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Do you know a RFMA facility professional who does whatever it takes to solve problems? Who always has great ideas? Nominate them for an RFMy award! We are currently seeking nominations for our 2017 RFMy awards presented at RFMA 2017. Nominations may only be made by RFMA members and for RFMA members. Nominations must be submitted by Friday, January 20th.

Our 2017 RFMy’s are...
-Calm After the Storm Award
-Shooting Star Award
-Marvelous Mentor Award-Restaurant
-Marvelous Mentor Award-Vendor
-Community Champion Award
-Rookie of the Year Award
-The Innovator Award
-Open Nominations


During this presentation, we will explore what you should know as it relates to LED lighting. We will examine the components and capabilities of LED lighting, cost implications, as well as the impact this lighting technology has on the environment. This is an opportunity to further understand LED lighting so that future improvements will be easier.
Tony George, Director of Sales - Demand Lighting
Gary P. Morrissey, COO - Demand Lighting
When: Friday, January 20, 2017, 1-2 p.m. Central
Price: FREE for RFMA Members


This session will discuss current cutting-edge uses of construction data, life cycle data and predictive data while demonstrating how these uses benefit organizations today. This session will also give facility managers insights into what they can do today with the data they have, as well as looking at what is to come in the world of construction data.
Speaker: Laura Dempsey & David Lewek
When: Tuesday, March 7th from 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. at RFMA 2017

Have you registered yet for RFMA 2017? RFMA restaurant members make sure to register NOW to receive our special member price of $250. Learn more about RFMA 2017 and to register now!
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