Austin Parks and Recreation projects recently completed. The Park houses the recreation center, neighborhood swimming pool, pavilion, two lighted tennis courts, playscape, a large picnic area, and two softball fields. The center offers Youth, Teen and Adult Programs as well as Special Events. The Recreation Center consists of 9,300 SF of Aacer Scissorloc™ II floating wood floor system including a PowerVent™ system, also a meeting/dance room, weight/boxing room, kitchen, and administrative offices. The gymnasium floor system was installed in April by Jelco Gym Floors of Manchaca, Texas. www.jelcogymfloors.com