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IFMA World Workplace Conference 2017

October 18, 2017 - October 20, 2017

ServiceChannel is proud to announce that we will be exhibiting at Booth #1900 during the Exhibition Hours at the 2017 IFMA World Workplace Conference on October 18-20, 2017.

About IFMA World Workplace Conference 2017:

The most all-encompassing learning and networking event on facilities and how to manage them. Immerse yourself in all things FM — from groundbreaking discoveries impacting the industry to achievable strategies for your daily to-do list. Discover a new way to do it, a different place to source it, a cool tool to fix it or an action plan to solve it. Whatever your “it” is, pursue, perfect or attain it at World Workplace.

ServiceChannel and Bloomin’ Brands to Present at IFMA World Workplace 2017 – October 19, 2017, 4:15 PM

How Analytics is Changing the Face of Facilities Management

Facilities management is a $500B fragmented industry. Decisions are often driven by gut, not by data. Today’s Facilities Manager is a business manager whose decisions directly impact the brand and is responsible for optimizing their stores/locations for best in class customer experience and sales. Now more than ever, facilities teams need state-of-the-art tools and Business Intelligence to manage their programs and stay competitive. Learn how advanced analytics capabilities today are allowing Facility Managers to make data driven decisions that can bring about process improvements and cost savings. Also learn how Bloomin Brands, a 1200+ restaurant chain changed how they managed their facilities by leveraging data and analytics available to drive decisions and enhance and simplify the Restaurant Manager experience. Learn more.

Featured Presenters:

Jon Ahrendt Director of Facilities, Bloomin’ Brands

Jon Ahrendt leads the Facilities Department for Bloomin Brands. He is responsible for all Repair & Maintenance, Reactive Capital Expenses, and Energy Demand for over 1,100 Bloomin Brands Restaurants. Bloomin Brands has four founder-inspired brands Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill and Flemings Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar. He has held numerous positions over his 19yrs with the company, including Restaurant Management, Lease Administration, Site Selection, Market Analytics, Sustainability, Program Management, Business Development and Productivity. As you may have gathered by the long and varied list of roles at Bloomin Brands, he thrives on change, especially diving into complex issues and making them simple.

Siddarth Shetty VP, Marketplace Strategy & Experience

Sid Shetty is VP, Marketplace Strategy and Experience at ServiceChannel. He and his team help retailers and restaurant facilities managers analyze and make sense of their work order and asset data, examine trends and benchmark costs against their industry sector. Sid sits on the GoodData Client Advisory Board and is a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt with expertise in business process re-engineering, team building, cost management and reporting with a proven track record of success.




October 18, 2017
October 20, 2017