The success behind HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse’s complete carpet and flooring collection, excellent customer service, and impressive carpet and flooring installations is a group of hardworking people. Get to know the amazing team that ensures everything is easy and worry-free when it comes to getting your brand new carpet or floor:
Avi Gunzburg, Founder and President of HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse
Avi has worked hard to make the company successful from day one while standing firm in his convictions of the way a business should run. Avi prides himself on giving each and every customer real honest information, and doing what is right for them and their floor – even if it means a smaller sale. He makes sure that all the people that work for HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse share the same philosophy. Avi built this company on Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, and Trust and he accepts nothing less.
With a diverse background in carpet and flooring sales and installations, construction (commercial and residential), handyman services, mortgages, real estate, and a host of other experiences, he brings a lot to the table for the business and for the customer. He is dedicated to the local economy, the environment, his employees, and most of all his customers. From the ground up, Avi will only do something if it is right for the customer.
Avi lives in Northwest Baltimore City with his wife, children, and dog – a German Shepherd. He enjoys running, spending time at the water, boating, fishing, hanging out with his family, and talking about carpet or flooring. He loves a good cup of coffee (with milk and no sugar) and the satisfaction of helping his customers get the right carpet and flooring for the right price.
Andy Hixson, Commercial Sales
Andy Hixson has over 10 years of experience working within the carpet and flooring industry. He has found the most rewarding and satisfying moments are when he can establish rock-solid relationships while offering the perfect blend between solving a customer’s need with the right product at an affordable price point.
He fully embraces the company motto of “Treating others as we would like to be treated” in his business and personal life. Andy lives in Odenton, Maryland with his wife and 2 children. He enjoys reading a good book, cooking (eating and sharing his fantastic creations) as well as a leisurely round of golf.
Katie Riddile, Office Manager
Katie came to HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse with over 15 years of management experience and assumed the position of Office Manager. Her love of operations has been key in keeping accounts current and procedures in place. Katie’s ability to multi task allows her to oversee many aspects of the company. From HR to AR, she takes pride in ensuring she is taking care of employees and clients.
Katie has two daughters, four cats and a dog. She enjoys organic cooking and baking, gardening and reading in her free time and is very active in yoga.
Michael Boyd, Commercial Accounts
Michael Boyd is a true professional with 35 years of experience under his belt. Forever the gentleman, he conducts himself with integrity, care, and always doing what is right for his clients – a philosophy that he closely shares with HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse. Michael prides himself on being the Lead Commercial Account Executive as well as Commercial Sales Trainer for HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse.
Michael is a happily married man, intensely involved with his Church as Directors of Children’s Ministries and the Youth Leaders.
Tierra Johnson, Production Manager
Tierra joined HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse as our receptionist. Her years of multi-family housing experience and desire to make clients happy promoted her to our Production Manager position. Tierra brings to the position her strong organization, attention to detail and problem solving skills as well as a belief in good customer service. Her efficient and direct approach to her position has helped to streamline the production process and keeps things moving smoothly.
Tierra lives in Baltimore, Maryland with her fianc√© and their three children. She is continuing her education in computer sciences. Tierra is a devoted mother who loves dance and fashion to the point of addiction with her passion being shoes!
Paulette Jenkins, Receptionist
Paulette is the newest addition to the HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse team as our receptionist. She comes with over 20 years of experience specifically in the flooring field. Her vast knowledge and love of people makes her the perfect face to greet our clients who come in. Whether taking orders over the phone or showing samples to clients, Paulette prides herself in ensuring the client knows they are most important.
Paulette lives in Baltimore, Maryland. She is a mother to five girls and is also a grandmother and a great-grandmother. She lives with her cat named Eight, and enjoys cooking, sewing, dancing and writing poetry. Paulette is very active in her church and enjoys doing mission work for the homeless.
Paul Tringali, Multi-Properties
Paul is new to the flooring industry but comes to us with over 17 years of business and relationship building experience. His innovative and personable approach to business has made him a quick success at HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse in our multi-family properties division. His drive to be successful and deliver the best experience has made him an invaluable team member.
Paul lives in Anne Arundel County. He is currently in school working to obtain his second Bachelors in Business Finance. In his free time, Paul is an avid karaoke fan and can often be found behind the mic whenever the opportunity presents itself. Paul also enjoys travel, networking and working in his community.
Randy, Carpet Cleaning
Randy’s positive “can-do” attitude has helped grow our carpet cleaning division exponentially. He takes each job personally and gives it 100%. His pride and enjoyment come from a job well done and from offering clients the best blend of service, knowledge and problem solving skills.
Randy lives in Baltimore. He enjoys quiet time, working and is very involved in his religion. He believes every day is a good day and takes this view into his personal life as well as his professional.
Brandon Pindell, Sales
Brandon comes to HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse with an array of experience in logistics, computer networking, business management, and global management. He prides himself in always putting the customer first and does his best to please every person he comes in contact with. While HRS Flooring/The Carpet Warehouse continues to grow, Brandon is working diligently on ways to improve the company’s efficiency and performance and allow the company to grow stronger and larger all the while keeping the friendship with our clients, the service we provide top-notch, and the best experience.
Brandon lives in Harford County with his family and dog – a Jug. He enjoys outdoor activities with his family such as hiking, camping, Cornhole, football and fishing.
Lewis Crumb, Warehouse
Lewis came to use with over 3 years of management experience which he utilizes in keeping our warehouse running smoothly. He prides himself on being able to help the company grow and assisting in meeting our client’s needs. He enjoys what he does and takes great pride in being part of the HRS family.
Lewis is the proud father of three kids and they enjoy going out to eat and play. Their favorite sports are basketball and football. And of course… Video games!!
Charles Windsor, Flooring Warehouse
Charles has over 6 years of flooring warehouse experience. He says he takes the most pride in attention to details, hard work and problem solving with co-workers. These attributes have made him an invaluable member to our team and to our clients. His knowledge of warehousing and receiving has been instrumental in fine tuning our inventory tracking process.
Charles has two children and in his free time, they love to go camping, fishing, and paint balling. He loves to read. His favorite books are suspense novels and his favorite author is Tom Clancy.
Warren Wilson, Flooring Warehouse
Warren has worked to make himself a strong part of the team and assists in keeping the warehouse in top shape to ensure that our clients are well taken care of.
Warren lives in Baltimore. He is a huge Ravens fan and loves to relax and spend time with friends and family in his down time.