Meet Our Featured Suppliers

State Contract Supplier

Established in 1867, Alfred Williams & Company utilizes a research-based approach, deep design expertise, and collaboration with industry thought leaders to create solutions that enhance the learning environment and educational experience.

As the exclusive Herman Miller dealer in the Carolinas, we deliver spaces that are easily adaptable to accommodate a rapidly changing environment. Our solutions integrate technology and consider teaching styles and the needs of specific classroom disciplines. The resulting spaces support focused study, as well as collaborative learning for students, faculty and staff.

Let us help with your team with:

 Space Planning & Design
 Delivery & Installation Services
 Move, Add & Change Services
 Warehousing
 Leasing & Financing Solutions
 Sustainability

 Service & Warranty Commitment
 Project Management
 Project-Based Moves
 Asset/Inventory Management
 Reconfiguration
 Interior Construction Services

Campus Representative

Al Brown        919-308-5113           albrown@alfredwilliams.com

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US Communities Contract Supplier

Amazon Business is a marketplace on Amazon.com that combines the selection, convenience, and value customers have come to know and love from Amazon, with new features and unique benefits tailored to higher education. Amazon Business provides free two-day shipping on tens of millions of eligible items, tax exemptions, dedicated customer support, and much more.

In addition to the vast selection offered on Amazon.com, Amazon Business includes a growing selection of business-only products and business-only pricing on millions of items. Business customers have the ability to discover sellers with attributes such as small business, women-owned, and minority owned.

Please contact Customer Service for any questions:

Amazon Customer Service      888-281-3847      corporate-punchout@amazon.com

 

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Flooring from E&I and US Communities Contracted Suppliers

Owner operated since 2002.  NC HUB/WOSB

Apex Contract Carpets is a full service-flooring dealer selling and installing commercial flooring.  We provide manufacturer’s certified installers with our installations and provide product and installation warranties on all work.

Our focus is to provide healthy environments while offering competitive pricing. Our business concentrates on Government Agencies, Universities, K-12 and private schools.    We have held the repair and maintenance contract for local county schools for 12 out of the 14 years we have been in business.

Some of the Manufacturers we work with include:

  • Mohawk
  • Mannington
  • Patcraft
  • Bolyu
  • Armstrong Flooring
  • Shaw Floors
  • Forbo Flooring Systems
  • Tandus Centiva
  • Milliken

Campus Representative

            Rhonda Bailey         919-331-2045 x 222        rhonda@apexcontractcarpets.com

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Flooring from E&I and US Communities Contracted Suppliers

From your first consultation to the maintenance of your flooring through its lifecycle, we offer everything you need.  Bonitz Flooring Group is one of the nation’s largest independent, employee-owned flooring contractors, which enables us to provide unbiased product recommendations and excellent service.

THE COMPLETE COMMERCIAL FLOORING PACKAGE

Flooring often seems simple–just pick the product you like and have it installed. Nearly any flooring company can help you do that.  But if you want to find a product that enhances your business and deserves your investment, you need Bonitz.  We offer consultative services to assist in selecting the right product for your project. Our budget development service, specification assistance, color coded plans, and site evaluation save you time while providing flexibility and security. When your project is complete, we offer assistance in maintaining the appearance of your investment.

CARPET CLEANING

Bonitz Floor Care has been cleaning commercial carpet since 1988. Today, we clean over 26 million square feet of carpet per year. We are your floor cleaning experts—we have the best cleaning systems to do the job right!

We offer:

Restorative Cleaning

Custom Floor Care Programs

We can improve your current floor appearance with a restorative cleaning, but a Custom Floor Care Program can maximize your investment and keep you looking sharp consistently.

EXPERT CONSULTING

At Bonitz, we want to help you pick the flooring that’s right for you. Beyond color and feel, you need to consider issues like backing, substrate preparation, and traffic patterns. Our team is trained to help you answer all the important questions and sort through different products to find the flooring that is worth your investment. As an independent company, we can make unbiased recommendations and provide long-term perspective on brands.

Campus Representative

            Ricky Allen            919-361-1500           rallen@floorscapenc.com

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E&I Contract Supplier

Workspace Interiors by Office Depot

Workspace Interiors, the contract furniture division of Office Depot, is the full service furniture dealership to handle your project from concept to completion and then some. We provide expert consultation, design, project management and installation. Your vision comes to life easily when you enlist us to help create your new office, floor, or building. Working with an A&D firm? No problem. We honor your designers’ concepts while honoring your budget.

Campus Representative

            Sonya Reid          919-880-7216         soyna.reid@officedepot.com

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NJPA Contract Supplier

 Staples Business Advantage is excited for the opportunity to partner with NC State University. We provide a single source solution with a team that will support you every step of the way. We have an internal, dedicated Design team that works hand-in-hand with our Account Management team and customers to ensure your project meets your aesthetic and budget needs. Our Sales Professionals, Interior Designers, Project Managers, Coordinators and Operational teams are here to make you and your project successful. You have access to all of our resources for both product solutions and services.

Through our Workplace Studio offering, we have the ability to offer NCSU the complete suite of service your program requires:

  • Design – The Staples team can make your vision a reality. From initial needs analysis to final design, we have a dedicated Customer Ownership Team in place to support your program.
  • Delivery – Our support teams use state-of-the-art order and logistics management software to ensure on-time, accurate delivery.
  • Installation – We manage every step of the installation process, including development of the delivery and installation timeline, order entry, manufacturer coordination, walk-through, delivery tracking and expediting of order.
  • Project Quality – We will work to outline a project process that is right for your organization. Our furniture support teams are available as a line of communication specifically for your purchasing teams and employees.
  • Customer Satisfaction – From the date of award, our Project Management team is involved in meetings with your team, architect and general contractor to ensure that everything is completed to your satisfaction.

 

Furniture Representative

Leticia Hunter            919-939-6331         leticia.hunter@staples.com

Campus Representative

Brie DeFlavio                 919-349-2461          brieana.deflavio@staples.com

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State Contact and E&I Contract Supplier

Storr Education Environments, a division of Storr Office Environments, is focused on helping schools, colleges and universities create the most effective, rewarding and inspiring active learning environments to meet the evolving needs of students and educators.

Using an insight-led approach, we design solutions for the many spaces where learning takes place, from classrooms and libraries to in-between spaces and cafes. We have a passion for understanding education and how smarter, active learning spaces can help students succeed.

Having successfully completed thousands of both large and small projects for educational institutions, Storr knows what it takes to manage the complexities of today’s education space. Storr is uniquely positioned to provide you with the team, knowledge, products and services to ensure create working solutions custom tailored to your specific goals and priorities.

That’s why, regardless of size or scope of your project, you can trust Storr to be the right choice for your education environment needs.

Storr Office Environments Service Capabilities:

•      New & Pre-Owned Office Furniture

•      Design & Space Planning

•      Project Management

•      Ergonomic Services

•      Move Services

•      Architectural Solutions

•      Commercial Flooring

•      Asset Management

•      Delivery and Installation

•      Facility Management

•      Records Management

•      Buyback & Disposal

•      Refurbishment & Renewal

 

Furniture Representative

            Kendall Pardue        919-313-3725           kpardue@storr.com

Flooring Representative

            Nicole Michael          919-313-3756           nmichael@storr.com

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