Brian Ruddick was born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. He attended Pittsburg State University and majored in Graphic Design with a minor in Marketing. While living in Bartlesville, he worked through the ranks at Lowe’s, eventually being promoted to Store Manager. After 14 years of working with Lowe’s, Brian decided he wanted to raise his family in the Gallatin Valley. With the new location, Brian transitioned to work as an assistant store manager for the Home Depot in Bozeman. He has two wonderful boys, Gage and Chase, and he likes to spend his time watching them play football and going fishing.
Ray has lived in Montana for 40+ years, first in Northern Montana and later on in Bozeman. He came to Bozeman in 1986 to attend Montana State University, where he eventually met his wonderful wife. He has been married for 25 years and has 3 great children. Ray started working for Pierce Flooring in 2000 and has enjoyed the many diverse and amazing projects he's been a part of over the years as well as the many customer relationships he has developed along the way.
Garnet Hoell-Morlan is a fourth Generation Bozeman Native. She has been in the retail business since she was 15 years old. After graduating from Bozeman High School, Garnet enrolled at Montana State University where she graduated with a BS in Fashion Merchandising and Business. After earning her degree, Garnet moved to Dallas and then later relocated to Seattle. After four years of exploring "Big City Life" she listened to her heart. Garnet moved back to Bozeman and in her eyes “the perfect way of life". Garnet has been married for over 17 years and has two teenage daughters. Garnet helped open the Pierce Carpet Mill Warehouse in 1994. She has enjoyed being part of the Pierce Family for over 22 years. Garnet enjoys the design process and making customers dreams become a reality.
Charles graduated from the University of Montana in 2010. With a lifelong interest in ancient history and cultures circling around the Mediterranean, visiting Greece has been his favorite adventure so far. Other passions include hiking, camping, fishing, and the dog, Jack. Helping to fulfill a flooring need is really a way to help families and the community reach their home project dreams.
Katie is a 7th generation Montana Native and has lived in Bozeman for 20 years. She grew up in Eastern Montana and attended Montana State University earning a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Katie loves working with the public, meeting new people, and sharing new and meaningful experiences. She has worked in retail and sales for 10 yrs+ and has a special talent for taking care of people and meeting their needs. Katie loves her family, enjoys spending time outdoors, eating great food, and making life fun and enjoyable!