HISTORY

Cool Timeline

2017
June 2

BRAVO! Group Services surpasses 75,000,000 square feet in managed services

May 3

BRAVO! establishes Charlotte, NC Regional office

2016
May 2

Control Temp acquires BRS Contractors in 2016

April 3

BRAVO! Group Services acquires Masterclean Janitorial in 2016

2015
May 2

The award marks the fifth year out of the past six in which BRAVO! has received the industry’s highest Safety Award.

April 3

Karen J. Martinez, Founder, CEO and President of BRAVO! Building Services selected by NJBIZ as one of the Best 50 Women in Business.

February 3

BRAVO! surpasses 65,000,000 square feet of facilities being serviced.

2014
May 3

The award marks the fourth year out of the past five in which BRAVO! has received the industry’s highest Safety Award.

April 3

Control Temp Mechanical Services receives DPMC Classification to perform HVAC and Electrical Public Work in the State of New Jersey.

March 3

BRAVO! managers Complete their 30 hour OSHA Compliance course.

January 3

BRAVO! form BRAVO! Healthcare Solutions to focus on growing heathcare portfolio.

2013
May 3

Karen J. Martinez named by New York SmartCEO as one of the 2013 Future 50 award winners.

April 3

BRAVO! wins Arlington, Virginia’s “Best of 2013 for Integrated Facility Services.”

February 3

BRAVO! acquires DG Electrical Services.

2012
May 3

BRAVO! Group Services achieves Day Cleaner Certified Contractor status at Diversey HHPC Day Cleaning Training Academy.

April 3

COO Frank S. Wardzinski honored by IFMA New Jersey for presenting the Benefits of CIMS-GB Certification.

2011
July 3

BRAVO! relocates headquarters to new state-of-the-art facility in Green Brook, NJ.

May 3

BRAVO! acquires Control Temp, Inc. The combined company offers everything from Green Cleaning and HVAC services to full facility support.

April 3

BRAVO! gets recertified for ISSA CIMS Green Building Designation

March 3

Karen Martinez of BRAVO! wins Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Emst & Young.

2010
May 3

BRAVO’s Brenda Brown wins Custodian of the Year Award From BSCAI.

April 3

BRAVO! earns industry’s highest safety award from BSCAI.

2009
May 3

BRAVO! earns CIMS-GB designation from ISSA.

2008
May 3

BRAVO! opens new regional office in Arlington, VA.

2007
May 3

BRAVO! Group Services acquires Brener Building Maintenance, expanding into the Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia area and servicing an additional 7,00,000 square feet.

2006
May 3

Opens regional office in New Castle, Delaware.

2005
May 3

Selected By DiversityBusiness.com as #180 in the Top 500 Women Owned Business in the U.S.

2001
May 3

Acquires Avid Facility Solutions, a provider of HVAC/Refrigeration services.

1997
May 3

Company incorporated in the State of New Jersey.