In 2007, a number of organizations participated in the Cleaning Industry Management Standard Certification Case Study Program. Each organization went through the official certification process, underwent a comprehensive assessment, and achieved certification to CIMS.
Learn more about their experiences going through the process and how they see CIMS certification benefiting them in the future by browsing their individual CIMS case studies below.
*CIMS-GB case studies are available! A number of organizations that were among the first to achieve the CIMS-Green Building (GB) designation have agreed to share their experiences and the value of GB certification. The CIMS-GB case studies are highlighted with the symbol.
- Bee-Clean Building Maintenance: Canada
- Castle Keepers: Charleston, SC
- Crothall Healthcare: Wayne, PA
- DMS Facility Services: Monrovia, CA
- Executive Management Services (EMS): Indianapolis, IN
- Floyd County Schools: Rome, GA
- Held's Janitorial Services, Inc.: Buffalo, NY
- IH Services: Greenville, SC
- Eurest Services: Wayne, PA
- K-Tech Kleening Systems: Weston, WI
- Kelsan, Inc: Knoxville, TN
- Matrix Integrated Facility Management/Shellville Facility Services: Johnson City, NY/King of Prussia, PA
- Mid-American Cleaning Contractors: Columbus, OH
- Omni Facility Services: Southfield, MI
- Portland Habilitation Center: Portland, OR
- Scarlet and Gray Cleaning Service: Cincinnati, OH
- UGL Unicco: Newton, MA
- University of Georgia: Physical Plant Division - Services Department: Athens, GA
- University of Guelph Physical Resources Department: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
- University of Michigan Plant Building & Grounds Services Department: Ann Arbor, MI
- Varsity Facility Services: Pocatello, ID
- Vonachen Services, Inc.: Peoria, IL
Further, numerous building owners, facility managers and purchasing professionals require CIMS-certification in their requests for proposal (RFP) and cleaning specifications. Learn why prominent facilities have elected to include certification to CIMS as a requirement to be awarded a janitorial services contract.
- Air National Guard Readiness Center at Andrews Air Force Base
- Fort Rucker: Dale County, AL
- Seneca One Realty - One HSBC Center: Buffalo, NY