Welcome back to another installment of #AtOurCore where we get to know our Fōmcore team! This week we sat down with Jess, our team lead in the cutting department. Jess works with different fabrics on the Gerber machine and is one of the first stops in our shop process. Tell us a little bit about your role here at Fōmcore. I work in the cutting department and am essentially a CNC machinist. I’ve worked at Fōmcore for around 3 years now, and the people here are awesome. What ar
Happy #FamcoreFriday! Today we sat down with Kyle, our new summer intern. Kyle is an entrepreneur at heart, and we can’t wait to see what ideas he brings to the table over the next few months! Hello! Can you introduce yourself and tell us a little bit about your role here this summer? Hi! I’m Kyle and I’m working as a business intern this summer at Fōmcore. I’m going into my senior year at Western Michigan University and studying marketing with a background in management. Som
Happy #FamcoreFriday ! Meet Alicia, our Materials Manager. Outside of work, Alicia loves hiking at the beach, yoga, traveling, and more.
“I really appreciate that the leadership at Fōmcore cares about our individual employees: what they’re passionate about, what they’re struggling with, what their strengths are and how to develop them. We’ll help someone move, or accommodate for a schedule change to support their health, or give someone the opportunity to take on a new role
Happy #FamcoreFriday! Meet Amanda, one of our team leads on the shop floor. "I like that everyone is valued and everyone's opinion matters here. We have the best leadership and role models who teach us how to be great employees." We're so thankful for Amanda's hard work and leadership at our company! Visit www.fomcore.com to learn more about who we are #AtOurCore.
Welcome back to another segment of #AtOurCore, where we get to know our Fōmcore family a little bit better. This past week we sat down with Alexandria, our Purchasing Coordinator. How would you describe your day-to-day responsibilities? “My day to day responsibilities include purchasing anything and everything that comes into the Fōmcore building. I’ve always loved shopping and never dreamed that would actually be my job someday!” What are some of your favorite things about w
Meet Scott Carpenter, our Chief Operations Officer. Scott has been working with Fōmcore for about two years now, and he oversees all shop functions. “One of my favorite things about working at Fōmcore is the fact that we’re confident we can achieve anything when we’re working together, and we try some crazy things. I love watching members of our team become leaders and figure out how to best accomplish the tasks at hand.” Scott’s leadership and spirit for service has played a
Here at Fōmcore, we are always looking for ways to serve, create, and inspire those around us. Hear more from co-owner Jeff Zack about our core values and the importance of strong relationships in today’s #AtOurCore segment!
The process by which we make our furniture here at Fōmcore is something we consider extremely special. From the conceptualization of designs to the final packaging and shipping of a piece, each member of our team is dedicated to making exceptional work. Let’s hear what Dave Diller, one of our regional sales director in the west, has to say about the name behind the furniture. You may have noticed the small “Fōmcore” tag on every piece of our furniture. This tag is one of the
A few weeks ago we met Alexandria, one of our customer support/sales representatives. Today we sat down with Eddie, our other support rep for our salesmen in the Midwest and the East. When he’s not working in the office, Eddie is out in the shop providing help where needed. Let’s learn a little bit more about Eddie’s role here at Fōmcore! Can you introduce yourself and describe your role at Fōmcore? Hello, My name is Eddie Fisher, and I am your Customer Service Representative
Let’s catch up with Caleb, one of our workers in the finishing department. At his station, Caleb helps our pieces look polished and prepped for shipping. He has been a member of our #FAMcore for about three months, and we’re so grateful to have him as a part of the team! What is your favorite part about working here at Fōmcore? “I like how you feel like you’re a part of a team. You’re helping to make a product that’s fun and you can actually see how you’re contributing to the
While all of our regional directors have been keeping busy with installs this summer, they’ve also been building new relationships with those they meet on the road. Let’s check in with our regional director in the West, Dave Diller, as he shares a little bit more about one of the people that he has the pleasure of working with. "I want to give a special shout out to David Geu at MeTEOR Education for his stellar work this summer. Dave has the challenging role of Project Manage
Let’s get to know Alexandria, one of our customer service/sales support representatives! She supports our South and West Regional Sales Directors Lance and Dave by putting quotes together, processing purchase orders, managing warranty claims, putting sample orders together, and tracking orders in the shop. “This position is a good fit for me because there is a lot of flexibility and I get to learn so many different aspects of how Fōmcore runs. I love having the opportunity to
This week we want to revisit some of our conversation with our regional director in the west, Dave Diller. Dave is passionate about what he does with Fōmcore and works hard to make every day special! Read on to find out how he represents us, #AtOurCore. So we know and love the core values of Fōmcore which are: Serve, Create & Inspire. Do you think you could come up with a couple more adjectives that describe your brand? Three other words that come to mind that would repre
At Fōmcore, we take stock in what we do and how we do it. To us, the impact we make on the world matters. One key component to this outlook is Dave Diller. Let’s get to know him #AtOurCore. Can you introduce yourself and your role at Fōmcore? I am Dave Diller and I direct all of our projects in the West. I’ve been doing this since we opened up the territory in February 2018. Do you have any hidden talents? Jag kan mycket lite svenska. Translated: I can speak very little Swe
We are thrilled to share the next installment of #AtOurCore! Last week, we were excited to introduce our Regional Director for the Midwest and lover of beaches, Mark Gardner. Make a drum roll sound for us please, as we introduce you to Lance Wild! Lance is an important piece of Fōmcore’s company culture, and he also strives to encourage leadership and collaborative learning every day. Let’s get to know Lance… Hello! Can you introduce yourself and your role at Fōmcore? Hey,
At Fōmcore, our daily practices, beliefs and traditions as a team define who we are. This is us, #AtOurCore. If you have been following our site this month, you may have noticed we have been sharing a bit more about who we are as a team. Last week, we were excited to introduce our Regional Director for the West, Caleb Siebert and his unique insight into Fōmcore values. Today, we are pleased to introduce you to Mark, Regional Director for the Midwest! Mark is another one of t
At Fōmcore, our daily practices, beliefs and traditions as a team define who we are. This is us, #AtOurCore. On the outside, Fōmcore is a company that provides lifetime-gauranteed foam furniture, and the opportunity to innovate spaces. On the inside, however, we’re a team of people dedicated to “serve, create and inspire.” This mission extends not only to our employees–the heart of our operation–but also to our community, and the people we reach with our products. When y