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For all media and advertising inquiries, please contact: marketing@torlys.com

TORLYS Canada Head Office

1900 Derry Road East
Mississauga, Ontario
Canada  L5S 1Y6

Calgary Warehouse

1845 – 104 Avenue NE
Unit 171
Calgary, Alberta
Canada  T3J 0R2

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TORLYS History

TORLYS, founded in 1988, is a flooring company specializing in beautiful, easy to maintain, smart and green flooring. TORLYS Cork, Hardwood, Laminate and Leather floors are available through a worldwide network of specialized dealers. TORLYS is headquartered in a 86,000 sq. ft. facility in Mississauga, Ontario and has a warehouse in Vancouver, British Columbia with another 31,000 sq. ft. facility scheduled to open in December, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta.

At TORLYS, we make beautiful, long lasting floors,
but not at the expense of the environment.

TORLYS is a privately owned company founded in 1988 by founding partners Fernando Luz and Anibal Claudino. The name TORLYS is derived from Toronto (TOR) and Lisbon (LYS).

  • The company was originally started as a general building products and flooring distributor serving the Central Ontario building supply and commercial hardwood flooring markets.

TORLYS Canada Head Office

1900 Derry Road East
Mississauga, Ontario
Canada L5S 1Y6

Phone: 905.612.8772
Fax: 905.612.9049
Toll Free: 800.461.2573

  • In 1991, current President and CEO Peter Barretto joined TORLYS, and the previously broad-based regional building materials supplier was streamlined to focus on becoming an international floor covering distribution specialist.
  • Since 1988, TORLYS has successfully become one of the fastest-growing flooring companies in Canada.

TORLYS building

TORLYS Commercial Team

The TORLYS Commercial team is dedicated to supporting end-use customers, flooring contractors, commercial builders, architects and designers on projects where TORLYS Smart Floors are being considered. Our team of knowledgeable professionals provides a direct link to TORLYS, keeping you up-to-date on the latest technologies, and offering solutions to project planning: product knowledge, specification assistance, performance criteria and LEED® Green Building Rating System.

Canada / U.S.

Howard Ashton, Vice President Sales, Commercial North America

Howard is proven sales leader with over 30 years of experience in the commercial flooring industry both in corporate roles and various industry association board positions. Utilizing his expertise in flooring and business leadership, Howard is responsible for building TORLYS Commercial division into a partner-driven, solutions-based flooring leader. Howard holds a Commerce degree from UBC.

Scott Tye, Senior Sales Manager, Commercial Hospitality

Scott over sees all aspects of building and developing TORLYS flooring business in the hospitality industry across North America. Scott is an accomplished Senior Sales Executive, Business Leader and Coach with over 24 years of successfully driving sales and operations across multiple markets. His experience and responsibilities have covered a wide range of roles and responsibilities, from single unit operations, to multinational chains across the U.S. and Canada. Scott will continue to build brand awareness for TORLYS and its variety of Luxury flooring products designed for the Commercial and Hospitality industry.

Greater Toronto Area (ON)

Keith Houghton

Keith is a Builder/ Commercial Flooring Consultant and is a member of TORLYS GTA (Toronto area) Builder Sales Team, working on calling on Corporate accounts and Builder Dealer accounts. Keith also has built and works with a network of Commercial Dealers in the GTA. Keith has over 32 years experience in the floor covering industry both in manufacturing and distribution and has earned the Certified Sales Professional Designation.

Laura Binni

Laura is an A & D Flooring Consultant and is a member of our TORLYS GTA (Toronto area) Builder Sales Team, working with the Architect and Design Community. Laura is a University Graduate that joins TORLYS with 7+ years in the new home industry working for a few of GTA’s top low rise builders in a variety of sales, design, marketing roles with her most recent position as a Décor Center Manager / Consultant. Paired with passion and commitment, Laura is dedicated in building strong business relationships, while maintain and creating that personal touch.

Retail / Commercial / Builder

Jon Kronemeyer

Jon is our Retail Senior Sales Manager for Ontario and joined TORLYS in 2014. He has over 11 years of impressive, progressive experience in sales, including Sales Executive, Architectural Sales Manager, Flooring Sales Manager, Strategic Account Manager and Regional Sales Manager.

Greater Vancouver Area & BC Interior

Lynn Sparling

Lynn is an A&D Flooring Consultant and is a member of the TORLYS BC Builder Sales Team. Lynn has over 25 years experience working within the B.C. A&D community, with 10 of those years specifically in flooring. Her design knowledge and industry experience makes Lynn a valuable asset to TORLYS.

Western Canada / Builder, Retail, and Commercial

Scott D. Berry

Scott is TORLYS Business Development Manager for the Prairies. Scott brings many years of business management experience in the flooring industry, from owning a family retail business and managing a concrete preparation/installation company, to running a large Western Canadian commercial flooring company.  His passion for this industry and acute business leadership drive his enthusiasm for building strong business relationships. He lives in Calgary and partners with Builders, Hospitality/Interior Design clients as well as TORLYS dealers.

TORLYS Associations & Memberships