Following a fine Rosewood meal and smooth country entertainment by "Strait Southern,"
installation of 2008 Officers and Directors was conducted, including Norb Soltysiak (Leopardo
Companies) as President, Thomas Tyrakowski (Am-Coat Painting) as Vice-President, Jeffrey Hester
(Hester Decorating) as Secretary, and Leo Hart (National Decorating Service) as Treasurer.
Incumbent Board Members Rick Ascher (Ascher Brothers Company) and Tom Hester (Hester
Decorating) were returned to the Board, and Tony Bochniak (Manta Industrial) was welcomed as a
new Board Member.
Left: The new FCAC/PDCA President, Norb Soltysiak (Leopardo Companies), presented the retiring
President, Miles Beatty (Beatty Decorating), with a gift of appreciation at the January
18th President's Night dinner...a shiny new shotgun to pursue his favorite pastime, hunting
upland game birds with his boys, Joe and Miles, Jr.