Cleaning & Restoration Breaking News

The industry's first-ever Commercial Carpet Cleaning Symposium set

January 25, 2002
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
The Textile Cleaners of America will be hosting the first-ever Commercial Carpet Cleaning Symposium, April 4-5, in Broomfield, Colo., sponsored by ICS Cleaning Specialistand Commercial Floor Caremagazines.

ARNOLD, Md. -- The Textile Cleaners of America (www.textilecleaners.com) will be hosting the first-ever Commercial Carpet Cleaning Symposium, April 4-5, in Broomfield, Colo., for experienced commercial cleaning companies and cleaners who are interested in starting a new company.

The symposium is sponsored by ICS Cleaning Specialistmagazine and Commercial Floor Caremagazine. It is designed to give both the experienced commercial cleaning companies and those interested in jump starting a new company the opportunity to learn the basics and get back to the fundamentals that successful commercial cleaning companies have used to build multi-million dollar companies. The program will feature both in-class and hands-on instruction from industry experts.

Featured speakers include Dr. Michael Berry, Barry Costa, Jeff Bishop, Dane Gregory, Carey Vermeulen, Aaron Grosclose, Carey Mitchell and Geoff Greeley, to name a few.

This groundbreaking symposium also offers two IICRC-CEC credits for continuing education.

The TCA Symposium kicks off with a discussion of 'The Future of Commercial Cleaning Services.' Speakers include IICRC president Lee Zimmerman, Broomfield, Colo. Mayor Karen Stuart, Doug McGettigan, Larry Cooper and Doug Bradford.

Discussion topics include 'Specifying Textile Performance as it Relates to...' 'Inspections: How They Effect Your Maintenance Program,' 'The New IICRC Carpet Cleaning Standard S100,' 'Niche Marketing and Process Specification: Ask the Professional,' 'Creating a Maintenance Program' and 'Developing & Maintaining Relationships: Your Keys to Success.'

Other discussion topics include: 'Commercial Add-on's,' 'Management of the Commercial Indoor Environment Through Proper Cleaning,' 'Repairing Your Way Into Profits,' Drying Super Structures, Commercial Pricing, The Power of the Sales Presentation to your Client!, Equipment and Detergents Placed in Perspective, and Computer Software and the Internet.

The symposium concludes with a Panel Discussion and Q&A, moderated by ICS Cleaning Specialistand Commercial Floor Carepublisher Evan Kessler. Larry Cooper will give the closing remarks.

This program includes both classroom and hands-on training. Participants will be exposed to the leading experts in the commercial carpet cleaning industry. If you have questions, call 888-990-9952. For additional information, to review the symposium agenda or to register online, visit the TCA Web site at www.textilecleaners.com.

Participants can also register directly with the Omni Interlocken Resort by calling toll free, (800) 843-6664.

TCA is a National Network of Independent Commercial Textile Maintenance Specialists, a Network of Accredited Industry Consultants and an E-commerce Business-to-Business Shopping Site. Its mission is to provide corporations with one professional textile cleaning service that can inspect, specify, design and implement a customized textile maintenance program for single offices or multiple locations.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to i Cleaning Specialist Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

A look in photos at the 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition, which was held from April 24-26 at the Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco, Texas.

Podcasts

Don't underestimate the value of a good Internet marketing plan. In fact, if you do this right, it's not uncommon to see ROI along the lines of 30-to-1. Here's a look at 27 free and low-cost tips that you can begin implementing within your cleaning business today to drive more business.
More Podcasts

ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine

CoverImage

2014 August

The August issue of ICS features stories on carpet mold, good training, marketing for cleaners, traffic lane cleaning, and cool products.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Social Media

Social media is a good way to regularly keep in touch and interact with current clients and reach potential ones. What social mediums do you use in your cleaning/restoration business?
View Results Poll Archive

THE ICS STORE

Get Paid! book cover
Get Paid! (ebook)
Over 30 authors – over 40 articles…from attorneys, contractors, consultants, instructors and others, both inside and outside the restoration industry. R & R, C & R and Cleanfax, opened their archives and gave us the best they had, other chapters were created just for the “Get Paid!” book and its readers. And every one of them has ideas for how to get paid what you are owed.

More Products

ICS DIRECTORY AND BUYING GUIDE

Director_Buyer.jpgThe premier resource and reference guide for the cleaning and restoration industries.

Click here to view

TRUCKMOUNT EQUIPMENT AND ACCESSORIES GUIDE

Truckmount.jpgEquipment listings and specifications from the leading industry manufacturers.

Click here to view

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png youtube_40px.pngcrc logo