More 50 professionals from the Building Service Contractor and Facility Manager industries from across the United States assembled at Spartan’s corporate offices to participate in the “Growing Your Bottom Line in a Down Economy” seminar. The invitation only, market-specific seminar was created to provide insight into the trends affecting contractors and managers in today’s workplace. Featured guest speakers included, James Peduto, Esq., CBSE speaking on the Cleaning Industry Management Standards (CIMS).  Other highlights from the two-day event included:

• Bob Bruer, I.C.E., CIMS, Spartan LEED Accredited Professional speaking on GS-42 and the new LEED EBOM v3 requirements.
• Frank Trevisani, I.C.E., CIMS, Spartan Manager, Building Service Contractors presenting a newly published building audit form.
• Mike Fabian, I.C.E., Spartan Manager, CompuClean, explaining how CompuClean will help reduce costs without compromising cleaning.