Letter From the Editor: Gator Aid

If you were not in Nashville for VenueConnect 2017, all we can say is that you missed the conference of the year. You missed education, you missed networking, you missed the industry’s premier trade show, you missed safety and security, and you definitely missed the vibe that is Music City. Not to worry! We have […]

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Letter From The Editor: VenueConnect 2017

As VenueConnect approaches, Facility Manager has you covered with a wide range of stories guaranteed to meet your educational and informational needs. Get to know Doug Booher, CFE, IAVM’s incoming chairman, as he speaks about his plans for his upcoming year guiding the Association. While you are at it, get to know about how Doug was introduced to […]

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Letter From The Editor: It’s All About the Candles

Anniversaries are a big deal. This very association is steadily counting down toward its 100th year of existence. Within IAVM there are select programs that also are embarking on anniversaries, the latest of which is the Venue Management School (VMS) at Oglebay as it turns 30 this June. We celebrate the past, present and future of […]

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Letter From The Editor: Understanding EMSSI

As the Exhibitions and Meetings Safety and Security Initiative (EMSSI) moves forward for convention centers, Facility Manager magazine decided the best way to help members understand EMSSI would be to invite the leaders of three local associations who have spearheaded the initiative to come together for a roundtable interview. Brad Mayne, CFE, David DuBois, and […]

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Letter From the Editor: Safety First

After a 2016, which saw several attacks take place throughout the world on unsuspecting places of worship, work, entertainment and more, we welcome the new year with an even greater awareness of the need to not just be vigilant in these turbulent times, but to be proactive as well. We start 2017 by addressing the […]

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