News from the industry
Starco Chemical Welcomes Manager
McCarl has over 30 years of manufacturing sales experience, including over 15 years of sales management experience in developing cleaning procedures for national accounts.
McCarl will be working closely with Starco Chemical''s manufacturer''s agent representatives as well as Starco Chemical distributors and national accounts.
New Sales Manager Joins Aztec
Aztec Products Inc.welcomes Mike Chiango as regional sales manager.
Chiango has extensive experience in business development; for the past nine years, he has developed sales channel distribution in the financial services and insurance industry.
Chiango will focus on growing his territory — which includes, among others, New York, New Jersey and Illinois — with large building maintenance contractors, janitorial companies and a select group of product distributors.
Regional Manager Hired To Silent Knight
Beach will be responsible for providing sales support to Silent Knight''s Farenhyt Engineered Systems distributors and security equipment distributors.
Prior to joining Silent Knight, Beach performed central station monitoring and fire alarm service and installation work.
Global Facilities Management Chairperson Named
Teena Shouse, a Certified Facility Manager (CFM) and International Facilities Management Association (IFMA) Fellow, has been appointed as the chairperson of the Global Facilities Management Association (GFMA).
Shouse is a senior facilities management consultant with over 26 years of experience in service-related fields, predominately in facility management.
Waterless Company Celebrates 20 Years In Business
Waterless Company Inc., the oldest and one of the largest manufacturers of no-water urinal systems and other restroom products in the United States, is celebrating its 20-year anniversary.
The company was founded by Klaus Reichardt, a leading advocate for water conservation and sustainability: His goal was to develop a firm that would help facilities use our most precious resource, water, more responsibly.
System4 Receives Top 10 Rankings
System4''s category rankings are: Number nine, Low-cost Franchises; number 10, Top Home-based Franchises; and number 10, Fastest Growing Franchises.
In addition to the three top 10 rankings, System4 also ranks number 41 overall out of the top 500 franchise opportunities in the United States and Canada.
Janitized Representative Of The Year Named
Also given for the first time was the 2010 Best New Representative Award, which was presented to Flannigan Sales Group Inc. for their outstanding performance as a first-year manufacturer''s representative.
Hydro Systems Purchases Dosmatic
Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Fish Window Cleaning Makes Franchise 500 List
The company ranks 139 on the list for 2011, moving up from its previous ranking of 182 for 2010, and ranks first in the Window Cleaning category.
Dalco Acquires Gold Eagle Supply
Gold Eagle''s customers include institutional facilities in the health care and education markets, as well as building service contractors and casinos, which is a direct parallel to Dalco''s customer base.
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