Parterre Flooring Announces New Hire for Greater Chicago Area

Shawna Leafers

Parterre Flooring Systems, a leader in luxury vinyl flooring and surfaces, announces the recent hire of Shawna Leafers, who has assumed the role of Sales Representative for the greater Chicago area.

“Shawna has already been a great addition to the sales team at Parterre. With a background in interior design, in addition to sales experience, she effectively communicates with and provides quality service, building long-standing relationships with the Chicago-area design community,” said Renae Hawley, Parterre Flooring Regional Vice President of the Midwest. “Shawna is driven and creative, two qualities that will make her successful in expanding our marketing and increasing brand presence.”

Shawna brings with her, extensive experience in the furnishings and textile industries, as well as a degree in interior design. Prior to joining Parterre, Shawna held positions at Agati, Inc. where she served as Director of Public Space Solutions handling sales for all architectural design firms, dealers, and end users, and, worked as Showroom Manager at Bernhardt Design.


Parterre Flooring Systems is a leading manufacturer of commercial vinyl flooring and surfaces in North America. In business since 1991, the company offers a broad selection of luxury vinyl tile, plank, and resilient sheet products that authentically replicate the beauty of nature in wood and stone colors and designs as well as metallic surfaces and other unique finishes. Expect greater resilience, easier maintenance and better durability with the superior performance of vinyl. Parterre flooring and surface products are recyclable, environmentally safe, and easily installed. Parterre is headquartered in Wilmington, M.A. For more information, call 888.338.1029 or visit Parterre online at