New Bradenton Showroom
Home-Tech has been an industry leader in the fields of home-service agreements, air conditioning and major appliance sales and service for more than three decades. With programs like the Gold Service Agreement Contract, which lets subscribers fully insure their appliances and air-conditioning for an entire year, Home-Tech offers complete and comprehensive care. With more than 90 trucks serving their customers, Home-Tech proudly dedicates itself to the customers they serve.
Founded in 1981 by Steve Marino, who continues as president and chairman of the board, Home-Tech is privately held and employee-owned. Home-Tech employs 135 people in southwest Florida and provides services in Sarasota, Manatee, Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties, with its headquarters in Fort Myers. This spring, the company is celebrating the grand opening its newly constructed appliance showroom and regional office in Bradenton, just off of State Road 70 and Lena Road.
The lush, tropical flowers and foliage of Floridian islands inspired this dramatic, overscale floral rug, colored in gorgeous, happy hues. The mix of hooked and tufted wool, in high-twist yarns and mottled colors, gives the rug great texture and dimension.
Rugs As Art, Inc. is widely known as one of the nation’s most prestigious and award-winning area rug stores, priding itself on excellent selection, unbeatable prices and unparalleled customer service. In fact, Rugs As Art was just named the Best Area Rug Store in America by AmericasMart Atlanta.
Jesica Ruiz-Tagle, Vivie Porterfield and Judy Jones
Contemporary Cabinetry and Closet Concepts, locally owned by Jerry and Connie Beatty, welcome Jesica Ruiz-Tagle, senior kitchen and bath designer (formerly with Ray Routh Inc.). Ruiz-Tagle joins Judy Jones and Vivie Porterfield, senior designers of custom closets, home offices, wall units, Murphy beds and more, as well as Ernie Kauffman, master wood craftsman.
Contemporary Cabinetry and Closet Concepts has been a trusted name in Sarasota’s custom cabinetry industry for 25 years, offering design and in-house manufacturing services at its 12,000-square-foot facility. The company prides itself on building relationships with clients and developing products of exceptional quality.