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: December 2018

AffinEco Taking the Lead in Electronic Inspections

By Matt Ellis This year, a group of eight AffinEco managers and senior staff attended the Building Service Contractors Association International (BSCAI) Contracting Success 2018 Conference in Dallas. The group heard a keynote address from President George W. Bush and took part in seminars and breakout sessions on topics such...

Labor Issues & Escalating Overhead

By Sue Minichiello The good news is the economy is strong. The bad news is the economy is strong. Such is the paradox for American business owners. While a good economy typically means higher consumer spending, it also means higher operational costs, especially for labor and wages. The current increase...

State Minimum Wage Increases Lead to Rising Costs for Businesses

By Glenn A. Duhl, Esq. There are currently 29 states plus the District of Columbia whose state minimum wage is greater than the federal minimum wage of $7.25, which has not been raised since 2009. Effective January 1, 2019, 20 states and several cities will increase their current minimum wages,...

Employee Spotlight: Carlos Nique

By Marshall Hook Carlos Nique joined AffinEco about two-and-a-half years ago as a Director of Operations for the Red Team. At the time, he had two decades of experience in the building services field and was eager for new challenges. So, he reached out to AffinEco Managing Partner Paul Senecal...

HR Minute: Employee Recognition

By Claudia St. John With the holidays knocking on our doors, employers are starting to turn their attention toward employee recognition in the form of year-end awards/bonuses, holiday gifts, and other tokens of appreciation for a successful year. But, recognition is not just a year-end event. Here are some tips...