TAG: Snow & Ice Management Association

SIMA presents 2015 Snow & Ice Industry Awards

July 22, 2015By

The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) held its 18th annual Snow & Ice Symposium in Schaumburg, Ill., June 24-27. The four-day event featured a trade show, speakers, educational sessions and networking events for the snow and ice industry. The 2015 Snow & Ice Industry Awards were presented during the Awards & Recognition Night on June 25. Recipients of awards... read more

Snow & Ice Symposium

June 24, 2015By

Join the Snow & Ice Management Association as it helps educate each other on the best principles of business management, snow and ice operations, leadership, and more! read more

SIMA offers certificates for training program completion

April 30, 2015By

The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA), an ANSI Accredited Program Certificate Issuer, is now offering certificates for any individual who completes one or more of the four courses of its Advanced Snow Management (ASM) training program. The ASM training program includes four courses: core principals, plowing operations, sidewalk operations and ice management. In addition, any individual that passes all... read more

SIMA stages peer groups with Phil Harwood

April 7, 2015By

The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) is forming a set of peer groups, facilitated by Phil Harwood, CEO of Pro-Motion Consulting and LM columnist. “SIMA’s involvement in forming peer groups is to help you focus on your snow and ice business,” said Martin Tirado, executive director of SIMA. “Peer group participants can get into the details of all the... read more

Face to Face takeaways from 2014

December 16, 2014By

One year. Five companies. Hundreds of takeaways. With the 2014 Face to Face series drawn to a close, JP Horizons President Jim Paluch pulled together Smart Company participants for a teleconference Dec. 12 to boil down some of their top observations throughout the year. Smart Companies are the sponsors of the events. The notion for Face to Face is for... read more

Narrow your focus

October 22, 2014By

The rule of focusing on no more than two goals at a time has guided me throughout my career. It’s helped me, and many other individuals and companies, achieve goals. I’m fortunate to have been influenced by many successful leaders and training programs in and out of the green industry. I’ve consistently been taught the discipline of narrowing the focus,... read more