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Online Water Loss Course Introduced

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The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) has announced the creating of an entry-level online training course addressing broad knowledge for those interested in the practice of water damage restoration.

 


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Internet marketing workshop to be held June 22

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Hitman Advertising will hold a live Internet marketing workshop in Pensacola, FL for cleaning companies on June 22.

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U.S. Products reveals new website, Facebook page

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U.S. Products, a manufacturer of portable carpet and floor cleaning tools and equipment, has launched a user-friendly, interesting and inviting new website, says the company’s marketing manager Doyle Bloss.

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Association tabs executive director, management company

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The Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Association (ICRA), as of March 15, has agreed to a long-term management contract with Meetings and Events, LLC, in Denver.


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Interlink Supply now distributing Concrobium products

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Siamons International, the manufacturer of Concrobium professional restoration solutions such as the Concrobium Mold Control and Mold Stain Remover, has announced that Interlink Supply is now distributing such products.


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Regional "Cleaning College" event announced

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The Carpet Cleaners Institute of the Northwest (CCINW) and the Carpet & Fabricare Institute (CFI) will join forces to host a “Cleaning College” event June 27-29 in Reno, NV.

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"Clean Trust" no more: Organization returns to original name

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The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) announced that the Board of Directors has voted to return the formal name of the organization to the IICRC, keeping "cleantrust" as the service mark of the organization.


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ServiceMaster brands join military fundraising program

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Four ServiceMaster brands have joined forces with a new online fundraising program called “Boost A Hero” to help military veterans purchase franchise businesses.

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HydraMaster names new director of sales

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HydraMaster has named Bruce Daw, a 23-year veteran of the cleaning and restoration industry, as the company’s Director of Sales for Strategic and Distribution Channels.
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DKI Holdings gets new president/CEO

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DKI Holdings, the parent company of Disaster Kleenup International (DKI), has named Dan Cassara as its new President and CEO. Cassara will be responsible for all business operations for DKI Holdings and all of its affiliated companies including Disaster Kleenup International, DKI Market Services, DKI Loss Services, DKI Commercial Solutions, DKI Restoration, and Circumspex.


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The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

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Have a limited marketing budget but realize the importance of neighborhood marketing? Try doorknob hangers, a low-cost, yet highly effective way to drum up more business. In this episode, John Braun discusses the value of this tactic as well as what you should include on the materials you're hanging.
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2014 September

The September issue of ICS features stories on moisture detection, disinfectant services, neighborhood marketing, then we discuss the last level of being phenomenal, and cool products.

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