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The CFI Report - September 2012

August 31, 2012

On July 12, the Orange County/Inland Empire Chapter held a meeting with Dr. Wendy Kreider, a chiropractor that spoke about how to prevent back injuries while working on the job as well as practice exercises to strengthen the legs and back. Then on August 16,the chapter held a meeting at Central California Cleaning Supply. Chapter Director Terrance Jones demonstrated the difference between using the cool glide vs. a hot steaming iron. He also held a roundtable discussion on different cleaning methods.

The Los Angeles Chapter held a meeting on July 12 at Bobcat Carpet Cleaning. Employees of Bobcat and Expert Carpet Care discussed different cleaning tips and idea on customer service.

Official Notice: Business Meeting Awards Ceremony

On behalf of the CFI Board of Directors and Executive Committee, we would like to personally invite you to our upcoming annual business meeting and awards ceremony. This will be held at the Las Vegas Hotel on September 5 at 7:30 p.m. in a conference room that will be announced at the Connections Convention and Trade Show. This meeting is open to all members and non-members and will provide a current report on the state of the association, swear in new officers and directors and acknowledge those who have made a positive impact on our association and our industry.

Thank you for your continued support of the CFI and commitment to improving the industry we all care so much about! See you there!

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