Community

At Spectra Contract Flooring, we take great pride in serving the community. Beyond providing valuable flooring solutions, our team seeks to impact the communities around us through volunteering, education and charity. Read posts in this section to see how we've been serving those around us.

Educating and Inspiring the Future of the Construction Industry

Each year, the Atlanta chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) hosts its Block Kids Building Competition. This award-winning program introduces children to the construction industry in an effort to create awareness and promote careers within the trade. This year’s annual event was held on November 11th,… Read more

New Spectra Associate Completes Marathon

Congratulations to Marc Michon, new account manager for Spectra’s Seattle location, who recently completed his first marathon on September 24, 2017. The Bellingham Bay Marathon, located in Bellingham, Washington, is an annual event that presents its participants with a testing 26.2-mile run that covers a total elevation gain of approximately… Read more

Spectra’s own Erica Jean-Baptiste named new President of NAWIC’s Atlanta chapter

Erica Jean-Baptiste, credit manager for Spectra Contract Flooring’s Atlanta office, was recently inducted as president of the National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) Atlanta chapter. The ceremony took place at Shaw Contract’s Atlanta showroom. Former President, Sophia Ruffin (left) inducts Erica Jean-Baptiste (right) as new President of NAWIC’s Atlanta… Read more

Spectra Contract Flooring Tampa Collects 2601 Items for Local Toiletry Drive.

To hundreds in need, simple necessities such as common hygiene items are hard to come by. For this reason, Spectra Contract Flooring Tampa started a community outreach to collect items for nonprofit Metropolitan Ministries. “We said, ‘Why leave that to somebody else? Let’s partner up with our community business partners… Read more

Spectra Contract Flooring Phoenix Celebrating 20 Years of Business

Spectra Contract Flooring Phoenix Celebrating 20 Years of Business It’s crazy to think about how much has changed over the past 20 years. For instance, In 1997, the average gas price peaked at just over a dollar, a film about a sunken ship named the Titanic hit the box office,… Read more

Spectra Contract Flooring Tampa Ranks No. 2 on ‘Best Places To Work’ List

Further east, Spectra Contract Flooring Tampa was recently ranked second on Tampa Bay Business Journal’s list of Best Places To Work. Rankings of the businesses with 25-49 employees across Tampa’s seven-county area took into account confidential questionnaires answered by employees and information on the business’ benefits, culture, and perks. “Every… Read more

Spectra Contract Flooring Dallas Wins Best Tile Installation Award

Dallas Flooring Contractor Best Tile Installation Award Spectra Contract Flooring Dallas was recently awarded Best Commercial Ceramic Tile/Stone Installation of 2016 by Floor Covering Installer for its installation at the American Airlines Integrated Operations Center (Project Manager: Ted Apodaca, Spectra Contract Flooring; General Contractor: Holder and Source 3i; Architecture and… Read more

4C Classrooms Makeover

4C Classrooms Makeover Sanford 4C early head start/head start classrooms get a $19k makeover ORLANDO, Fla. (November 23, 2015) — Students at the Fifth Avenue Early Head Start (EHS) and Head Start (HS) programs are learning their ABCs and 123s in recently renovated classrooms, thanks to donations from Bob Klusman,… Read more

Central Florida’s 11th annual Ladies’ Golf Clinic

Spectra Central Florida hosted its 11th annual Ladies’ Golf Clinic event on Thursday 29 October 2015 at Historic Dubs Dread Golf Course in Orlando. The event was a great success, and the feedback from the participants was that it was some of the best golf instruction they had ever received…. Read more

Educating the construction industry, today and tomorrow!

What is Block Kids? Block Kids introduces children to the construction industry in hopes of creating an awareness of and promoting an interest in careers in the many facets of the construction industry. Our Atlanta NAWIC Block Kids Building Competition 2015 was a huge success and tons of fun. This… Read more