Association News

CFI Chapter Reports

April 5, 2010
Los Angeles Chapter Director Vince Attardo reports that the recent meeting presented by CFI President Matt Sanders of EcoStar, Inc. went very well. Matt did a great job sharing with the group the good the bad and the ugly of containment building.
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PCUCA Update

March 11, 2010
The PCUCA held their annual planning meeting Jan. 9 to discuss the association’s direction for the next year. The board looked at the growth potentials for the association, as well as, future educational events and opportunities for PCUCA members.
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NEIRC Association Report

March 11, 2010
Join the New England Institute of Restoration and Cleaning for a special evening of education, professional development and networking Thursday, April 8 at 5 p.m. at the Marriott Courtyard in Woburn, Mass. This is one event and opportunity you don’t want to miss!
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LMCCA Report

March 11, 2010
The LMCCA and CFI educational arms recently held a joint IICRC Leather Cleaning Technician Course in Louisiana. The 10-student class presented a complete overview of leather, including history; identification; cleaning; troubleshooting and more.
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Education + Execution = Excellence

March 11, 2010
As an instructor, I get to meet a lot of interesting people. Everyone has a story to tell and, if it is related to our business, I find I absorb the information even more.
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CFI News

March 8, 2010
CFI President Matt Sanders reports that more than 40 CFI members and non-members met at Royalty Carpet Mills on Jan. 26 for a free tour of the plant’s operations. During the tour, guides Jim Hernandez, Brad Bottle and Volley Williams explained the various steps involved in making high-quality carpet.
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SCRT Chapter News

February 5, 2010
The NE Ohio Chapter of the Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians held a meeting last November in Medina. The meeting was well attended, with more than 18 members and one guest company making the trip.
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PCUCA News and Events

February 5, 2010
PCUCA will host this important class that takes a critical look at the presence of pre-existing conditions, contaminants (e.g., sewage or mold), and health and safety hazards, and address where the drying process cannot be completed in a timely manner.
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CFI Update

February 5, 2010
Los Angeles Chapter Director Vince Attardo reports that the recent meeting at Fibermark in Santa Monica went very well. There will be a meeting courtesy of Ricardo Provincia and A-1 Professional, located at 26354 Ruether Avenue in Santa Clarita, on Thursday, March 25 from 6:00-9:30 pm.
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CFI News Update

January 18, 2010
Los Angeles Chapter Director Vince Attardo reports the next meeting will be Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010 from 5-9 pm, featuring CFI President Matt Sanders of Ecostar Inc. Matt will be presenting “Advanced Containment Fabrication and Installation” and will discuss constructing containments that last and more.
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