1st Annual IFMA Carolinas’ Summit and Gala

The 1st Annual IFMA Carolinas' Summit and Gala was a success! We had a great turnout of 115 FM Professionals and Associate Members at the Foundation for the Carolinas in Charlotte, NC for an afternoon of educational sessions followed by a cocktail reception and awards dinner. The educational sessions were very informative, kicked off by [...]

February 2020 Tour and Member Social

We had 40 members and guests register for our February Tour of the Rho building in Durham.  This was maximum capacity for the tour!   Rho is a full-service contract research organization (CRO) focused on bringing new products to market through a full range of product development services.    Rho’s  headquarters are 50 percent larger than [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|Past Events|

January 2020 Monthly Meeting

Our January monthly meeting featured Tony Leone, Creator and CEO of Whole Brain Selling® presenting on "Lead From the Right" on how to focus on right brain leadership.  The New Year brings new goals, new targets, new KPI’s, new results, and new challenges.  The item that has the most impact on success is the impact [...]

By |January 13th, 2020|Past Events|

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|

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|

June 2019 Monthly Meeting

GTC of IFMA members and guests enjoyed our June 2019 Monthly Meeting.  Our speaker was Dr. Jolene Erlacher, Founder of Leading Tomorrow, on Millennials & Generation Z in the Workplace.  She presented on the different generations including: Silent - Born 1928-1945 Boomer - Born 1946-1964 Gen X - Born 1965-1980 Millennials/Gen Y - Born 1980-1995 [...]