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 |2019-10-29T11:07:40-04:00October 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 |2019-10-28T14:28:49-04:00October 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 |2019-09-12T13:20:53-04:00September 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 |2019-08-28T08:57:30-04:00August 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 [...]

By |2019-06-19T09:05:33-04:00June 19th, 2019|Past Events|

2019 Ronald McDonald House Community Outreach Event

The Community Outreach Committee had a great event serving dinner at the Ronald McDonald House on Friday 6/14/19. The menu featured ribeye steak, baked potatoes with all the fixings, fresh salad, steamed vegetables, and even spaghetti and sauce. Several families came to eat with us and others made to-go plates to take back to their [...]

By |2019-06-18T12:27:19-04:00June 18th, 2019|Past Events|

Mike Bradley Memorial IFMA Foundation 2019 Golf Tournament

This year’s Mike Bradley Memorial IFMA Foundation Golf Tournament celebrated our 20th anniversary and was a huge success.  Thank you to all players, sponsors and volunteers as well as to the staff at Lochmere Golf Club. The primary purpose of this annual event is to raise money towards scholarship funding for students pursuing a career in Facility [...]

By |2019-04-26T10:27:21-04:00April 26th, 2019|Past Events|

2019 Community Outeach March Madness Event

by Kellie Renzi, McDonald York The 2019 March Madness event was another huge success! All together we raised $1396.00 for the Boys and Girls Club of Wake County. We had a huge turnout of both members and guests and the rain held out for us to have the perfect afternoon. The new venue, Rally Point [...]

By |2019-03-26T16:17:24-04:00March 26th, 2019|Past Events|

March 2019 Luncheon

by Justin Barber, Highwoods We were very pleased to see many new and seasoned GTC of IFMA members and their guests at our March Member Committee Orientation and the March Monthly Meeting to hear Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, the 25-year old founder and CEO of Bee Downtown. As a fourth generation beekeeper, she and her “buzzing” startup [...]

By |2019-03-25T11:04:43-04:00March 25th, 2019|Past Events|

January 2019 Luncheon

By Haley Hough, Little This month’s meeting was a fresh start to the new year in our new location at PNC Arena! And what better way to start a new year than with an action packed presentation from Ben Brookhart on how to achieve Category 5 Success in 2019. We all kicked off the lunch [...]

By |2019-01-11T17:54:13-05:00January 11th, 2019|Past Events|