PALM DESERT, CA – (AUGUST 4, 2016) – Charissa Farley, owner of Farley Interlocking Pavingstones is proud to announce the hiring of a new commercial estimator, Thomas LaBollita, and the promotion of Kimberly Ellis to sales and customer service representative.
LaBollita graduated from SUNY Stony Brook in 2014 with a BSc. in applied mathematics and a minor in art history. LaBollita has applied his analytical and problem-solving skills to various professional fields, ranging from legal writing to construction estimating. LaBollita has accumulated commercial estimating experience and knowledge in several construction trades in New York City, including commercial drywall/carpentry and HVAC. In his free time, he enjoys being outdoors, seeking adventure in hiking, kayaking, and scenic driving.
“We are excited to welcome Thomas to our company, and as we continue to grow, his energy and expertise is a wonderful addition” said Farley.
In addition, Kimberly Ellis was recently promoted from administrative assistant to Sales & Customer service. A graduate of the Fashion Institute in Design and Merchandising, Ellis has been with the company for three years. She currently serves on the Community Association Institute’s Marketing Committee. Ellis was recently certified as a Yoga Instructor and does Karv Magra.
“Promoting Kimberly was an easy decision,” commented Farley. “With her institutional knowledge of Farley Pavers and her strong customer service skills, she will be extremely successful as a sales and customer service representative.”
Farley Interlocking Pavingstones is the only nationally certified company in the Coachella Valley specializing exclusively in this field. Farley also is certified by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute as an Advanced Residential Contractor Instructor and is the only woman in the United States to hold this accreditation. For more information call (760) 773-3960 or visit