22nd April 2015
AIS FPDC Rebrands

GLJ are members of AIS (Association of Interiors Specialists) but the organisation have now merged and rebranded to become FIS (Finishes & Interiors Sector.) The new brand reflects the organisations aim to create one strong voice for the finishes and interiors sector, helping to address key issues that affect not only its members, but the construction industry and the UK economy. FIS’s mission is to raise, maintain and ensure continuity of standards, be a source of quality membership, drive sustainability and provide benefits to and represent the interests of members.

Commenting on the rebrand, FIS president Steve Coley said, “The coming together of AIS and FPDC has created a powerful and unique voice for our sector. Our aim is to equip members to meet client needs more effectively, to make sure the sector has enough people with the right skills working to high technical standards, and to embed a culture of quality and sustainable development."

The organisations chief executive David Frise added, “FIS will truly represent the finishes and interiors sectors contractors, manufacturers and distributors within its membership. We have an ambitious strategy to help our members meet the future needs of the industry and to make it a safe, attractive and profitable sector to work in.”

Click here to go to FIS’s website.