Leasha Jackson

Drexel University FM:Interact Success Story

Background Founded in 1891 in Philadelphia, Drexel is a comprehensive global research university ranked among the top 100 in the nation. As one of Philadelphia’s top 10 private employers, Drexel is a major engine for economic development in the region. Long committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, Drexel has integrated community partnerships... Read more »

Leasha Jackson

The Right Path to IWMS Success

Your Success Guaranteed The FM:Systems consulting team and our certified industry partners have implemented hundreds of customers successfully using our proven methodology which has thousands of hours of imbedded best practices learned from our 30 years of industry experience. We’ve worked with many of the top companies in the world with the most challenging facilities... Read more »

Brian Haines

FM:Interact and the Autodesk Forge Viewer

We’ve been integrating bi-directionally between our FM:Interact Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) and Revit models since 2010 and have been on the forefront of Lifecycle BIM since then. For the most part, building owners who are going to utilize Revit models for day-to-day facilities operations primarily relied upon 2D plan views generated from the model... Read more »

In this 4 part blog series I am going to explore reasons why universities should begin to think of their physical space inventory as a strategic asset and how an integrated space centric technology approach can help them manage their campus more effectively in today’s highly competitive campus environments. I am going to break this... Read more »

Last week we attended our biggest show of the year, IFMA’s World Workplace. Eight of us made the trip out to San Diego to attend the show and we couldn’t have asked for a better place, the weather was perfect and the city is absolutely beautiful. Once again the show was a great success—our week... Read more »

1. Showcasing the new FM:Interact Functionality on the Expo floor We love meeting FM’s on the Expo floor, it’s always great to learn about existing facility management processes and demonstrate the ways our system may be able to improve those processes. This year we’re looking forward to showcasing functionality that was recently released in version... Read more »

Leasha Jackson

Communicating the value of IWMS to your COO

Last week I talked about how important it is to give your CIO the peace of mind of knowing their data will be safe and secure when implementing a facility management solution as they are very cautious when implementing new technology at their organization due to data security and the amount of time and resources... Read more »

Leasha Jackson

Communicating the value of IWMS to your CIO

This is a continuation of my previous blog post, “Communicating the value of IWMS to your CFO” where I discussed how to talk about the value of an Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) specifically to your CFO. Today I am going to continue my blog series where I am discussing each level of the C-Suite... Read more »

Leasha Jackson

Communicating the value of IWMS to your CFO

Understanding Executive Value Did you know that real estate is the second highest cost to most organizations? This proves how important it is for companies to reduce the costs of their operations and obtain competitive advantage in the market place. It is important to understand the different insights from all members of the executive team... Read more »