David Zack's Curriculum Vitae

Flooring Inspections
14120 W. Greentree Dr. S.
Litchfield Park
Phone: (623)  234-4220
Fax: (800)  876-3415
Career History
David Zack - President and CEO of Floor Detective Franchising LLC established in January 2016.

Developer of FloorDetective.com and Floor Detective for iPad 2012. Author: The Carpet Book - Claims Guide 2010. This claims publication has been promoted by Shaw Industries. Inspectors, Manufacturers and Inspectors throughout the USA and Canada have purchased this publication.

Co-Author of The Ultimate Carpet Manufacturing, Inspection and Claims Training Manual 2018.

First-generation flooring professional inspecting flooring failures in Michigan. He has been contracted to inspect and correct failures that require a high degree of expertise inside and outside of Michigan. These include inspections/corrections in Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Canada.

Michigan Certified Flooring Inspections of Hardwood, Carpet, Laminate, Bamboo, Cork, Pergo, Floating Floors, Commercial and residential Independent Inspections.

Independent Non-Biased Certified Flooring Inspector

Labratory Testing Technician 1983-1985
Chrysler Corporation Building Management 1985-1997
Owner - Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning -5 Trucks - 1988-2001
IICRC, Certified Senior Practicing Carpet Inspector 1991-Present
NWFA Wood Inspector 2004-Present
AFS Side Match Pro - Color repair- 2001-Present
Additional Certifications
IICRC Senior Practicing Inspector
IICRC Water Damage Restoration
IICRC Basic Repair
IICRC Carpet Cleaning
AFS Side Match Master Color Blender
AFS Laminate Inspector
AFS Hardwood Inspector
AFS Certifed Commercial Carpet Inspector
NWFACP Certified Wood Floor Inspector
Pergo Endorsed Installation Certification
CFI - Installation for the Inspector
Inpect Solutions ISU Educational Course -- 2007
NAFLA Laminate Floor Certified 2011
ICRI -International Concrete Repair Institute Certified Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Technician ( CCSMTT ) 2010
Formal Education
Florida Junior College 1981-1982
Macomb County Community College 1984 - 1989
Detroit College of Business 1996-1997 (Dean' List)
Oakland University 1995 - 1996
IICRC Inspector Certification 1991
AFS Side Match Pro Schooling 2001
NWFA Hardwood Inspector Certification 2004
IICRC Water Damage Schooling
IICRC Carpet Repair Schooling
Pergo Installation Schooling - 2001
AFS Commercial Carpet Inspector - 2008
Howard Brickman - Advanced Wood Floor Training 2007
NAFLA Laminate Floor Certification 2011
ITS - Resilient Training 2015
Industry Training Seminars
West and Williams IICRC Senior Practicing Inspector Certification 1991
Academy of Textiles and Flooring 1993
AFS Side Match Pro Schooling 2001
NWFA, National Wood Flooring Association Certification 2004
Water Damage Schooling - Jeff Bishop
Carpet Repair Schooling - Jimmy Walker CFI
Pergo Installation Schooling
CFI Installation for the Inspector
AFS Commercial Carpet Inspector- Shaw Training
NAFLA Laminate Inspection Certification 2011
ICRI -International Concrete Repair Institute Certified Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Technician ( CCSMTT ) 2010
ITS (Inspector Trainng Service) Resilient Inspection School 2015
CTEF - Ceramic Tile Installation Training May 2016
Virginia Tech - Wood Science Class for Hardwood Flooring June 2016
Mohawk Hardwood Inspector Summit - Virginia 2016
Shaw Hardsurface Flooring Symposium - Dalton - Through The Guild- October 2016

Industry Association Memberships
IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
NICFI, National Institute of Certified Flooring Inspectors
AFS, Advanced Flooring Specialists
NWFA, National Wood Flooring Association
WFCA, World Floor Covering Association
ICRI -International Concrete Repair Institute Certified Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Technician ( CCSMTT ) 2010
NFIC - 2012
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Cities Inspected