According to the release, The CR designation is the highest recognition awarded in the cleaning and restoration industry to professionals engaged in property damage restoration as a result of fire, smoke, water, vandalism and other disasters.
Since its inception in 1976, only 560 individuals have earned the CR designation and those who achieve CR status must complete intensive educational requirements demanding a broad range of expertise in the restoration arts, the release stated.
Among those recently achieving CR certification are: Steven Dean Hass of Advanced Restoration Specialists Inc.
, James A. Kiel of Square One Restoration Inc.
, William Shawn Silliman of First Restoration Services
, Joseph E. Hilson of Church Restoration Group
, Robert Aitken of Restoration Management Company
, Marisa Wilson of Total Restoration Services Inc.
, Jonah and Joshua S. Ray of Coastal States Restoration Inc.
, Richard R. Goulet of Archer Cleaning & Restoration Services
, Tom Barr of Platinum Restoration
, Brian Mullins of Atlas Restoration Specialists Inc.
, William A. Joyner of CareMaster
, Ron Marullo of American Fire Restoration LLC
and Andrew D. Bachly of Bachly Affiliated Companies
, the release noted.
A full listing of all individuals holding the Certified Restorer designation is available on the RIA''s website: www.restorationindistry.org
, the release added.