Meet the Team

Greg Colando | President

Greg’s feet are firmly planted in the flooring world and he has the credentials to prove it.

For more than 25 years, Greg’s been involved in floorcovering sales, management, and product development, specifically modular floorcovering. More than 20 of those years have been spent in our extended family, the Interface companies, in positions ranging from President of Interface Flooring Systems to President of Interface Americas Floorcoverings Group.
At FLOR, Greg is directly responsible for defining our vision, developing our business plan, and directing sales and operations.
He also continues to serve an integral role
at Interface as Senior Vice President of Interface Americas.

Chip DeGrace | Senior Vice President, Creative

Chip tends the creative engine that makes FLOR the most innovative, environmentally-responsible modular floorcovering in the residential market. Chip is right in there, directing product design and FLOR’s advertising, marketing and catalog strategies, making sure each support our overall business strategy and the great design and sustainability values of our family.
Before he signed on to become part of the team that launched FLOR, Chip was part of Interface, Inc., serving as Vice President of Creative Strategies and Director of Brand Management for Interface Flooring Systems. Early on, Chip earned some design chops: Chip previously worked as a commercial interior designer for eight years at Chicago-based firms ISD & The Environments Group.

Rick Kilmer | Vice President, Retail Operations

Rick is responsible for the profitable expansion of FLOR’s branded retail stores. As our resident expert on strategic planning, operational efficiencies and
real estate development, Rick develops and executes the business plans for successful entry into FLOR’s key markets throughout the U.S. Overseeing operations, staff management, merchandising, and marketing, he is involved in all aspects of bringing our brand experience to customers at the local level. A recent and most welcome addition to the FLOR team, Rick brings with him proven success in driving sales and profitability for multi-channel, luxury home furnishings brands JANUS et Cie, and Kallista, a subsidiary of
the Kohler Company.

For interview requests or additional information on our management team, please contact Abby Rechenthin at 312.798.2232 or via email at

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