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Fit 4 School | South Florida

Fit 4 School | South Florida

One of the things I was taught early in my career is the importance of giving back. In fact, my now business partner, Mike Thomas, created Fit4School over a decade ago at our Georgia headquarters.. We wanted to find a way to provide support to the community that had been
Lifting the Veil: Insight Into the Federal Reserve System

Lifting the Veil: Insight Into the Federal Reserve System

Inflation is top of mind for anyone, especially employers who want to keep their team intact. Last Tuesday, I had the honor of learning about our nation’s Federal Reserve System, specifically our region, the sixth district. I learned from Ginger Martin, a director at the Miami branch, as part of
Stop Calling It Wallpaper!

Stop Calling It Wallpaper!

Our team is blown away at how so many people still use the term wallpaper vs. wallcovering. Yes, wallpaper still exists and we use it occasionally on residential projects, however, what we specify all the time is wallcovering. I’m going to shed some light on some huge misconceptions around this
CREW Summit 2022

CREW Summit 2022

In June, I had the opportunity to travel with our CREW chapter’s President Elect and Delegate to the Spring Summit in Indianapolis (actually on my birthday!) I’ve never been to Indianapolis and the city actually surprised me. The architecture was traditional yet industrial and it was nice to see so
A Unique Rewarding Neocon

A Unique Rewarding Neocon

A Uniquely Rewarding Neocon Maria VanDeman, NCIDQ, LEED AP, IIDA OFS District Sales Manager & DEI Committee Chair It was good to be back in the windy city with many familiar South Florida faces for NeoCon 2022, the world’s leading event for the commercial interior design industry and showcase for
A Fireside Chat with Craig Huston

A Fireside Chat with Craig Huston

Last week we hosted the Emerging Executives group of the Executive’s Association of Fort Lauderdale here at JTI. We had charcuterie and drinks for our guests and Craig Huston of Huston Consulting Group was the speaker. We had a small group of people so the format was casual and conversational,