Coming up for 50 years now, the founder of Karndean, Michael Walker, began searching for business ideas that would enable him to make it in the world. He was already successful but he was yearning for something more. He wasn’t interested in selling other brands designs. He wanted to make his own mark. He decided he wanted to make change the whole industry forever. Mike, as he was also known, wanted to change the vinyl flooring industry for the better.