Over 300 Years of Combined Experience!
Meet Our Experts at Chico Carpet One
The Chico Carpet One staff offers over 300 years of combined real-world flooring, cabinetry, window treatment and countertop design experience and knowledge not often found in the large national chain stores. Each member of our team is a customer-focused, knowledgeable expert. As a family-owned and operated company, we want to help you make the right choices and installation decisions for your home or businesses – decisions you can enjoy for years to come. Take a moment to get to know our unique team of professionals who have been providing superior flooring products and services since 1962.
Earl Mann, Owner
Born and raised locally, Co-Owner, Earl Mann, grew up in the Flooring Industry. Ken Mann opened his first shop in 1962 and Earl spent seven years under his father’s tutelage. After his father retired, Earl and his brother, Kelly, took over the family business and together, have been running a successful company for over 25 years.
“I believe quality customer service, integrity, and the ability to provide a superior product at competitive prices has everything to do with why we are thriving today. Also, by selecting a top-notch team of extremely experienced professionals, we can offer our customers more personal service, attention and superior industry expertise.”
Kelly Mann, Owner
Kelly Mann is the Managing Owner of Roseville Carpet One. He has 33 years of experience, seven of which he spent “hands-on” as an installer of a wide variety of flooring types, both residential and commercial. Today, Kelly focuses primarily on customer relations, problem solving, and team and business development.
“Over the years I can honestly say I have gained more enthusiasm and passion for our team and most importantly, for the customer and the challenges they face. I take pride in our history within the community, contractor’s board, and the overall Roseville Carpet One reputation. To our customers, I love and thank you for your trust and support.”
Frankie Torrente, Chico Carpet One Store Manager
With nearly 40 years in the business, Frankie recently joined the Chico Carpet One family business. Frankie has floor covering industry experience in his blood. He grew up around the flooring industry, assisting his father with installations. At age 18, he was professionally trained at the Santa Clara Floor Covering Union. He became a Journeyman at 22. His years of extensive experience in all areas of flooring and installation, including installer, project manager, sales and most recently, as Chico Carpet One’s Store Manager, provide him with invaluable knowledge of the entire process. He has continued his education by attaining a contractor’s license and certifications in Interior Decorating and Flooring Inspection.
Gary Geiger, Controller
“I believe I have performed just about every management task related to flooring that there is!” After 23 years with Roseville Carpet One, Controller Gary Geiger has been involved with everything from order entry, scheduling, customer service, financials, including profit and loss, balance sheets, account receivable, accounts payable, payroll and more. As a well-respected member of the team, Gary is also closely involved with owners, Earl and Kelly Mann, on policy and company direction. “I’ve seen a lot of changes in this company and I’m glad I could be a part of the leadership team and intricately involved in their success.”
Ken Glaziner, Commercial Flooring Project Manager
As Chico Carpet One’s Commercial Flooring Project Manager, Ken Glaziner is responsible for the overall project planning, scheduling, resource allocation, and budget management of the job. He also provides technical direction during the design/build phase of the many projects he has managed (e.g. Medical, Corporate and Multi-Family Dwellings) to ensure compliance with quality standards and budget requirements. Ken has 34 years of experience serving local developers, general contractors, designers and end users in all areas of flooring, countertops, cabinets and window treatments. His background is an asset to the company and the customers he serves.