On the Road with Bill Griffin

Bill Griffin travels often and likes to record those travels on video. Below you will find videos he has made throughout his travels. Some he is being interviewed, others, he is doing the interviewing. Most are simply tours of cleaning industry tradeshows he attended.

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Bill Griffin at ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam - May 2016

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IICRC Seminar Introduction Video

IICRC video that is played at the beginning of each IICRC certification seminar.

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Presentation top innnovations ISSA Interclean Amsterdam - May 2016

Presentation top innnovations ISSA Interclean

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Carpet Dying Tutorial Seattle, WA - May 2011

Bill Griffin works with Dustin Kealing to show the process of dying bleach spots out of a carpet.

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ICM Measuring Device Training Seattle, WA - November 2009

Bill Griffin's MD Training Session at the University of Washington.

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Trade Shows

BSCAI 2010 Orlando, FL - November 2010

Ron Segura talks with Bill Griffin about the state of the industry, changes within BSCAI and what he looks forward to in the New Year. Recorded at the BSCAI Convention in Orlando - November 2010.

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ISSA/Interclean 2006 Chicago, IL - October 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the ISSA/Interclean show in Chicago in 2006. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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Connections 2006 Las Vegas, NV - September 21-23, 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the Connections show in Las Vegas in 2006. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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ISSA/Interclean 2006 Amsterdam - May 9-12, 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the ISSA/Interclean show in Amsterdam in 2006. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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Coverings Orlando, FL - April 4-7, 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the Coverings show in Orlando in 2006. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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Surfaces Las Vegas, NV - February 1-3, 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the Surfaces show in Las Vegas in 2006. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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World of Concrete Las Vegas, NV - January 17-20, 2006

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the World of Concrete show in Las Vegas in 2006. There was so much to see at this show that we have split up the videos into three different topics. Click the links below to see each video.

Artists: Click here to view this Free Video - 8 minutes

Coatings: Click here to view this Free Video - 2 minutes

Polishing/Grinding: Click here to view this Free Video - 7 minutes

ISSA Interclean Las Vegas, NV - October 18-21, 2005

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the ISSA Interclean show in Las Vegas in 2005. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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Connections Las Vegas, NV - September 23-25, 2005

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the Connections show in Las Vegas in 2005. Mr. Griffin points out new products and give a small taste of what the show was like this year.

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BOMA International Anaheim, CA - June 25-28, 2005

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the BOMA International show in Anaheim in 2005. Mr. Griffin points out new products and shows what the show was like this year.

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ISSA Interclean New Orleans, LA - November 16-19, 2004

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the ISSA Interclean show in New Orleans in 2004. Mr. Griffin points out new products and shows what the show was like this year.

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Connections Las Vegas, NV - November 4-6, 2004

Bill Griffin takes a tour of the Connections show in Las Vegas in 2004. Mr. Griffin points out new products and shows what the show was like this year.

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Interviews with Industry Leaders

Walter Kohler, CEO - Koblenz

Bill Griffin caught up with Mr. Kohler in Mexico City in August of 2006. In an exclusive, private interview, Griffin talks with Kohler about his business and what it takes to build a small business into an industry leader.

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Eric Hoffmann, European Manager - Avmor Ltd.

Bill Griffin caught up with Mr. Hoffmann at the ISSA\INTERCLEAN Show in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in May of 2006. In an exclusive, private interview, Griffin talks with Hoffmann about his the standards that are being developed and applied to the cleaning industry thorughout Europe.

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Larry Shideler, CEO - Pro-Team Vacuums

Bill Griffin caught up with Mr. Shideler at the ISSA\INTERCLEAN Show in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in May of 2006. In an exclusive, private interview, Griffin talks with Shideler about his career, industry trends, success and what role he sees Pro-Team playing in the future of the cleaning industry.

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Gregory E. Lawton, CEO - JohnsonDiversey

Bill Griffin caught up with Mr. Lawton at the ISSA\INTERCLEAN Show in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in May of 2002. In an exclusive, private interview, Griffin talks with Lawton about his career, industry trends, success and what role Lawton sees JohnsonDiversey playing in the future of the cleaning industry. An insightful interview with the head of a $2.6 billion company with 15,000 employees.

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Roger E. Parrott Jr., President - ISSA Board of Directors

Bill Griffin sits down with Roger Parrott and discusses the future of the cleaning industry and the role that the ISSA will play. They discuss what is involved with being the President of the Board of the ISSA and what role the president plays in the ISSA.

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Jim McClure, President - ABM Industries, Inc.

Bill Griffin visits the Windy City by the Bay to interview Jim McClure, President of ABM in his office at ABMI Corporate headquarters in San Francisco, CA. Griffin and McClure discuss the history of ABM, what makes the company different than other cleaning contractors, as well as industry trends and how McClure got to the top. Get the inside scoop in this one-on-one interview with the President of ABM Janitorial, the largest cleaning contractor in America with 44,000 employees and $1.5 billion in annual revenue.

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Interviews with Experts and Authorities

Giles Trendle, Speaker - Guerrilla Matrix
World Federation of Building Service Contractors Congress
Edinburgh, Scotland, May 2002

Congress attendees were shocked by Trendle's presentation. When he held up a list of 600 American companies that he claimed are being targeted by radical hackers in Lebanon, he got everyone's attention and the room went silent. Hear first hand in a private and exclusive interview, how Trendle believes guerrilla tactics can enable the smallest cleaning business to beat the big guys in profit and performance.

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Perry Shimanoff, President and Founder - Management & Communication Consultants
San Carlos, California, July 2002

Griffin discusses custodial audits for schools with Perry Shimanoff. They discuss the options for schools and what exactly is involved in a custodial audit. Schimanoff explains what he does for a school during an audit, the benifits of conducting audits and how to go about setting up an audit.

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Perry Shimanoff, President and Founder - Management & Communication Consultants
San Carlos, California, July 2002

Griffin discusses seminars for school custodians with Perry Shimanoff. They talk about the training options for schools and what role Mr. Schimanoff plays in those options. Schimanoff discribes the benifits of training a custodial staff and what his seminar cas do for the staff.

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Steven Tolli, Director of Technical Services - Wicanders Cork Flooring

Griffin sits down with Steven Tolli to discuss Cork Flooring. Tolli describes the uses of cork flooring and how to maintain and take care of the flooring to make it last for a life time.

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