John Downey is the outgoing Editor and Publisher of the Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) Technical Journal formally known as the IICRC Journal of Cleaning Restoration and Inspection. He is also the fourth generation President and Owner of Downey’s Carpet Care of Granville, OH. John was also the Founder of Cleanfax magazine a long time industry trade publication he sold in 1999. John has been a long time industry association leader, volunteer and member of numerous committees and boards of directors. His industry connections are second to none and he is respected as a man of his word that listens to both sides of an issue prior to making his own decisions on the proper direction to take.