System 1 is a certified minority-owned company. Our certification is from the Rocky Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council
The mission of the Rocky Mountain MSDC is to drive the growth of Minority Business Enterprises through business relationships with corporations, government, academic entities, and others. In alignment with our mission, the Rocky Mountain MSDC facilitates greater access to the goods and services of minority-owned business for diverse corporate and government entities, thus fostering the development of lasting and mutually beneficial business relationships. The Rocky Mountain MSDC supports the development of minority-owned business enterprises in Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, and New Mexico and further provides business education and certification assistance for its Minority Business Enterprises.
Providing a direct link between corporate America and minority-owned businesses is the primary objective of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, one of the country's leading business membership organizations. It was chartered in 1972 to provide increased procurement and business opportunities for minority businesses of all sizes.
Formed in March 1965, BSCAI is a trade association for the building service contracting industry with more than 2,000 member companies, including membership from 39 foreign countries. BSCAI represents companies who provide cleaning, building maintenance and other related services to building owners and managers. The association supports its members through providing training, education and outreach and represents the building service contracting industry worldwide.
Through our partnership with Varsity Facility Services, System 1 has been active in BSCAI since our beginnings and its leaders and managers attend annually various seminars, conventions and trade shows. They also serve on the board of directors and various committees. Varsity's co-founder, and former President/CEO, Arlo D. Luke has served on the board of directors for three terms and served in 1997 as the President of the Building Service Contractors Association International.
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is an international federation of more than 100 local associations and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1907, its 16,500-plus members own or manage more than nine billion square feet of commercial properties.
BOMA International’s mission is to enhance the human, intellectual and physical assets of the commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information.
The International Sanitary Supply (ISSA) is an international organization representing the entire cleaning industry worldwide. ISSA helps its members change the way the world views cleaning – promoting it as an investment in healthier people, higher profits, a greener planet, and more. ISSA advances clean and driving innovation.
ISSA is one of the world’s most recognized cleaning associations. As a member, System 1 is part of a global community of thousands of building service contractors who are on the cutting edge of cleaning innovation and green cleaning initiatives.