2014
BSCAI Executive Insights

There are two things that managing partner of AffinEco Michael Diamond believes have given his company the ability to sustain 47 years — putting clients first and empowering his staff. Providing great value and recognizing clients’ needs have positioned AffinEco as an ideal partner for its clients, but the focus on its team members has taken the company to the next level. Read more…

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UCONN CEO Event

To successfully manage a growing company through a recession and changes in technology requires a strategic vision and strong leadership.

Often CEOs get caught up in the day-today functions of their companies, but what drives growth is when they cultivate a strong workforce and think strategically. Read more…

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The Modern Clean Sweep FBJ Article

Paul Senecal did not realize he’d stumbled onto his future career path at age 10 when he started to spend his Saturdays at his father’s department store hanging out with the maintenance crew.

Fast-forward 40 years and he’s at the forefront of a $35 million cleaning and maintenance company, AffinEco LLC., with his partner Michael Diamond. Read more…

Company News

Archives: June 2011

Employee of the Month: Omar Tobon

By Caitlin Mattingly Constant Dedication to the Job For the past two years, Omar Tobon has been a dedicated employee, surpassing the standards that Premier Maintenance sets for its employees. His supervisors and coworkers continually have witnessed his intense work ethic and exceptional reliability. “No matter how many buildings Omar...

Green Headlines

Study: Global Climate Change Promises Hotter Summers Ahead http://www.thetimesherald.com/article/A5/20110608/NEWS01/306080014/Study-Global-climate-change-promises-hotter-summers-ahead?odyssey=nav|head ConEdison Study Reveals New Roles for Green Roofs http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/05/con-edison-study-helps-define-benefits-green-roofs/ Alcoa Says It Can Build a Smog-Eating High-Rise http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/42959353/ns/business-going_green/

Fighting Allergies with Intensified Cleaning

By Susan Minichiello Take a peek outside and there’s no doubt about it; allergy season is here, and that means the onslaught of symptoms like nasal congestion, sneezing, itchy eyes, sore throat, coughing and headaches. This season is predicted to be one of the worst and, even if you’ve never...

Lanartco Performance Tip of the Month

When we say nothing, our message can be loud and clear. We’ve all heard the expression, “If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all,” as part of the shaping of our values. That’s fair. But, not only is there a time and place for constructive...

Putting a Value on Water

By Matt Ellis What exactly is the value of water? It depends on whom you ask. Building owners and managers may quote the price they pay for their continuous water stream, others will say it’s the most valuable commodity there is. As commercial property managers become more aware of the need...