Industry professionals from across the United States attended Spartan Chemical Company, Inc.’s Distributor Sales Seminar in Maumee, Ohio May 9 – 12, 2010. At the seminar, special focus was placed on green cleaning and sustainability initiatives. Each attendee now holds the title, Spartan Green
Cleaning Specialist.

The attendees learned about Spartan’s complete line of institutional and industrial cleaning products, with emphasis on Spartan’s environmentally preferable products, proper use, and how these products will help their customers go green and support sustainability initiatives. Spartan’s Green Cleaning Specialist Certification Program also featured a hands-on training session where participants worked with Spartan’s product lines to learn proper cleaning procedures and best cleaning practices.


Throughout the two and a half-day program, participants completed workbook assignments on appropriate use of products and procedures to validate their knowledge. At the end of the program, articipants received a certificate and a certification card to recognize their achievement and completion of the program. These industry professionals now have the knowledge and tools to help their customers become greener.

In attendance were: Kevin Lee Wheeler, Houston, TX; Larry James Bruno and Matt Siegel, Chicago, IL; Matt Grimwood, Lansing, MI; Joe Nlemeyer, Jaime Cowit and Mark Gordon, Hamilton, OH; Dan Fase, Holland, MI; Vic Decina and Paolo Decina, Ann Arbor, MI; David Stannard, Melrose Park, IL; Chris Marasca, Port Chester, NY; and Edward Rivas and Stephen Medrando, San Angelo, TX.