Sonya Myers

Sonya Myers

Sonya is the Digital Marketing Manager for Interface Americas. Though she’s still relatively new to the flooring industry, she’s spent her career building brands for digital businesses. She has a passion for creating good content, and combines her writing background with experience in design and consumer goods.

5 Things to Think About When It Comes to School Flooring

October 16, 2018

Choosing the right school flooring should be an easy choice. And while there’s no one-size-fits-all solution, here are five criteria to help you select flooring that looks good and works hard. 1. Longevity Ideally, whatever flooring you choose for your school facilities will last a long time, and good flooring will be backed up with a…

From Rendering to Reality: Navigating the Construction of a New Global Headquarters

September 26, 2018

When you embark on the process of renovating an office space or even building new, everything is important. From design and space considerations down to building materials and fabric selections, there are so many variables to juggle — and that’s just pre-occupancy.

Making Art with the Floor: Inside the Mind of a Product Designer

April 27, 2018

How does a carpet go from initial inspiration to actual product on the floor? Unsurprisingly, it’s a very technical process. Like a finely tuned machine, Interface Global Product Designer Kari Pei and her team take in a lot of information and translate it into beautiful flooring. But it’s not as easy as it looks. Step…

Why Do We Rely So Much on Geometry in Our Designs?

February 9, 2018

Geometry is an integral part of design from start to finish. Just think about it. Architects use geometry to study and divide space as well as draft detailed building plans. Builders and engineers rely on geometric principles to create structures safely. Designers apply geometry (along with color and scale) to make the aesthetically pleasing spaces…

Sustainability for Beginners: Lessons Learned from 2017’s Living Product Expo

October 13, 2017

There’s no better way to learn a new subject than to immerse yourself in it completely, right? And if you’re on your second week of the job, it makes sense for your employer to just throw you in headfirst. Before I started at Interface, I thought I knew some things about climate change and sustainability.…