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January 2020 President’s Message

Happy New Year All!  We have an exciting year ahead for our Chapter in 2020! Plans and work are underway for some major events including:  IFMA Carolinas Summit and Gala - March 5, 2020 in Charlotte March Madness Event Mike Bradley Memorial IFMA Foundation Golf Tournament - April 29, 2020 Professional Only Member Event scheduled for [...]

December 2019 President’s Message

Happy Holidays Everyone! I hope that everyone enjoyed the Member Appreciation event at Angus Barn Pavilion as much as I did. What a great time and a nice way to thank everyone for the collective efforts throughout the year to make our Chapter the strongest it can possibly be. Thank you to our Ruby Sponsor [...]

November 2019 Chapter Appreciation Event

GTC of IFMA held a fun Chapter Appreciation event on November 14th at the Angus Barn Pavilion!  We had over 150 members and guests attend to celebrate our organization. We honored the below 2019 members during our Awards Presentation: Professional Member Justin Barber – Highwoods Properties Associate Member Kellie Renzi– McDonald York Rookie of the Year Nick [...]

By |November 19th, 2019|Past Events|

2019 Bingo for Bones

The 2nd annual Bingo for Bones event was a huge success. Together we raised $1,475 which will be donated to the SPCA of Wake County. This is an increase of almost 70% from last year’s event. We had a great turnout of over 60 people and also had two rescue groups represented. We even had a [...]

By |October 29th, 2019|Past Events|

WWP 2019 Recap

by Travis Dodson, MBA, CFM, CIPM, FMP  The Greater Triangle Chapter recently had the honor of awarding two IFMA Foundation scholarships in the name of Buck Fisher at World Workplace 2019.  The IFMA Foundation is dedicated to the mission of promoting education for the facility management profession around the world and making FM a Career [...]

By |October 28th, 2019|Past Events|

November 2019 President’s Message

As we go into November and get closer to the end of 2019, I would personally like to thank everyone of you for your time, continued support, and being a part of the GTC of IFMA family, especially all the Veterans. Wishing our IFMA members and your families a wonderful Thanksgiving! Special thanks to Travis [...]

October 2019 President’s Message

Let Fall begin!   I would like to start by letting our IFMA family know that our Secretary, Haley Hough, has stepped down from her Board position effective September 30th, and will be leaving IFMA to embark on a new career as an Account Executive with The Looma Project. We are very thankful and proud [...]

September 2019 Monthly Meeting

Our September 2019 Monthly Meeting was well attended at PNC Arena. Sean Malone, President & CEO of Dix Park Conservancy, discussed the future of Dorothea Dix Park and the Master Plan recently adopted by the Raleigh City Council, in absence of Kate Pearce.  The Master Planning process had over 65,000 residents share feedback online and [...]

By |September 12th, 2019|Past Events|

August 2019 Tour and Member Orientation/Social

The Greater Triangle Chapter of IFMA held a very successful Tour of Mill No. 1 followed by a member orientation/social at Hi-Wire Brewing in August.  We had over 60 attendees to tour the historic 175,000 square foot building in downtown Durham and many sign up for committee involvement at the orientation following the tour. Special thanks [...]

By |August 28th, 2019|Past Events|

September 2019 President’s Message

Hello Everyone!   As we roll into September, I would like to thank our GTC of IFMA family members who graciously sponsored for this upcoming year! We raised over $58,000 this year! Even though we fell short of our $70,000 GOAL, we are planning even greater opportunities to learn, grow, and network, and we want you [...]