David Newman's Curriculum Vitae

Newman
3529 Cannon Rd. #2B-623
Oceanside
92056
Phone: (760)  732-5810
Fax: (760)  732-3983
Career History
Started in the industry 1980, installing carpet and sheet vinyl
Progressed into the fields of maintenance, repairs, & disaster restoration.
Started own business 1987, cleaning & repair of carpet, flooring sales & installation
Got first certification in inspection field 1991 (IICRC)
First company in local area to receive CRI Seal of Approval as carpet cleaner - 2001
Sold off cleaning portion and concentrated business services to consulting, inspection, corrections, & expert witness - 2001
Served Board of Directors Carpet & Fabricare Institute (CFI)
San Diego County Chapter President CFI
NICFI Membership Committee - 2000 - 2008
NICFI Board of Directors - 2008 - '10
NICFI President - 2009
Certifications
Additional Certifications
CTEF - Hard Surface Inspection Class
AFS - Commercial Carpet Inspector
ITS - Advanced Hardwood Flooring Inspector
CFI - Installation for the Inspector (carpet)
IICRC - Carpet Cleaning, Odor Control, Water Damage, Hard Surface Floor Care, Carpet Repair & Reinstallation, Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning, Color Repair, Journeyman Water Restorer, Master Textile Cleaner
Formal Education
Industry Training Seminars
Century Systems - Carpet & Upholstery Cleaner - 1983
Dri Eaz - Deflooding & Restoration School - 1986
California - State Board of Fabric Care - licensed onsite cleaner & spotter - 1986 - 87
DuPont - Authorized Applicator - Masterseries -1990
DuPont - Soil Assessment Training - 1995
Perstorp (Pergo) - Inspection School - 1997
Formica - Inspection School - 2000
Mannington - Authorized Inspector - 2002
DuPont - Installation Real Touch Laminate Flooring - 2005
NWFA - Installation Wood Flooring - 2005
L & N services Inc - Annual education seminars - 1998 - 2006
NICFI - Annual Education conferences - 1998-2006, '08, '10
Education ongoing and continuous, attending seminars and conferences as presented and available.
Industry Association Memberships
AFS - Advanced Flooring Specialist's
NICFI - National Institute of Certified Floorcovering Inspectors
NWFA - National Wood Flooring Association
WFCA - World Floor Covering Association
MIA - Marble Institue of America
Commercial Sites Inspected
Call for referrals
Cities Inspected