VFA Project Director Susan Buchanan to Discuss the Synergy between Asset Management and Sustainability
BOSTON—June 21, 2013—VFA, Inc., the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and asset management, today announced that VFA Project Director Susan Buchanan, LEED-AP, will be a guest speaker at the 22nd Annual National Aviation Environmental Management Conference on June 23-25, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Aviation and environmental professionals will discuss issues focused on this year’s conference theme, “Total Cost of Ownership.” Buchanan will present “The Synergy between Asset Management and Sustainability” on Monday, June 24, from 4 to 4:45 p.m. She will discuss the ways in which sustainable building practices need to be integrated into not only an airport’s daily facility management program, but also into long-term capital planning processes. Attendees will learn how combining green initiatives with traditional maintenance and renewal requirements across an existing building portfolio enables organizations to gain a holistic view of facility needs. This insight identifies opportunities to improve both facility condition and sustainability.
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About VFA, Inc.
Headquartered in Boston, VFA is the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and sustainability. VFA solutions uniquely combine facility assessment services, web-based software and business consulting services to enable customers to manage every stage of the capital asset lifecycle—from requirements gathering and long-term planning to capital budget creation and spend management. More than 600 organizations in corporate, education, government and healthcare markets have relied on VFA solutions to strategically manage their capital assets. VFA’s flagship software product, VFA.facility®, is currently used to manage more than 4 billion square feet of real estate. For more information, please call 800-693-3132 or visit http://www.vfa.com.