Pat Flores, president of the floor covering and engineered
products division at Macklanburg-Duncan Co. in Oklahoma City, is
retiring after 25 years with the firm.
His retirement will take effect Thursday.
Flores began his career at Macklanburg-Duncan in the aluminum
extrusion area, and he has held other positions within the
company, including vice president of operations. In January 1987
he was appointed executive vice president of floor covering and
engineered products and in 1992 was appointed president of that
division, which is based in Gainesville, Ga.
He has always been in Oklahoma City, and has covered the
division from here.
Past memberships include member and past president of the
Society for the Advancement of Management, member and past
director of the National Adhesive and Sealant Council, member and
past director of the Oklahoma Wildlife Federation, member of
Grand National Quail Club, Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, the
Council for Established Industries of Oklahoma and several other
professional and charitable organizations.
Darwin Frankum, currently vice president of Georgia
operations, has been promoted to succeed Flores as president.
David Lyon has been promoted to executive vice president of sales
and marketing for the division. Charles Goforth has been
promoted to vice president-controller for Macklanburg-Duncan. .
Dana L. Hare, director of operations for DMG Management Inc. in
Norman, has attended the course "Managing the Management
Company," presented in Phoenix by the Institute of Real Estate
Management. Hare is a licensed Oklahoma Real Estate Broker and is
a member of the Norman Board of Realtors.
The course stressed the importance of clarifying and
developing a view of an organization through vision and mission
statements, formalizing plans and strategies and understanding
the correlation of behavioral traits with specific property
Other topics covered included valuing a property management
company, trends and future opportunities, client relations, risk
management, the employment cycle, negotiating the management
contract, company finances and ethics. . .
"Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing" is the title of the fifth
annual Fair Housing Conference scheduled April 6 at the Century
Center Hotel. Advance registration is $20 and registration at
the door is $25.
Sponsors are the Oklahoma Human Rights Commission, Oklahoma
City Housing Authority, Oklahoma City Human Rights Commission,
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development,
Metropolitan Fair Housing Council of Greater Oklahoma City,
Community Housing Resource Boards, Oklahoma Real Estate
Commission, Oklahoma Bankers Association, Oklahoma Mortgage Co.
and the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Association of Realtors Inc. .
The Central Oklahoma Clean and Green Regional Task Force of
Oklahoma City Beautiful is scheduled to meet Wednesday from
3-4:30 p.m. at the Oklahoma County Oklahoma State University
Extension Center, 930 N. Portland Ave. . .
James McDonald McUsic has been named project manager-estimator at
Oscar J. Boldt Construction Co. in its 10-year-old Oklahoma City
office. McUsic has 15 years of project management and estimating
Also joining the firm is Kimberly Wright as a general office
clerk. Wright will be responsible for project support services
and assisting Boldt project managers. …