Saturday, November 16, 2013

Jim Peduto to Lead Education Seminars

Jim Peduto, AICS Managing Partner, will lead two training seminars at the cleaning industry's largest trade show (ISSA/Interclean) on November 17 and 18, 2013.

On November 17th and 18th, Jim and David Frank will conduct the CIMS: ISSA Certification Expert (I.C.E.) Workshop. CIMS is the cleaning industry's quality standard. A sellout crowd will learn how to use CIMS as a tool for benchmarking, evaluating and improving operations.

Peduto's Smart Staffing Seminar will teach cleaning industry leaders how to easily, quickly, and reliably determine the amount of labor required clean a building. The program will take place on November18th at 1:30pm. For more details visit:

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Jim Peduto was a Featured Presenter on CMM”s Critical Issue Webinar: Updating Your Approach to Sustainability

Johnson City, NY (October 3, 2013):  Jim Peduto, Managing Partner of the American Institute for cleaning Sciences (AICS) was a featured presenter on CMM Critical Issue Webinar: Updating Your Approach to Sustainability
The webinar was hosted by Cleaning & Maintenance Management. Peduto presented the A Building Service Contractor’s Perspective on Sustainability.  The webinar included the following topics:

·         An overview of latest sustainability trends

·         Simple sustainability steps for BSCs

·         Program ideas for environmentally-conscious facility managers

·         A better understanding of how sustainable practices can benefit a cleaning operation and marketing efforts

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Value of Clean White Paper Co-Authored by Jim Peduto

AICS Managing Partner, Jim Peduto recently co-authored a ground breaking Value of Clean White Paper that  demonstrates how even relatively modest investments in improved cleaning produce out-sized returns.

This paper explains the connection between cleaning and metrics that facility executives care about most by focusing on how the following areas impact an organization's bottom line:
1. Work ticket resolution costs
2. Occupant wellness: absenteeism
3. Occupant wellness: improved productivity
4. Image enhancement: customer satisfaction
5. Asset preservation
6. Energy savings
7. Reducing hospital associated infections (HAIs)

It is a "must read" for all property managers and those involved in the cleaning function.

Download the Value of Clean Paper now.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Jim Peduto Presents Cost Reduction Stategies

Jim Peduto presented "How to Prepare for Price Reductions in Custodial Contracts" at the NISH 2012 National Training and Achievement Conference in Indianapolis.  Participants learned the seven steps to successfully prepare for and navigate customer cost reduction requests.

Monday, November 21, 2011

Jim Peduto to Teach the Value of Cleaning

AICS Managing Partner,  Jim Peduto, will lead a free webinar: Leveraging the True Value of Clean on November 30, 2011 at 12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m. (eastern time). The program dives into ISSA's valuable tool for calculating the financial impact and return on investment of a clean building.

Register now!

For more detials folow this link:

Monday, September 26, 2011

Trends shaping the Commercial Cleaning Industry

AICS Managing Partner,Jim Peduto and David Frank, founder of the American Institute for Cleaning Sciences, discuss trends shaping the cleaning industry.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Jim Peduto to speak on Green Cleaning and LEED-EBOM

Jim Peduto, one of the cleaning industry's leading authorities on green cleaning and the Cleaning Industry Management Standard for Green Buildings (CIMS-GB) will present “CIMS-Green Building: Elevate Your Green Cleaning and Prepare for LEED” at 9:00 am on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at NFM&T’s 2011 Conference and Expo in Baltimore.

This presentation helps facility managers by:
  1. Identifying standards to qualify cleaning services that are capable of delivering green cleaning services that support the LEED-EBOM certification process.
  2. Presenting a framework for the development of a LEED-EBOM complaint green cleaning program.
  3. Providing the key elements of a comprehensive green/sustainable cleaning program.
To learn more about this session follow this link to NFM&T's program:
Jim Peduto, Esq., CBSE, is the Chief Executive Officer of Matrix Integrated Facility Management and Chief Operating office the American Institute for Cleaning Sciences