copy of August 11, 2017

Featured Events

August 24th

Behind the Scenes at the Orange 
County Courthouse/After hours

Get an exclusive behind
the scenes tour of this
busy and interesting facility.
Then, come across the street for
appetizers and drinks!



Golf Tournament 2017

IFMA Golf Tournament 
October 13, 2017
Forest Lake Golf Club
Apopka, FL

Register now for sponsorships and foursomes. Early bird discounts!
Scott Arnold, committee chair with any questions


Calendar of Events Import

WIIFM-(What's In It For Members?)

What's In It for Members....

Job resources-
NEW job posting-City of Winter Park
Looking for job? Know of someone needing to fill a job? We have links to FM jobs in your own backyard and also across the country.  We also can post a job.

Career Resources

Member Directory-YOU have access to our entire directory of members.  If you are an Associate, be sure to update your company profile so when members search for services, your company comes up. Member directory log in,  

Good stuff for you!

FREE Webinar
Operations & Maintenance
August 22

• FM security operations, and organizational structure.
• Best practices in internal benchmarking: costs, practices, and customer satisfaction.
• Tools and practices that FMs can use to optimize their O&M functions.
• Critical relationship between organizational culture and O&M costs.
• Most effective ways to find and retain expert service providers.
• Understanding the relationship between customer satisfaction and operational costs.
• For service providers: understanding the value of “metrics” and creating a win-win with the Owner. 

Offered by IFMA International. Register here

    IFMA Orlando will pay your CFM Exam Fee!!
 The IFMA Orlando chapter wants you to get your CFM, and we are      making it a little bit easier on the wallet.  Any IFMA Orlando member in  good standing can be reimbursed the CFM exam fee upon passing the  exam.  For questions, please contact our Education chair, Kathy Nelson,CFM.


Are YOU bringing a new FM to the Tour of the Courthouse in Aug?? You could win $100-Contest runs until Aug 18th

Starting June 1 through Aug 18,2017, there will be membership recruitment drive.  For every NEW FM member you recruit, your name will be put in a drawing for a $100 Visa card (there will be two given away).  The more you recruit, the odds of you winning increases.  The contest will end Aug 18th and the winner will be announced at the August event on August 25th.


Things for you to Know


IFMA's World Workplace early bird  registration ends August
25th.  Save $100!

Exciting Member News

Look who gets to retire....

Kevin Dupree, CFM
recently retired from many years with Walt Disney.  He is not out of the IFMA picture though.  He still serves on our board of directors and will be doing some work in the property management field.

New Committee members-Welcome

The membership committee welcome two new members to their team.  Thank you to Phil Santalla of Mohawk and Kelly Putnam of St. Cloud Healthcare.

Do you have any exciting news to share?  A promotion? A new baby? award?  Please forward info to the ifma office for consideration for publication.
IFMA Orlando Weekly Update - copy of August 11, 2017
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