Michael Schley elected to the position of Second Vice Chair of the IFMA Foundation

Charged with serving society in the area of facility management education and workforce development

RALEIGH, N.C. – 9/11/2015 – FM:Systems, a leading provider of Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) and Computer-Aided Facility Management (CAFM) software, announced that CEO and Founder Michael Schley has been elected to the position of Second Vice Chair for the IFMA Foundation. The IFMA Foundation is the charitable arm of IFMA, charged with serving society in the areas of facility management education and workforce development.

“The IFMA Foundation can once again benefit from Michael’s leadership and vision,” said Jeffrey J. Tafel, Executive Director of the IFMA Foundation. “After serving as a Foundation Trustee in the past, his new appointment as Second Vice Chair will enable us to broaden our efforts particularly as they relate to increasing awareness for students and individuals who are interested in entering the facilities management profession.”

“The new initiatives in education make this an exciting time to be involved with the foundation. I look forward to working with my fellow trustees and our supporters to expand the number of colleges and universities teaching facility management and grow awareness of the profession worldwide” said Michael Schley.

About the IFMA Foundation
The IFMA Foundation works for the public good in support of Facility Management higher education, students studying Facility Management and related fields, research critical to the profession and increasing awareness of facility management and making FM a career of choice.

About FM:Systems, Inc.
FM:Systems helps facilities and real-estate professionals improve customer service, reduce costs, and increase productivity enterprise-wide. FM:Systems’ Web-based software improves management of space, occupancy, moves, maintenance, leases and property.

FM:Systems is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, and conducts business throughout the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information about FM:Systems, please visit www.fmsystems.com or call 1-800-648-8030.

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