Professional of the Year - Floor Coverings

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Steve J. Hernandez

Title: President
Industry: Floor Coverings
Type of Organization: Floor Coverings Company
Major Product/Service: Provides carpet and carpet tiles sales, cleaning and installation services for hotels and banks
Expertise: Mr. Hernandez oversees operations, sales and management. He gives estimates and liaises with local government offices regarding carpet installations.
Geographic Area of Distribution: Puerto Rico, The Caribbean
University/Degree: Attended, St. John's University, New York
Born: April 6, 1940, Orient, Cuba
Hobbies/Sports: Going to the beach
Spouse: Vivian
Married: October 12, 1968
Children: Steve, John, Vivian Marie
Career Accomplishments: The company, which began in 1966, has provided carpeting services to almost all of the major hotels and many banks in Puerto Rico. They were the only installer of carpet for Home Depot stores in Puerto Rico for over 12 years. Recently, the company finished carpeting the Puerto Rico Convention Center. They also did the same for the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City.