John Leach, owner of Flooring America stores in Prospect, Waterbury, and Southbury, has been named incoming president of ProfNet, the Professional Networking Group of Waterbury. Leach follows outgoing ProfNet President Charlie Longo, owner of United Auto Sales & Service Inc. auto repair and service in Waterbury. The 39 members of the ProfNet organization are committed to maintaining ethics and standards of the highest order in all business relationships. Members meet weekly at 7:00 a.m. on Thursdays at the Waterbury Regional Chamber offices on Bank Street.

Locally-owned and operated Flooring America retail stores owners and staff nationwide are known to carefully guide advice and locate the right floor and floor covering to fit into every home, retail or commercial location. All Flooring America showrooms feature an extensive display of carpets, hardwoods, tiles, and vinyl and laminate floor coverings. To learn more, visit, or call the Prospect store at 203-758-7726, Waterbury store at 2391 South Main Street at 203-527-7425, or the Southbury store at 88 Main Street South at 203-266-4689.