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Inline Distributing Company Tabs Ralph McKinley as New Sales Executive

McKinley brings with him 25 years of experience in environmental and restoration sales
September 12, 2013

 Inline Distributing Company has announced the appointment of Ralph McKinley to sales executive, according to a press release. 

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Hanley Wood Launches TileExpo, International Surface Event East

September 11, 2013

 Hanley Wood has announced the launch of two events designed to bring the flooring and surfaces industries together, according to a press release.  

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CFE Alissa Ramsay Joins MilliCare as Director of Marketing and Branding

Ramsay oversees the development and execution of MilliCare’s brand strategy, as well as the management of all marketing functions for the franchise network
September 10, 2013

 MilliCare has welcomed Alissa Ramsay, Certified Franchise Executive (CFE), to its corporate team as director of marketing and branding, according to a press release. 

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Craig Kersemeier Receives 2013 Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award

Award has been annually handed out since 2003
September 9, 2013

Craig Kersemeier, President of K-tech Kleening Systems, received the 2013 ICS Cleaning Specialist Ralph Bloss Humanitarian award Thursday, August 5 at The Experience Convention and Trade Show in Las Vegas. 

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Rug Advocate Announces New Two-Part Training Course for 2014

Rug Advocate seminars are restricted to very small groups of 12 or fewer so that all attendees get one-on-one attention
September 5, 2013

Rug Advocate™ has announce dates for their new training class "Introduction to Rugs and Customer Service Parts 1 & 2," which will be held in Orlando in January and April 2014, according to a press release.

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IAQA Announces New Mission Statement, Pillars of Engagement

IAQA has launched several new programs bolstering its activity, including a membership drive
September 4, 2013

The Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) has announced the adoption of a new Mission Statement and Pillars of Engagement for the organization, according to a press release. 

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International Concrete Repair Institute to Offer Certifications at SURFACES

August 30, 2013

SURFACES and ICRI are partnering to provide the floor covering industry a new certification at SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas 2014, according to a press release. 

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The Experience, LVH Hotel Reward Show Attendee as Part of Prize Giveaway

The September 4-7, 2013 convention and trade show has expanded the live performance demonstrations and opportunities for attendees
August 28, 2013

Quentin Sandusky, of St. Louis, MO, has received a room upgrade to a Napa of Park Avenue Suite at the LVH Hotel, a $10,000 value that’s part of $25,000 worth of prizes that will be given away at The Experience Convention & Trade Show from September 4-7 in Las Vegas.

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Are Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) Images of Before and After Cleaning Useful to Advance the Healthy Cleaning Cause?

August 27, 2013

According to a press release, The Healthy Facilities Institute® (HFI) Educational Center and Website has released the August 2013 Answers of the SMART - Swift Market Assessment Response Team - in response to the question: “Are Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) Images of Before and After Cleaning Useful to Advance the Healthy Cleaning Cause?”

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IICRC to Publish Technical Journal Starting in 2014

The publication will provide in-depth technical articles in each of the disciplines represented by the Institute
August 22, 2013

In early 2014, the IICRC will be voyaging into uncharted waters with the release of its new peer-reviewed publication, The Journal

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