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Our Chapter usually meets the second Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted.  Please verify exact day, date and time when registering.

Our Board meets in July to plan our program year's calendar, which is published below.  If the registration feature has not been activated, this indicates that some program details have not been finalized.  This also means that the proposed program, date, time and/or venue may change.  Please check back, as registration will be opened when the program has been confirmed.

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Upcoming events

    • Thursday, October 13, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Maggiano's Little Italy, 203 Westshore Plaza, Tampa FL 33609

    Educational Luncheon

    Inclusive Leadership: How To Engage Diverse Clients and Teams 


    Profile photo of Mitch Savoie Hill, CPC

    Mitch Savoie Hill is a Certified Professional Coach, International TEDx Speaker and Corporate Trainer with over 25 years of hospitality and leadership experience.

    She started in the hospitality industry as a singing waitress in New York City when she was 18 years old, and later went on to manage teams for international companies in the restaurant, hotel, property management and construction industries.

    ​As the CEO and founder of SavHill Consulting LLC, she delivers leadership coaching, corporate training and keynote speeches that help her audiences learn how to truly engage their clients and teams to achieve optimum success.

    ​Working in high-stress, fast-paced environments in unique markets, such as Miami, New York, Atlanta and LA, Mitch developed best practices for dealing with different personalities and inspiring cooperation among diverse teams.

    ​She uses her charismatic personality and her contagious laugh to captivate her audiences and enlighten them on important topics such as conflict management, customer success, how to inspire cooperation, and working with DE&I.

    In today's competitive business world, it is imperative to understand how to create an inclusive culture in order to attract and retain top quality talent.      

    In this presentation,  audiences will learn about:

    ​·    The business case for understanding and embracing DE&I

    ·    How to engage people of diverse backgrounds and behavioral styles

    ·    Tools and tactics for increasing CIQ, EIQ, and cooperation

    ·    Inclusive hiring best practices

    $30 member / $50 non-member

    First Time Facility Manager Fee Waived - Please contact Stefany Aceves at Stefany.Aceves@hcps.net to request registration and provide your business card to Stefany at the event.

    Don't miss this timely and important presentation!

    Maggiano's Little Italy

    203 Westshore Plaza

    Tampa, FL 33609

    Thursday, October 13, 2022

    11:30 am Registration

    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Presentation and Lunch

    Online registration only - payment in advance only

    No registration or payments at the door

    Deadline to Register is Monday, October 10, 2022

    Members must sign in to the website before registering to get

    the member rate

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Past events

Thursday, September 08, 2022 Florida Aquarium Tour and Networking
Thursday, August 11, 2022 End of Summer Social
Wednesday, August 03, 2022 Florida Facilities Summit in Orlando
Thursday, June 09, 2022 Member Appreciation Luncheon
Thursday, May 12, 2022 Educational Luncheon - Professionals in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Automation
Thursday, April 14, 2022 Luncheon - Elevator Best Practices
Thursday, April 14, 2022 Professional Members ONLY Event - Benefits of Obtaining Your Credentials
Friday, March 11, 2022 2022 Annual Golf Scholarship & Fundraiser Tournament
Thursday, February 10, 2022 Educational Luncheon - Understanding WELL Building
Thursday, January 13, 2022 Educational Luncheon - Tampa Airport - What's Happening?
Thursday, December 09, 2021 Holiday Luncheon
Thursday, November 11, 2021 Structural Distress: How to Identify and Protect
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 IFMA Suncoast Clay Shoot Event
Thursday, September 09, 2021 Educational Luncheon - Emergency Services Communications Systems
Thursday, August 12, 2021 End of Summer Social
Thursday, June 10, 2021 Member Appreciation Luncheon
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Florida FM Regional Update Around the State FL Chapters’ Panel Discussion & Break Out Sessions
Thursday, May 13, 2021 Educational Luncheon - Work Order/Asset Management and KPI’s
Thursday, April 08, 2021 Educational Luncheon - Disaster Recovery, Emphasis on Hurricane Preparedness
Friday, March 12, 2021 2021 Annual Golf Scholarship & Fundraiser Tournament
Thursday, February 18, 2021 WEBINAR: Corrosion Management for Fire Sprinkler Systems
Thursday, January 14, 2021 Holiday Lunch and Learn - Jackson's Bistro, Bar & Sushi
Thursday, October 08, 2020 Cleaning in the Age of COVID with Dan Wagner
Thursday, September 10, 2020 WEBINAR: Mitigating Risk in Uncertain Times
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Resiliency Planning Panelist Discussion
Thursday, August 13, 2020 End of Summer Social
Thursday, July 16, 2020 Best Practices to Mitigate Risk Long Term in Your Organization
Thursday, June 18, 2020 Florida Chapters Discussion: Identifying Cost Savings Areas During COVID-19
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 UPDATE: DITEK Surge Protection Webinar
Friday, March 13, 2020 2020 Annual Golf Scholarship & SE Guide Dogs Fundraiser Tournament
Thursday, February 13, 2020 Cyber Security with Stacy M. Arruda
Thursday, January 09, 2020 Duke Energy Building G - Clearwater Tour
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 IFMA Suncoast Holiday Party
Thursday, November 14, 2019 Building Better Vendor Relationships
Thursday, October 10, 2019 Parkland Shooting - Lessons Learned
Thursday, September 12, 2019 Hard Hat Tour of DPR's Tampa Heights Union Office Buildings
Thursday, August 15, 2019 End of Summer Social and Membership Drive
Thursday, June 13, 2019 Member Appreciation
Thursday, April 11, 2019 The Power of Clean
Friday, March 29, 2019 2019 Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, February 14, 2019 The Value of Retro-Commissioning
Thursday, January 10, 2019 NFPA Code Compliance & BDA
Thursday, December 13, 2018 Holiday Luncheon
Thursday, December 13, 2018 The Salvation Army Toy Shop
Thursday, November 15, 2018 Tampa International Airport 2018 Field Trip
Thursday, October 11, 2018 Before & After the Storm – Hurricane Mitigation & Restoration
Thursday, September 13, 2018 The Impact of Video Analytics Surveillance on the Workplace
Thursday, May 10, 2018 Project Management
Thursday, March 29, 2018 2018 Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, February 15, 2018 Active Shooter
Thursday, December 14, 2017 Holiday Luncheon
Thursday, December 14, 2017 Salvation Army Angel Tree
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma- Round Table Discussion
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Lessons Learned from IRMA: Business Continuity/Structural Integrity
Thursday, August 17, 2017 Coppertail Brewing Company Tour & Tasting
Thursday, May 11, 2017 Recruiting, Retaining & Cultivating Employee Engagement
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Orlando Chapter Event: Surviving the FM Jungle
Friday, March 24, 2017 2017 Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, February 09, 2017 Impression Management: Building Client & Staff Relationships
Thursday, January 12, 2017 How to develop a career management strategy
Thursday, November 10, 2016 Tampa Bay Sporting Clays
Thursday, October 20, 2016 Pinellas County Solid Waste Tour
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Net Zero Building Tour
Thursday, September 15, 2016 ADA Reasonable Accommodations
Thursday, August 11, 2016 Coppertail Brewing Company Tour & Tasting
Thursday, June 09, 2016 Member Appreciation Celebration (Members only event)
Thursday, May 12, 2016 Strategic Facility Planning: Dealing with the demands of Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow in the Workplace
Friday, April 08, 2016 Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, March 10, 2016 March-Yankee Stadium
Thursday, February 11, 2016 Turning Complaints Into Kudos
Thursday, January 14, 2016 FM Metrics that Matter...Implementing the Correct KPI's
Thursday, December 10, 2015 Holiday Luncheon
Thursday, November 12, 2015 Sustainability...What makes Sense/Cents?
Thursday, October 15, 2015 Tour-Dali Museum
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 IFMA's World Workplace 2015 Conference
Saturday, September 19, 2015 CFM Exam Review
Thursday, September 10, 2015 Your Building...inside and out! AND new member orientation
Thursday, September 10, 2015 Buy 8 Get 1 free-Prepaid Events Program
Thursday, August 13, 2015 IFMA Suncoast Chapter's 30th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, June 11, 2015 Member Appreciation Celebration (Members only event)
Thursday, May 14, 2015 Yuengling Brewery Tour
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Facility Fusion 2015-Orlando, Florida
Friday, March 20, 2015 Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, February 12, 2015 Open Doors to NEW Possibilities....IFMA Credentials
Thursday, January 15, 2015 Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later...Strategies to Get C-Suite Approval For Facilities Projects
Thursday, December 11, 2014 Holiday Volunteer event & Lunch
Thursday, November 13, 2014 New Le Meridien Hotel-Tour and Dinner
Thursday, October 09, 2014 What Keeps You Up At Night?-Roundtable Discussions
Thursday, September 11, 2014 September-Weathering the Storm-Top 10 Misconceptions
Thursday, August 14, 2014 August Summer Mixer
Thursday, June 12, 2014 MEMBERSHIP APPRECIATION MEETING - Exclusively for Suncoast Chapter of IFMA Members ONLY!!
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