Concord University News
For Immediate Release: 
Oct 09 2003

Wiles Recertified with IFMA’s Certified Facility Manager Designation

Athens, W. Va. – Jim Wiles, CFM, facilities director at Concord College in Athens, W.Va., has recently renewed the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA’s) Certified Facility Manager (CFM) credential. The CFM credential assures professional expertise and establishes standards of practice for the facility management profession worldwide.

Prior to certification, candidates must first meet defined educational and work experience criteria. Successful candidates then pass a comprehensive exam.

The CFM renews certification every three years based on accumulated professional education points and experience.

CFM is the most respected global credential in facility management. To date, more than 3,500 facility managers from 25 countries have earned this recognition.

IFMA is the Houston, Texas,-based professional association for the facility management professional with approximately 17,500 members in 130 chapters and more than 50 countries.

For more information, visit the Association’s web site at www.ifma.org.

-CC-

PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.