Facility Forum - Spring 2016 - (Page 7)

CAO's MESSAGE Welcome to the New Facility Forum By John Milton Welcome to the Spring 2016 issue of Facility Forum. I am extremely pleased to share with you the first issue of our rebranded publication produced in affiliation with Naylor Association Solutions. Please take a moment from your busy schedule to review and reflect on the articles and highlighted topics included in this issue. In addition to ORFA articles, this inaugural issue includes timely submissions prepared by Association partners including the Frank Cowan Company Limited, I.B. Storey Inc., Professional Energy Solutions, Public Services Health and Safety Association, and Barnes Cemetery Training and Consulting Services. We thank them for their time and involvement. We also wish to acknowledge the support of current and new advertisers who support Facility Forum. ORFA continues to be a leader in the recreation facility profession through the delivery of Facility Forum in both a print and digital format to more than 6,000 members. 794472_Latec.indd 1 This continues to be an exciting time for the ORFA. Your Board of Directors and dedicated association staff continue to work diligently to achieve the goals and objectives as set through our strategic planning process. Specifically, a significant amount of resources is being invested into: 1. Strategic Alliances 2. Membership Services 3. Marketing and Communications 4. Professional Development and Recognition 5. Research and Development. We look forward to the continued support of all members in order to ensure that we provide products and services that continue to help enhance the recreation facility profession. As always, please feel free to contact me, or any staff member should you require additional information or clarification on any ORFA activities. John Milton, Hon. BA, Chief Administrative Officer Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc. | 7 Facility Forum  2/25/16 4:26 AM http://latec.on.ca/ http://www.latec.on.ca

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Facility Forum - Spring 2016

CAO’s Message
Industry Watch
Rink on the Roof
ORFA Professional Development Pillars
A World without Grass
Asset Management for Public Facilities
Risk Management
Modernization of Safe Food and Water Regulations under the Health Protection and Promotion Act
Health & Safety
An Amazing Transformation
Member Profile
Hockey Injury Lawsuit Dismissed
Energy Champion
Index of Advertisers

Facility Forum - Spring 2016