Melissa Vernon

Melissa Vernon

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Serving Schools Around the World with Green Apple

Working at Interface, our commitment to close the loop and make our carpet out of 100% recycled materials has made us incredibly aware of the scarcity of natural resources. But there is scarcity of another precious and limited resource that… Continue reading »

Evolution of the Sustainability Journey: Full Product Disclosure & Transparency

Interface’s sustainability journey began in 1994 when customers started asking us questions about the environmental impact of our company and the fate of the used carpet we manufactured.  Our founder, the late Ray Anderson, heard these questions and knew that… Continue reading »

Neither Rain Nor Sleet Nor Snow Can Keep Us From Leaving a Legacy

Over 300 Interface associates from North and South America, as well as a handful from Europe and Asia, gathered in Atlanta last week for our annual sales meeting. With a theme of “Get Smart” we embarked on three days of… Continue reading »


Pushing boundaries, exploring new dimensions of ourselves and realizing the power of teamwork—these define the journey of a sustainability advocate and the #bikegreenapple tour group. As sustainability advocates, we continually see beyond the horizon and lead others to explore the… Continue reading »

Partnerships Lead to Expanded Impact

As the African proverb says, “It takes a village to raise a child”. As one company, we have learned we can have an influence on others.  But add additional partners and our collective influence grows exponentially. The mission of the… Continue reading »