DAVACO RETAIL SERVICES ADDS
LEED AP+ PROFICIENCY
Accreditation Awarded by Internationally-recognized U.S. Green Building Council
Dallas, TX (March 2, 2010) –DAVACO, Inc. (www.davacoinc.com), the national leading provider of retail and restaurant services, announced that Lemar Cullum, senior project manager, was recently recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council for completing requirements for LEED AP+ accreditation. The LEED Accredited Professional program, developed by the Green Building Certification Institute, is a multi-faceted credentialing system that ensures that professionals have the latest knowledge and understanding of green building practices.
“We are proud to add another level of green building expertise to DAVACO?s already existing practices. I congratulate Lemar on his achievement and plan for others to earn their accreditations in the future,? said Rick Davis, Founder and CEO of DAVACO, Inc. ?DAVACO brings extraordinary depth of knowledge and services to the retail industry and with the LEED AP + specialization in existing buildings? operations and maintenance, DAVACO?s teams of professionals provide qualified, educated, and influential green building expertise.
The LEED AP + accreditation is an advanced level of knowledge of green building practices and specialization in a particular field. The process of earning such a credential includes an application audit for eligibility requirements and a successful score on the exam.
The Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Green Building Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.
LEED. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is an internationally recognized green building certification system, providing third-party verification that a building or community was designed and built using strategies aimed at improving performance across all the metrics that matter most: energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, and stewardship of resources and sensitivity to their impacts. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED provides building owners and operators a concise framework for identifying and implementing practical and measurable green building design, construction, operations and maintenance solutions.
About DAVACO Inc.
DAVACO, Inc. the national leading provider of retail services, specializes in the quality management and execution of high-volume rollouts, retrofits, resets, right-sizing, in-store merchandising, shop-in-shops and associated logistics and consolidation. DAVACO offers a comprehensive range of services that helps retailers maximize brand presence and profitability at retail. Services include: ▪ Rollouts, retrofits, resets and remodels ▪ Fixture and graphics installations ▪ Project management ▪ Hard- and soft-line merchandising ▪ Site and marketing surveys ▪ Logistics and consolidation ▪ Design services ▪ Special initiatives. Founded in 1990, the company is based in Dallas, Texas, with W-2 employees located across the country. For more information, visit www.davacoinc.com.
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