The ISSA Impact: Daigle Cleaning Systems

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By Jeff Cross | May 4, 2022 << Back to Articles The ISSA Impact: Daigle Cleaning Systems

The latest edition of the ISSA Impact, the fourth in a series, highlights Daigle Cleaning Systems (DCS),a full-service commercial and residential cleaning company based in Albany, New York. Established in 2011, the family operated DCS delivers a variety of services, including in-home home maid services, post-construction cleaning, pressure washing, office cleaning, carpet cleaning, water damage restoration, and more.

Watch or listen to the complete episode below to hear Derek Foster, DCS CEO and president, discuss with ISSA Media Director Jeff Cross how his company’s values have helped establish a deep-rooted culture with a tight nit, committed staff of cleaning professionals. Foster also discusses his company’s growth over the past decade as he looks to the future of franchising, eagerly anticipated the opportunity to empower others.

Additionally, the DCS CEO reveals how ISSA’s Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) certification process helped him to look back at his organization’s accomplishment and discover areas for improvement. DCS further leveraged its ISSA membership by using the association’s educational opportunities to implement an effective in-house training program, delivering a road map for employee success. You can also download an audio MP3 of the episode here


The ISSA Impact is a new video series from the ISSA Media team featured on Straight Talk! that spotlights the success stories of ISSA member companies. If you would like to be featured in an upcoming issue of The ISSA Impact, contact us at [email protected]

About the Author.

Jeff Cross is the ISSA Media Director. He can be reached at [email protected].