IFMA, or the International Facility Management Association, is a globally recognized international association for facility management professionals.
IFMA Foundation Names Trustees Award Winners
This year’s IFMA Foundation Trustees Awards were given to Bentley Prince Street and Graphic Systems Inc.
Your Company May Not Be Recession Proof Yet Your Attitude Is
Across the country, financial experts are debating when the global economic recession will end. While business leaders continue to navigate through these challenging times, it is critical to remember there is one thing that is recession proof—your attitude.
IFMA President and CEO Honored by FMA Australia
David J. Brady, president and CEO of the International Facility Management Association and IFMA Foundation trustee, has been awarded Honorary Membership in the Facility Management Association of Australia.
IFMA Names 2009 Awards of Excellence Winners
IFMA has announced the winners of its Awards of Excellence, which recognize groups and individuals who have made significant contributions to the facility management profession and the association.
IFMA Names 2009 Class of Fellows
Established to recognize members dedicated to IFMA and the facility management profession, the fellowship program creates an elite core of respected leaders who act as advisers to—and ambassadors of—the association.
IFMA Foundation to Award $66,000 in Scholarships at World Workplace 2009
The IFMA Foundation will present $66,000 in scholarships to 27 facility management students during the World Workplace 2009 Conference & Expo, held Oct. 7-9 in Orlando, FL.
Facility Managers and Workplace Violence Prevention
The recent death of Yale graduate student Annie Le and the subsequent arrest of lab technician Raymond J. Clark III — who is alleged to have murdered her — has thrust the topic of workplace violence back into the national headlines.
IFMA Awards Highest Honor to OSCRE CEO
In late August 2009, OSCRE announced that IFMA had awarded OSCRE CEO Andy Fuhrman the Association's highest honor and designation of IFMA Fellow.
New Student Center Incorporates Sustainability and Technology
The University of San Diego's new Student Life Pavilion is designed to set a new standard.
Provide Your Facility Management Answers and Insight in a Brief Online Survey
On Friday, Aug. 28, organizations throughout the world celebrated World FM Day by holding public events on five different continents to bring attention to the important role facility management plays in the business world and in promoting sustainability.
Catherine Pavick Appointed IFMA VP Of Education
Pavick will now sit on IFMA’s senior strategy team (SST) with IFMA President and CEO David J. Brady; Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer R. Alan Thomas, CAE; Vice President of Administration Linda Beverly, CAE; and Vice President of Communications Donald Young, APR.
EPA Announces Houses of Worship Can Now Earn ENERGY STAR® Label and Reduce Their...
America’s houses of worship can now earn the ENERGY STAR label, joining the nation’s schools, hospitals, hotels and other facilities in their efforts to fight climate change, save energy and reduce their carbon footprint.
IFMA Study: Going From Hot To Cold (And Back Again)
IFMA has released "Temperature Wars: Savings vs. Comfort," a new study that takes an in-depth look at the most common thermal complaints made by workers and the variety of ways facility professionals respond to them.
Today Is World FM Day!
Global FM member organizations on five continents are celebrating this first annual event with luncheons, seminars, and workshops.
Touring Orlando Facilities
Workplace professionals will have the chance to experience Orlando firsthand during exclusive tours of Walt Disney World Resort, Lockheed Martin, Darden Restaurants Corporate Headquarters, JetBlue University, Lincoln Plaza, and the Orange County Convention Center.
IFMA Announces New Religious Facilities Community of Practice and Hosts Introductory Webinar
The International Facility Management Association is pleased to announce the formation of the Religious Facilities Community, a new community of practice devoted to those who work as full-time, part-time or volunteer facility managers in their houses of worship. IFMA’s communities of practice are organized special interest groups that unite members of specific industries not represented by the association’s councils.
IFMA Foundation Executive Committee and Board
Members of the IFMA Foundation board of trustees serve a two year term and are tasked with managing the foundation and guiding it in its efforts to serve the facility management profession through education, research, and scholarships.
IFMA Announces New Chapter in Trinidad and Tobago
The chapter was formed to promote the facility management profession and educational opportunities to IFMA stakeholders throughout the Caribbean island nation and surrounding areas.
World FM Day Reminder: August 28, 2009
Facility management associations around the world will recognize the contributions facility management makes to the workplace as they celebrate the first ever World FM Day on 28 August, 2009.
IFMA And TFM Request Responses To FM Staffing Survey
Responses should be submitted by Monday, July 13, 2009.