CK Control Temp Mechanical Services Expands Operations Through Strategic Merger With CK Air Conditioning
Parent Company BRAVO! Group Services Unveils New Logo Representing Merged Companies BRAVO! Group Services announced that it has acquired CK Air Conditioning Inc., headquartered in Clifton, NJ, and has merged the operation with its existing Control Temp Mechanical Services business. The new combined operation began operating as CK Control Temp Mechanical Control Temp Inc. on […]
BRAVO! Celebrates Employee Excellence With Annual Company Awards
BRAVO! is proud to announce its 2017 Award recipients. The annual awards recognize outstanding performance by individual BRAVO! employees who maintain high standards and unwavering excellence in service. The recipients attended a private dinner where they were presented with the following awards: Safety Manager of the Year Award: Karla Calix, Site Manager RTP…Awarded to the […]
BRINIA MONCADA IS DECEMBER’S RISING STAR EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH!
Brinia Moncada, BRAVO! employee from our New Jersey Region has been awarded “Rising Star Employee of the Month” for December 2017. Brinia works at the Morris Corp location in Parsippany NJ. Brinia is a great employee who completes her assignments on time. Thank you Brinia for going above and beyond!
ALEJANDRO LONDONO IS NOVEMBER’S RISING STAR EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH!
Alejandro Londono, BRAVO! employee from our New Jersey Region has been awarded “Rising Star Employee of the Month” for November 2017. Our customer at Morris Corp in Parsippany, NJ has constantly expressed how satisfied he is with Alejandro’s performance. Recently, Alejandro completed a painting job in the common areas and his work was impeccable. Great […]
BRAVO! Gives Back During The Holidays To Help Those Less Fortunate
BRAVO! Group Services team members recently provided their help at the Community FoodBank of New Jersey by sorting food for distribution during this holiday season. The group organized the food and household items and packed thousands of products into boxes for delivery to local families in need. “Giving back to the community is a corporate […]
TALTON MAYBIN IS NOVEMBER’S RISING STAR EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH!
Talton Maybin, BRAVO! employee from our South Carolina Region has been awarded “Rising Star Employee of the Month” for November 2017. Talton does a thorough job with any assigned tasks and works very hard to ensure the job is done right the first time. Talton spent hours scrubbing floors at our new client location, Samsung. […]
BRAVO! Team Members Pass Rigorous Exam To Earn Highly Respected RBSM Designation
We are honored to announce that four members of our senior leadership and operations management team recently earned the BSCAI’s Registered Building Service Manager (RBSM) designation. The newly designated members are Dan Beck (Executive Vice President), Giovanni Perez (Assistant Vice President), Jamie Blevins (Director of Operations), and Sylwia Bertini (Site Manager). The RBSM designation represents […]
At their recent awards dinner in early November, the America’s Grow-A-Row organization presented BRAVO! Group Services’ Executive Leadership with the “Cleanin’ Up the Field” Award. This award recognizes BRAVO!’s commitment to America’s Grow-A-Row, exemplifying the company’s ongoing corporate initiative to support the community and give back to those in need. “It is truly the incomparable […]
Workplace Violence, Can This Happen At My Facility?
Let’s begin with some statistics on workplace violence. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, two million American workers are victims of workplace violence every year. According to the Office for Victims of Crime, there were a total of 4,679 workplace deaths in 2014. Of those deaths, 468 were related to workplace violence. 2% […]
Extend the Life of Carpet — And Reduce Your Environmental Footprint
Each year, approximately 4.7 billion pounds of carpet ends up in landfills, taking an estimated 1,000 years to degrade. The Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) highlights four strategies for proper carpet maintenance. These strategies will help facility managers reduce their building’s environmental footprint by extending the life of carpets and keeping them […]
Since 1997, BRAVO! has grown to represent one of the largest facility support companies in the country. To keep the momentum of success moving forward, we have made numerous investments as we enthusiastically head into 2018. Throughout 2017, we have focused on realignment of our HR, Finance, Continuous Improvement, and Leadership teams to better support […]
BRAVO! Reinforces Mid-Atlantic Presence With New Regional Vice President
BRAVO! Group Services has named Jim Gorman to the position of Regional Vice President. Mr. Gorman will be responsible for overseeing daily operations throughout the Philadelphia/Delaware portfolio. Mr. Gorman comes to BRAVO! from AlliedBarton Security Services, where he served as Managing Partner, providing exceptional leadership to more than 7000 personnel and servicing 500+ clients in […]
Arc Flash Hazards: Are You and Your Contractors in Compliance with NFPA 70E And OSHA Requirements?
Following NFPA and OSHA safety guidelines is mandatory for everyone. At ControlTemp Mechanical Services (CTMS), a division of BRAVO! Group Services, all our employees are NFPA 70E certified and are fully trained and equipped with the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Below are some of the key components required to be in compliance with NFPA […]
The New Office Design – Collaborative Work Space Changing How Cleaning Gets Done
Keeping tenants happy in collaborative (open) work space requires a different type of cleaning. The fact is many companies are transitioning to a collaborative work space design. The results are: Offices are more densely populated – it is not uncommon to see companies leasing less space and consolidating staff in areas less than half of […]
BRAVO! Group Services Displays Brand Expertise at ISM-NJ Women & Leadership Conference
Michael Amoroso (VP Sales & Marketing at BRAVO! Group Services) and Tori Tietz (Director of Business Development at Control Temp Mechanical Services, a division of BRAVO!) welcomed conference attendees to their booth at the 2017 ISM-NJ Women & Leadership Conference. BRAVO!, one of the largest facility support companies in the country, was founded 20 years […]
Don’t Expose Yourself to Shock or ARC Flash Dangers When Working on Energized Equipment! Control Temp Enforces the Highest Levels of Safety.
At Control Temp Mechanical Services, a division of BRAVO! Group Services, all service technicians and electricians are NFPA 70E certified, fully trained, and equipped with the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Recently, Gary Giambatista (Control Temp VP of Operations and certified NFPA70E instructor) demonstrated the proper use of Level II ARC Fault PPE while terminating […]
NERY CABRERA IS OCTOBER’S RISING STAR EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH!
Nery Cabrera BRAVO! supervisor from our New Jersey Region has been awarded “Rising Star Employee of the Month” for October 2017. Nery works at Yeshiva in NJ and his role as a supervisor is outstanding. He is reliable, dedicated and committed to deliver the best service possible. Thank you Nery!
BRAVO! Group Services Appoints New Regional Vice President
BRAVO! Group Services has named Dorel Watley to the position of Regional Vice President-Southeast. Dorel will be responsible for overseeing daily operations throughout the Virginia/North Carolina/South Carolina portfolio. With over 10 years of experience in the facility services industry, Dorel brings a strong managerial background to the BRAVO! organization. He comes to BRAVO! from Cavalier […]
BRAVO! Group Services Team Harvests Cabbage and Corn to Help Feed the Hungry
For the second year in a row, BRAVO! Group Services’ Corporate Office team made time to give back to the community through its participation in the America’s Grow-a-Row program, which provides free fresh produce to those in need. The BRAVO! group of volunteers, consisting of employees and family members, harvested 10,000 pounds of corn and […]
BRAVO!’s South Carolina Office Experiences the Awesomeness of Our Universe!
Wish we all could have relocated to our BRAVO! South Carolina office as our regional team experienced the amazing wonder of the solar eclipse, evidenced in the stunning photos that our SC colleagues shared. “Totality really was the most phenomenal thing I’ve ever witnessed,” stated Summer Johnston, BRAVO!’s South Carolina Regional Office Coordinator. “The complete […]