White Magic partners with Purdue for new program
January 7, 2008
White Magic recently announced its involvement as a long-term partner with Purdue University in contributing to its newly formed Disaster Restoration and Reconstruction Specialty Program.
Bob Bonwell, president of Advantage Marketing, along with several leading restoration and reconstruction companies from around the country have come together to create an endowed professorship of reconstruction and disaster restoration in the college of technology.
The students in the new program will learn about many specific challenges that workers face when responding to large-scale disasters. These challenges in clued dealing with building environment concerns, building safety, and the demolition and removal of damaged and destroyed buildings. White Magic will donate a portion of each truckmount sale to Purdue University to help fund this program.