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Meet Our Team

WE ARE A PART OF YOUR COMMUNITY.

 

Boss Carpet One Floor & Home is locally owned and operated. We are your neighbors. We work and live in your community and understand your needs. So, you can expect integrity, the very best personal service, value, and warranties. 

 

 

boss carpet one floor and home dixon team

 

 

DIXON


 

 

FREEPORT


 

Ben Boss

Owner

Morgan Ross

Sales Professional

Nicole Bartnick

Sales & Design Professional

Tristan Coblentz

Warehouse Assistant

Brian Strock

Warehouse Manager/ 

Commercial Estimator

Joleen Grandstrand

Store Manager/ Designer

Joe Doane

General Manager

Holly Westgerdes

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Telli Hall

Warehouse Assistant

Michelle Gahan

Office Manager/ Accounting

Bill Whiteley

Project Manager

Kurt McGath

Warehouse Manager

Nick Litts

Sales Professional

 

 

DIXON

STAFF

 

 
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Ben Boss

Owner

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Tristan Coblentz

Warehouse Assistant

Meet Tristan, the warehouse assistant who keeps things running like a well-oiled machine! As the trusty right-hand man of the warehouse manager, he's the one who makes sure that flooring deliveries are made on time and that the warehouse is organized. He's always willing to lend a hand, and is a true team player.

But what really sets Tristan apart is his passion for fish breeding. He's always got a good story to tell about his freshwater and saltwater fish, and he's more than happy to share his knowledge and enthusiasm with anyone who will listen. Whether it's the latest breeding techniques or the best types of food to feed your fish, Tristan is the go-to guy.

He's also known for his quick wit and sense of humor, he's always cracking jokes and making everyone laugh. He's always happy to share a good story, especially when it comes to his fish.

 

 


 

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Joe Doane

General Manager

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Joe is the general manager of our flooring stores who's got nearly a decade of experience and is an expert in the field. He's the man in charge and makes sure everything runs smoothly. But before he was the big boss, he was just a humble salesperson, working his way up the ranks.

 

Joe is the ultimate flooring expert, he knows more than most about flooring and is always happy to share his knowledge with customers. He's got an eye for design and can help customers pick the perfect flooring for their home or office and is also known for his ability to close a deal - his sales skills are second to none.

 

He's also known for his great memory. Customers are often surprised that he is able to remember every customer's name and what flooring they picked out even from years ago. He's a leader that leads by example and is always willing to roll up his sleeves and get his hands dirty.

 

 


 

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Michelle Gahan

Office Manager/Accounting

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Meet Michelle, the woman who can make numbers dance and paperwork sing! With over 30 years of experience in construction-related businesses, she's the ultimate combination of brains and organization.

 

As an accountant and office manager, Michelle is the glue that holds our business together... just ask our retail sales staff and commercial flooring department! Her organizational skills are second to none and she's always one step ahead, making sure everything runs smoothly. But, don't let her love for order fool you, she's also a master of multitasking and can handle any challenge thrown her way.

 

When it comes to dependability, Michelle is the poster child. You can always count on her to show up, get the job done, and done well. Her work ethic is legendary and her attention to detail is razor-sharp. With her on the team, you can rest easy knowing that everything is in good hands.

 

But don't let all this talk of numbers and paperwork fool you, Michelle has a sense of humor too. She's always cracking jokes and keeping the office in a good mood. And when it comes to office pranks, she's a master. She's the whole package!

 

 

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Nick Litts

Flooring Sales Professional

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Nick is the newest member of our team and let me tell you, he's been killing it! He's like a superhero in training, using his powers for good and making customers super happy.

 

Since joining us in 2021, Nick has been impressing everyone with his skills, attitude and work ethic. He's been receiving rave reviews (check out Google!) from customers and even some high fives from colleagues (post-Coronavirus, we can do this now…). He's always willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our customers are satisfied and happy, which is a trait that we all admire.

 

Nick has also been able to develop a fun rapport with our customers, which is no small feat. He has a unique ability to make customers laugh and feel at ease, even during the most stressful of situations, like having your house torn apart for a flooring installation. He's like a customer whisperer, always able to understand their needs and exceed their expectations.

 

Overall, Nick has been a blast to have on our team and we're lucky to have him. He's like the cherry on top of the sundae of our team and we look forward to seeing him continue to excel in his role.

 

 

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Morgan Ross

Flooring Sales Professional

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This is Morgan, the dog-loving flooring salesperson who will make you smile from the moment you walk in the door! With her easy-going nature and always-on smile, she's a breath of fresh air in the sometimes-stuffy world of flooring sales.

With 5 years of experience under her belt, Morgan is a certified flooring expert with Carpet One. She knows all the ins and outs of the flooring industry and can answer any question you throw her way. But don't let her expertise fool you, she's not one of those pushy salespeople. She's easy to work with and always puts her customers first.

Her extensive experience with new construction design means that she's the go-to person when it comes to selecting the perfect floors for your new home. She's able to translate your vision into a beautiful reality, while also keeping in mind your budget and lifestyle.

But what really sets Morgan apart is her ability to make the flooring buying experience fun and enjoyable. Her positive attitude and sense of humor make her a joy to work with, and you'll find yourself leaving her showroom with a smile on your face.

 

 

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Brian Strock

Warehouse Manager

Commercial Estimator

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Heyyy Brian! This man can do it all. As the manager of the Dixon warehouse, he's the one who keeps things running smoothly.

 

Yet, he's not just a warehouse manager... he's also a master of commercial sales and a jack of all trades who can be found doing carpentry work around the office. Whether he's fixing a broken tool or building a new desk, he's always happy to lend a hand.

 

What really sets Brian apart is his sense of humor. No matter how busy he is, he always has a good one-liner ready to go. Even on the toughest days, he can make the staff laugh and lift their spirits.

 

Brian is also known for having made the office his second home. He's always around the office, though you might have a hard time finding him since he bounces around so much.

 

 

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Holly Westgerdes, AKBD

Kitchen & Bath Designer

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Meet Holly, a certified kitchen designer with nearly 20 years of experience under her belt. She is a certified NKBA (National Kitchen & Bath Association) designer, which means she's like a wizard in the kitchen design world. With her magical touch, she can transform even the most mundane kitchen into a culinary paradise.

 

Holly works in both Dixon and Freeport and is well-known for her award-winning designs that will make you say "Wow, I never knew a kitchen could be this cool!" Her designs have been featured in magazines, which is no small feat. She's like the Beyoncé of kitchen design.

 

But don't let her fame fool you, Holly is not just a pretty face, she also has a great sense of humor. She'll make you laugh while she's designing your dream kitchen, and you'll have so much fun working with her, you'll forget that you're even in a kitchen showroom.

 

Holly's passion for kitchen design is contagious, and her energy is like a shot of espresso for your home renovation project. If you're looking for a designer who will turn your kitchen into a masterpiece and make you laugh while doing it, Holly is the one for you!

 

 

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Bill Whiteley

Commercial Project Manager

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Say hello to Bill, the commercial project manager who's as elusive as a ghost! He's always out in the field, managing our largest and most complex projects, and is rarely seen in the office. But when he is in the office, he's always got a new story to tell about his latest project.


A master of organization and attention to detail, he's got a system for everything, and he always knows where everything is and what needs to be done. He's the one who makes sure that our crews of commercial installers are on schedule and always working to the highest standards.

 

Bill is the ultimate field manager, always on the go, and always on the lookout for new projects to tackle. He's a master of multitasking, juggling multiple projects at once, and always delivering results. He's also known for his ability to navigate through any obstacles that come his way, and always finds a way to make it work.

 

 

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Nicole Bartnick

Sales & Design Professional

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Check out Nicole, the flooring salesperson and designer who's got an eye for design and a camera lens in her hand! As our former office assistant, she's worked her way up through the ranks and is now a designer to be reckoned with in the flooring industry.

Nicole has a great eye for design and a keen understanding of what customers want. She's always happy to help and provides the best customer service in the business. Her friendly personality makes her a joy to work with, and customers always leave her showroom with a smile on their face.

But what really sets Nicole apart is her unique style and quirks. She's a vegan and is always happy to share her knowledge and enthusiasm for plant-based living. At 4'11" she's one of the shortest members of the team, but that hasn't stopped her from reaching new heights in her career. 

Nicole is also known for her eclectic taste and approach to design, she's not afraid to mix different styles and patterns to create something truly unique and beautiful. When she's not working on flooring designs, she's likely behind the lens. She has a passion for photography and can be found capturing the beauty of the world around her.
 

 

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Joleen Grandstrand

Store Manager/Designer

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Joleen is the woman who can turn a room into a work of art with just a roll of carpet! As "The Carpet Lady," she's the designer to call when you want to add some flair to your floors.

 

With nearly 30 years of experience in the field, Joleen has a keen eye for design and style. She knows just the right flooring to match your decor and can turn any room into a showstopper. But her talents don't stop at flooring, she's a master of all things design and can work her magic on any surface.

 

Joleen's secret weapon is her loyal pack of three Labrador dogs. They're her trusty sidekicks and always by her side, helping her choose the perfect floor for each project. Their keen sense of smell and love of napping on different textures makes them the ultimate design assistants.

 

Joleen isn't just popular in the design community, she's also a beloved figure in her community. Her personality and sense of humor are just as charming as her design skills and everyone loves working with her.

 

So if you're looking for a designer who can make your floors look amazing, has a great sense of humor, and is a beloved member of her community, look no further than Joleen, "The Carpet Lady"!

 

 

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Warehouse Assistant

Meet Telli, the warehouse assistant who's got mad rhymes and even madder skills! He's not just your average warehouse assistant, he's also a budding rapper with a talent for spitting fire on the mic. But when he's not in the studio, he's keeping the Freeport warehouse running smoothly.

Telli's got a glowing, easy-going personality that's hard not to love. He's passionate about his job and dedicated to providing the best customer service possible. He's the one who does nearly every delivery from our Freeport store and always has a smile on his face. His positivity is infectious, and it's not uncommon for customers to leave the store feeling better than when they walked in.

His ability to multitask sets him apart. He can be found unloading deliveries, stocking shelves, and rapping his heart out all at the same time. He's always on the move and always has a song in his head.

Telli is also known for his can-do attitude, he's always willing to lend a hand and goes above and beyond to make sure that the warehouse runs smoothly. His dedication to the job and customer service is unmatched and is a true team player.
 

 

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Warehouse Manager

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Kurt is the warehouse manager who's been around the block a few times and knows the flooring industry inside and out! With decades of experience under his belt, he's a true flooring guru who knows answers to questions that even Google can't answer.

Kurt's memory is legendary, he can recall even the most obscure details about a product or order and can always find the right item. But, what really sets Kurt apart is his dry sense of humor. He's known for making witty comments and exhibiting sarcasm that can catch you off guard and make you laugh. He's the life of the party, even when there isn't one.

Kurt is also known for his reliability. In fact, he didn't take a single day off last year! He's the type of person you can always count on, no matter what.