A premier industry panel of three judges reviewed and evaluated Starnet Member entries submitted via S-Net. Members were asked to report any and every environmental initiative their firms had accomplished and/or had underway as of 12/31/2012. From reduction of office waste and energy, to marketing green products, to local community efforts to make a difference, to reclamation efforts were reported. Members were also encouraged to include any collaboration with Starnet Vendor Partners. Diane Martel, VP Sustainability for Tarkett, Kemp Harr, Owner/Editor of Floor Focus and Dr. Bob Peoples Executive Director of CARE selected a Gold, Silver and Bronze winner.
The 2013 winners of the Starnet Environmental Stewardship Award are:
- Gold – Corporate Floors, Inc. Grapevine, TX
- Silver – Consolidated Carpet New York, NY
- Bronze – DFS Flooring Van Nuys, CA