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Ron Ellsworth's Curriculum Vitae


A Floorman Company

P.O. Box 404
Valier Illinois
62891
Phone: (618)  240-5697
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Career History
U.S. Army- (Honorable Discharge) 1976-1981
House Springs Furniture & Carpet- Sales- 1985-1989
Tile Town Carpet City- Sales Manager-1989-1990
Henges Interiors- Sales/Division Manager-1990-2007
A Floorman Company-President- Flooring Inspector- 2003-Present
Certifications
** 2003-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspector- Inspector Training Services for Floor Coverings (ITS)
** 2005-Mohawk University-Product Knowledge Ceramic Tile
** 2005-Mohawk University- Product Knowledge Hardwood & Laminate
** 2005-Mohawk University- Customer Focused Selling Skills
** 2007- 2017 (resigned) National Wood Flooring Association Certified Professionals (NWFACP)
** 2008-Certified Floorcovering Installers (CFI) Technical Certification
** 2008-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspector-(Brickman Consulting)
** 2008-Flooring Consultants & Inspection Training Services (FCITS) Certified Carpet Inspector
** 2008-Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) Ceramic Tile Inspection Course
** 2009-"Laticrete International Inc. Profit Through Knowledge"
for Technical Training in Materials and Methods of Ceramic Tile and Stone Technology
** 2009-Certified Flooring Installer (CFI) Installation For The Inspector
** 2009-Commercial Carpet Inspection Course (FCITS)
** 2009-2017 (resigned) National Wood Flooring Association Certified Professionals (NWFACP) Commercial Wood Inspector School
** 2010-Bamboo & Cork Inspection training (FCITS)
*** 2015 Advanced Ceramic Tile, Bamboo and Hardwood Flooring Inspector’s Training (IFCII)
**** 2018 Advanced Hardwood, Bamboo and Laminate Training (FCITS)
**** 2018- Glass Tile inspection Certification (CFI)

** 1989-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1990-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1991-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1992-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1993-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1994-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1995-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1996-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet

** International Certification Registry (Registry No. 431) Trained, Certified & Registered In:
> Carpet Technologist
> Carpet Inspector
> Substrate Floor Inspector
> Ceramic Tile Inspector
> Hard Surface Technician
> Carpet Cleaning Technician







Additional Certifications
** 2003-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspector- Inspector Training Services for Floor Coverings (ITS)
** 2005-Mohawk University-Product Knowledge Ceramic Tile
** 2005-Mohawk University- Product Knowledge Hardwood & Laminate
** 2005-Mohawk University- Customer Focused Selling Skills
** 2007- 2017 (resigned) National Wood Flooring Association Certified Professionals (NWFACP)
** 2008-Certified Floorcovering Installers (CFI) Technical Certification
** 2008-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspector-(Brickman Consulting)
** 2008-Flooring Consultants & Inspection Training Services (FCITS) Certified Carpet Inspector
** 2008-Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) Ceramic Tile Inspection Course
** 2009-"Laticrete International Inc. Profit Through Knowledge"
for Technical Training in Materials and Methods of Ceramic Tile and Stone Technology
** 2009-Certified Flooring Installer (CFI) Installation For The Inspector
** 2009-Commercial Carpet Inspection Course (FCITS)
** 2009-2017 (resigned) National Wood Flooring Association Certified Professionals (NWFACP) Commercial Wood Inspector School
** 2010-Bamboo & Cork Inspection training (FCITS)
*** 2015 Advanced Ceramic Tile, Bamboo and Hardwood Flooring Inspector’s Training (IFCII)
**** 2018 Advanced Hardwood, Bamboo and Laminate Training (FCITS)
**** 2018- Glass Tile inspection Certification (CFI)

** 1989-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1990-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1991-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1992-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1993-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1994-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1995-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet
** 1996-Top Performer Status as a Salesperson for Wear-Dated Carpet

** International Certification Registry (Registry No. 431) Trained, Certified & Registered In:
> Carpet Technologist
> Carpet Inspector
> Substrate Floor Inspector
> Ceramic Tile Inspector
> Hard Surface Technician
> Carpet Cleaning Technician







Formal Education
Rend Lake College
Red Bud College
Industry Training Seminars
* 1985-Bruce Hardwood Installation School
* 2003-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspection Course(Inspector Training Services for Floor Covering)
* 2005-Mohawk University; Hardwood, Laminate, Ceramic Tile Product Knowledge
* 2005-Award Laminate Training
* 2005-Alloc Flooring Training
* 2005-DuPont Flooring Training
* 2005-Armstrong Vinyl Training
* 2006-Tarkett Vinyl Training
* 2005-Classen Flooring Training
* 2005 -Kronotex Flooring Training
* 2005-Formica Counter Tops (Solid Surface & Stone) Training
* 2006-Pergo Laminate Training
* 2006-Wood Inspection Course ( Floor School Online)
* 2007-National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) Hardwood Inspection Course
* 2008-Flooring Consultants & Inspection Training Services, Inc. (FCITS) Carpet Inspection Course
* 2008-Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) Ceramic Tile Inspection Course
* 2008-Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspection Course (Brickman Consulting)
** 2009- Laticrete International Inc. "Profit Through Knowledge" for Technical Training in Materials & Methods of Ceramic Tile & Stone Technology
** 2009- Certified Flooring Installer (CFI) Installation For The Inspector
** 2009- National Wood Flooring Association Certifed Professionals (NWFACP) Commercial Wood Inspector School
** 2009-Commercial Carpet Inspector Course (FCITS)
*** 2010-Bamboo & Cork Inspection Course (FCITS)
*** 2010- Konecto Endorsed Installer Program
**** 2012- Engineered & Solid Wood Flooring Workshop (Dept. of Forest Bio-materials Wood Products Extension North Carolina State University)
**** 2012- Cork Training (Steve Tolli-instructor)
***** 2013- Armstrong Wood & Laminate Webinar
***** 2015 Advanced Ceramic Tile, Bamboo, & Hardwood Flooring Inspector Certification course (IFCII)
***** 2017- Institute for Floor Covering Inspectors (IFCII) Luxury Vinyl Products Certification Course
***** 2017- Schluter Systems Innovation Workshop Part 1 & Part 2
****** 2018- Glass Tile inspection Certification (CFUI)
******* 2019- Bona Training Sand & Finish School
******* 2019- Pallman Product Training
Industry Association Memberships
*** Certified Claims Inspector Association (CCIA)
*** National Institute of Certified Floor Covering Inspectors (NICFI)
*** World Floor Covering Association (WFCA)
*** International Certification Registry (ICR)
*** International Certified Floor Covering Installers Association (CFI)
Commercial Sites Inspected Cities Inspected
Southern Ill Univ. (Dunham Hall) Edwardsville, IL.
Duckett Truck Center Poplar Bluff, Mo.
St. Mary's Church Sperry, Iowa
Marshalls St. Peters, Mo.
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Springfield, IL.
Fresh Deli & Subs NY, NY Kansas City, Mo.
Illinois State Police Dist.19 Carmi, IL.
Wabash Retirement Center Carmi, IL.
Peachtree Catering & Banquet Columbia, Mo.
Frieze Harley Davidson O'Fallon, IL.
The Poppy Seed Evansville, In.
New Berlin Elementary School New Berlin, IL.
V.A. Medical Center Marion, IL.
Crestwood Bowling Alley Crestwood, Mo.
Cooks Pharmacy Eminence, Ky.
Simmons & Associates, PLLC Hot Springs, Arkansas
Sudden Link Phone Batesville, Arkansas
Place One Liquor Store Hopkinsville, Ky.
St. Louis Univ. (Drummond Hall) St. Louis, Mo.
Jefferson Barracks Canteen Office St. Louis, Mo.
St. Anthony's Medical Center St. Louis, Mo.
Jackson Purchase Medical Center Mayfield, Ky.
Salem Township Hospital Salem, IL.
O'Bryans Bar & Grill Owensboro, KY.
North County Country Club Red Bud, IL.
Owingsville Baptist Church Owingsville, KY.
Wal-Mart Carrollton, KY.
Wal-Mart West Burlington, IA.
Central Illinois Agency of Aging Peoria, IL.
Southern Ill Univ. (Vadalabene) Edwardsville, IL.
Casino Queen East St. Louis, IL.
Sunset Hills Country Club Edwardsville, IL.
Holiday Inn Express Festus, Mo.
Breneman & Company Chesterfield, Mo.
Coach (Galleria Mall) St. Louis, Mo.
Egyptian Health Department Carmi, IL.
Sun Flower Foods Quitman, Ms.
First Service Bank Greenbrier, Ar.
Cotillion Ridge Nursing Home Robinson , IL.
Ekklesia Bible Tabernacle Church Dayton, Tn.
UASM Psychiatric Research Little Rock, Ar.
Wal-Mart Bolivar, Tn.
First Tennessee Bank Memphis, Tn.
Johnny's Steakhouse Columbia, Mo.
St. Louis Univ. Medical Center St. Louis, Mo.
Shirley's Restaurant Butler, Tn.
Hard Rock Casino Catoosa, OK.
Best Buy Chesterfield, Mo.
Laddonia School Laddonia, Mo.
Hannibal-LaGrange College Hannibal, Mo.
Howdershell Veterinarian Clinic Florissant, Mo.
Tulsa Spine&Orthopedic Institute Tulsa, OK.
Teslar Labs Alton, IL.
Neugebauer Flooring Houston, Mo.
Sparta Public Library (2010) Sparta, IL.
Packert & Company PCA Mountain Home, AR.
James R. Campbell D.O. Broken Arrow, OK.
Decatur Manor Health Care Decatur, IL.
Great Clips # 9475 Quincy, IL.
Alfa Insurance Amory, Ms.
Troy Mills Country Store Kirksville, Mo.
Old National Bank Morganfield, Ky.
Great River Medical Center W. Burlington, IA.
First Baptist Church Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Fayette County Schools Sommerville, Tn.
Mizpah Church (2010) Harrisburg, IL.
Oklahoma State University Stillwater, Ok.
St. Anthony's Hospital St. Louis, Mo.
Data Systems International Overland Park, Ks.
Action Services Morrilton, Ar.
Lane Elementary School Louisville, Ky.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church Fults, IL.
Trends Salon Jackson, Tn.
Cooper's Oak Winery Booneville, Mo.
Jones Pharmacy Paducah, Ky.
Ripley Health Care & Rehab Ctr. Ripley, Tn.
Lake Side Behavioral Health Ctr. Memphis, Tn.
Central Baptist Church Conway, Ar.
First National Bank Pinckneyville, IL.
Pontoosuc Church Dallis City, IL.
Herrin Hospital Herrin, IL.
Remington Park Racing & Casino Oklahoma City, OK.
New West Elementary School Owensboro, KY.
Conveyor Engineering & Mfg. Cedar Rapids, IA.
Meadowbrook Rehab Hospital Gardner, KS.
Effingham Dental Group Effingham, IL.
Teutopolis High School Teutopolis, IL.
Ft. Knox Defense Commissary Ft. Knox, Ky.
Aviston Countryside Manor Aviston, IL.
Avonlea Cottage Milan, IL.
Riverview Hospital Noblesville, IN.
Mountain View Elem. School Hyden, Ky.
Manpower Inc. St. Louis, Mo.
Mt. Fuji Restaurant Madisonville, Ky.
Westside Baptist Church Murray, Ky.
New Berlin Junior High School New Berlin, IL.
Methodist Hospice Residence Memphis, Tn.
Washington Univ. (Green Hall 2011) St. Louis, Mo.
Plummer Funeral Home Litchfield, IL.
Copper Bussmann Ellisville, Mo.
Forest Products Supply St. Louis, Mo.
The Lafayette Square Building Little Rock, Ar.
Golden Years Harrisonville, Mo.
Highland Springs Country Club Springfield, Mo.
Tension Envelope Kansas City, Mo.
Dhafer's Steak House Dexter, Mo.
Southeast Missouri State Univ. Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Dollar Tree Lexington, Ky.
Liquor Barn Danville, Ky.
Hallmark (Brookdale Sr. Living) St. Louis, Mo.
Westwood Country Club St. Louis, Mo.
Burrows Law Firm St. Charles, Mo.
H. J. Enterprises High Ridge, Mo.
Toddletowne Learning Center East Alton, IL.
Walmart Quincy, IL.
Mizpah Church (2012) Harrisburg, IL.
The Valley (Assisted Living) Florissant, Mo.
Torrids Chesterfield, Mo.
Tell City High School Tell City, In.
Victoria's Secret (St. Clair Mall) Fairview Heights, IL.
Zion Hope Baptist Church Indianapolis, In.
Boston Scientific Spencer, In.
Decatur Indoor Sports Center Decatur, IL.
Jerseyville Estates Assisted Living Jerseyville, IL.
Wal-Mart Billings, Mt.
Emmanuel Baptist Church Roundup, Mt.
Central Baptist Church Winchester, Ky.
Wal-Mart Kirksville, Mo.
Wal-Mart Vandalia, IL.
Mark Twain Visitors Center Laddonnia, Mo.
Eden Village Assisted Living Center Glen Carbon, IL.
WRW Concrete, Inc. Beecher City, IL.
Maryville Professional Building Maryville, IL.
Trident Group (2011) Chesterfield, Mo.
Trident Group (2012) Chesterfield, Mo.
Leasing Office St. Louis, Mo.
Athena Elementary School De Soto, Mo.
Blankenbaker Office Center Louisville, Ky.
Verizon Wireless Carbondale, IL.
American Eagle Credit Union St. Louis, Mo.
St. Mary's Parish Center Mt. Vernon, IL.
The Brook Hospital Louisville, Ky.
Donelson Senior Center Nashville, Tn.
Select Specialty Hospital Nashville, Tn.
Once Upon A Child Collierville, Tn.
Alton Legion Center Godfrey, IL.
Sparta Public Library (2013) Sparta, IL.
Barn Yard Training Center Nevada, Mo.
Eli Lilly Indianapolis, In.
Stoops Buick GMC Muncie, In.
Credit Bureau Systems Owensboro, Ky.
New Liberty Baptist Church Iuka, IL.
North American Lighting Salem, IL.
Golden Years Harrisonville, Mo.
Brown Co. Developmental Services Hiawatha, Ks.
Centennial Health Care Greeley, Co.
Faith Covenant Church Colorado Springs, Co.
Trinidad Inn Nursing Home Trinidad, Co.
Dietmeier Orthodontics Denver, Co.
Inner Beauty MD Aiken, SC.
Graphic Packaging International Middletown, Oh.
Wal-Mart West Plains, Mo.
Wal-Mart Branson, Mo.
Wal-Mart Vandalia, IL.
Ernst & Young LLP Cincinnati, Oh.
Waco Warehouse Inc. Troy, Oh.
Wal-Mart Mattoon, IL.
Hometown Care (Family Health Clinic) Dixon, IL.
Wal-Mart Springfield, IL.
Wal-Mart McComb, IL.
Wal-Mart Terra Haute, In.
Wal-Mart Muncie, In.
Wal-Mart Bedford, In.
Wal-Mart Greensburg, In.
Wal-Mart Louisville, Ky.
Wal-Mart Cabot, Ar.
Wal-Mart Forest City, Ar.
Wal-Mart Radcliff, Ky.
Wal-Mart Stanford, Ky.
Wal-Mart Owensboro, Ky.
Wal-Mart Madisonville, Ky.
Wal-Mart Clarksville, Tn.
Wal-Mart Houston, Mo.
Wildcat Liquor Princeton, Ky.
Sadie's Sideboard & Smoke House Branson, Mo
Wal-Mart Henderson, Ky.
Wal-Mart Olney, IL.
Dance Creations Springfield, IL.
Lexington Health Care & Rehab Lexington, Tn.
Heartland Care & Rehab Center Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Elizabethtown Housing Authority Elizabethtown, Ky.
Volkswagen of Marion Marion, IL.
Campsite Baptist Church Mt. Vernon, IL
Fellowship Hall Anna, IL.
Ina Missionary Baptist Church Ina, IL.
Highland Baptist Church Hillsboro, Mo.
Fitness Connections Bloomington, IL.
North Park Veterinary Clinic Evansville, In.
Heartland Worship Center Paducah, Ky.
First Nazarene Church Dexter, Mo.
Wellington Elementary School Louisville, Ky.
Hope Church Bentonville, Ar.
Washington Univ. (Green Hall-2014) St. Louis, Mo.
Naylor First Christian Church Naylor, Mo.
University of ILL. (Illini Union Study Zone) Urbana, IL.
West Washington High School Okawville, IL.
Wild Birds Unlimited Indianapolis, In.
Verizon Wireless Little Rock, Ar.
Sortino Advisory Partners Louisville, Ky.
Calhoun Chiropractic Clinic Calhoun, Ky.
St. Peter Cleaver Church Lexington, Ky
Morgan Foods Austin, In.
Seebach Hotel Louisville, Ky.
General Grant Mall St. Louis, Mo.
Trapshooting Hall of Fame Sparta, IL.
Carriage Ford Clarksville, Tn.
Sortino Advisory Partners Louisville, Ky.
Good Samaritan Hospital Vincennes, In.
Bradley Chapel Boonville, In.
Springhurst Animal Hospital Louisville, Ky.
Frazer & Massey Law Marion, IL.
Rolling Hills Country Club Paducah, Ky.
Four Rivers Urgent Care Paducah, Ky.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Fairfield, IL.
Walmart Billings, Mt.
Walmart Corydon, In.
Select Specialty Nashville, Tn
Blankenbaker Office Center Louisville, Ky.
Trinity United Church Denver, Co.
Flip Flop Shop Broomfield, Co.
Christ The King Sanctuary Denver, Co.
Kaiser Permanente Englewood, Co.
Big Piney Middle School Big Piney, Wy.
Burrows Law Firm St. Charles, Mo.
Eagle Elementary School Eagle, Co.
Eagle Middle School Eagle, Co.
Denver Museum of Nature & Science Denver, Co.
Travelers Lodge Durango, Co.
Hampton Inn Littleton, Co.
Evans Fire Department Evans, Co.
Kate Spade Denver Co.,
Kohls Lakewood, Co.
Pueblo Community College Pueblo, Co.
St. Mary's Catholic School Greeley, Co.
The Village Tennis & Riding Club (Epoxy) Cherry Hills Village, Co.
Centennial Airport Hanger (Epoxy) Centennial, Co.
The Dog House (Epoxy) Breckenridge, CO
Royal Gorge Railroad Canon City, CO
Grand Lodge Breckenridge, CO
Verizon Wireless Louisville, KY
 
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