CLEAN Award Recipients

Congratulations to the 2021 Award Recipients!

James E. Purcell Leadership Award

Since 1967, BSCAI has recognized members for their long-term service to both the Association and the building service contracting industry. The James E. Purcell Leadership Award is the most prestigious award presented annually and named after BSCAI’s founder and first President serving from 1965-1967.

Recipient: Michael Diamond, CBSE, AffinEco LLC

Walter L. Cook Award for Distinguished Service

Since 1972, the Walter L. Cook Award for Distinguished Service has been presented to the BSCAI member who has made outstanding contributions in furthering programs, the association and the building service contracting industry. The first Walter L. Cook Award was presented to Levester Stevenson of Associated Building Services.

Recipient: Jamie Henry, Bee Line Support

Arthur C. Barraclough Company Community Service Award

Since 2007, the Arthur C. Barraclough award has recognized companies for their charity work within the community. Arthur C. Barraclough was the President-elect of BSCAI and the founder and President of Cross Gate Services, Inc. in Brentwood, TN. Honorees receive a crystal award and BSCAI will make a cash donation to a charity of the winner’s choice.

Recipient: Bolana Enterprises, Inc.

BSCAI Building Service Employee of the Year Award

Since 1972, BSCAI has recognized front-line cleaners who do an outstanding job and standout within their companies. The Building Service Employee of the Year Award honors that building service contracting employee whose job performance, civic involvement and family role best exemplify qualities found in superior custodial employees.

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Recipient: Dontez L. Hobbs Sr., ESS Clean, Inc.

BSCAI Emerging Leader Award

The winner of the Contracting Profits Emerging Leader Award is someone 40 years or younger who demonstrates excellence and is making positive contributions to the contract cleaning industry. This person can be the owner of a contract cleaning company or a member of the company’s executive team. He or she is viewed by others — peers, colleagues, boss, clients, vendors or associates — as a rising star in the contract cleaning industry.

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Recipient: Terell Weg, CBSE, MSNW

New Member of the Year Award

Since 2014, BSCAI has recognized a new member company that exhibits active participation through their committee involvement, event attendance, participation in the certification program and regional event attendance.

Recipient: CClean

Industry Service Award

Since 1976, the Industry Service Award has honored long-term service to the Association by a company not engaged in building service contracting. The first award was presented to Robert Pond.

Recipient: TEAM Software by WorkWave

Skip Marsden Education Excellence Award

Since 2015, the Skip Marsden Education Excellence Award has been given to companies who promote leaders from within their organizations, demonstrate an overall commitment to growth and development by investing in education and training of their employees. Adrian, “Skip”, Marsden, CBSE, founded Marsden Building Maintenance in 1952 and grew it into a diverse service organization that included janitorial, security, armored car and HVAC services. He valued BSCAI’s education offerings and encouraged Marsden employees to become certified.

Recipient: ESS Clean, Inc.

Cleaning for Health Award

New in 2017, The Cleaning for Health Award recognizes BSCAI Building Service Contractors that have Cleaning for Health programs. Cleaning for Health is a cleaning regimen that helps reduce the levels of allergens and asthma triggers in the indoor environment and consists of policies, procedures and training that emphasizes the impact on the health of building occupants and staff in an effort to reduce building contaminants and minimizes environmental impact.

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Recipient: 4M Building Solutions

Image Awards

BSCAI recognizes companies that have excelled in enhancing the image of their businesses. Honorees are recognized by company size as the industry’s best in overall ‘company image’.

Mid-size Company
Ultra Shine Group

Large Company
4M Building Solutions

Safety Awards

As part of an on-going effort to promote safety throughout the Association and industry, BSCAI awards companies with the best safety records.

Presented by:

Category A
Cenplex Building Services, LLC
Flair Building Services

Category B
Saber Building Services, Inc.
Challenge Unlimited, Inc.
ESS Clean, Inc.

Category C
Enviro-Clean Services, Inc.

Category D
4M Building Solutions
Prestige Maintenance USA
Diversified Maintenance Systems LLC