ICS Magazine

Jordan Kane Floor Coverings Teams Up with Berkshire Hathaway Subsidiary Shaw Industries

September 10, 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 9, 2004--Jordan Kane Floor Coverings announces that it has teamed up with Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary Shaw Industries to design and replace the flooring at Columbia's Business School.

"It's pretty awesome to be chosen as the company to do the work in the building where Warren Buffet went to school," states Jordan Kane's President Frank Urban. "He usually goes back to speak there once a year. This year he'll be walking on our work!"

Columbia University Business School is one of the most prestigious institutions in the world. Jordan Kane Floors has been chosen as the exclusive flooring contractor with over $300,000 in contracts from the school. Recently, with the help of Shaw Industries, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, Jordan Kane customized the flooring that became the standard throughout the facility. "Not only is Shaw Industries one of our biggest suppliers they are one of our biggest supporters," says Urban.