Letter from the Editor – July/August 2019

July/August is here, which means the VenueConnect issue of Facility Manager magazine is here! Be prepared to enjoy 72 pages of full content covering a wide-ranging variety of topics but beginning with a profile look at our new IAVM Chair, Tammy Koolbeck, CVE. Tammy’s story to get to her current role both within IAVM and […]

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Letter From The Editor – May/June 2019

It took us just a few years to accomplish this, but we at IAVM and Facility Manager magazine are more than proud to say that the May/June issue you will receive features on the cover none other than the legendary Russ Simons, who is … well, Russ is so much to so many in so […]

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Introducing FM Encore!

We present to you the first issue of FM Encore, IAVM’s quarterly digital magazine that focuses on specific issues and topics of interest to the public assembly venue world. The first issue is devoted to the topics of safety and security. As venue operators, your very first priority is to keep your guests safe. We […]

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Letter from the Editor – March/April 2019

Facility Manager strives in each issue of the magazine to have something for everyone. Yes, that can come off as a cliché, but we prefer to view it as gospel and a mandate when planning for every issue. With that backdrop, you will soon receive your March/April magazine that indeed is complete with content offering […]

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Letter from the Editor – Safety (and Security) First

Happy 2019! From the staff at IAVM and Facility Manager magazine, we wish you a very happy and healthy 2019. We look forward to sharing the year with you through the pages of Facility Manager, with our promise being to deliver the most insightful stories to help you become an even more accomplished and learned […]

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Letter from the Editor – The Shining Star that is Adina Erwin, CVE

Using the baseball analogy for our industry, Adina Erwin has covered the bases, having worked at all sector types including stadiums, arenas, convention centers, and performing arts centers, where she currently resides in Atlanta at the Fox Theatre. But it isn’t just covering those bases that make Erwin the cover feature for the November/December Facility […]

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Letter from the Editor: SAN JUAN-DERFUL

IAVM member venues should never be reticent when it comes to sharing their increasing roles as safe shelters during natural disasters. September, of course, marks the one-year anniversary of some of the greatest hurricane devastation ever seen as Harvey, Irma, Maria, and others churned their way onto land and wreaked destruction, death, and financial losses […]

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Letter from the Editor: VenueConnect Descends on Toronto

VenueConnect 2018 in Toronto is here, and Facility Manager magazine is ready to bring you some advance coverage that includes the incoming chairmanship of Michael Marion, CVE, as well as a feature-story look at Toronto as a destination city. There are some constants that readers have come to expect out of the magazine that are […]

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Letter From the Editor: Minny Happy Returns

From a look at Minneapolis as a destination and recent hub of Super Bowl LII to Mark Camillo’s feature on security beyond the perimeter to a riveting first-person story from Alexis Berggren on #MeToo and More: Where Do We Collectively Go From Here?, we have plenty in the March/April issue of Facility Manager guaranteed to […]

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