8/18/2014<< Back to Facilities Management Press Releases Home
ABM Selected as Cleaning Partner of Dodger Stadium
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABM (NYSE:ABM), a leading provider of facility solutions, has announced it has been selected as the new cleaning services partner for Dodger Stadium, home of Major League Baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers.
"Our primary focus is to achieve a safe, clean and friendly environment for Dodger Stadium guests, as such we are committed to maintaining a first-class facility that exceeds guest expectations," said Steve Ethier, the Dodgers' Senior Vice President of Operations. "We believe ABM is the right partner to help us deliver the best game day experience possible."
Over the past two off-seasons, Dodgers ownership, Guggenheim Baseball Management, has invested more than $150 million on stadium upgrades for fans and players.
Under the multi-year agreement, ABM is now responsible for providing day-to-day pre-event, event and post-event janitorial services, along with parking lot sweeping. Key to ABM being selected was ABM's experience in the Sports & Entertainment market as well as ABM's GreenCare® program, which will assist Dodger Stadium in doing its part to minimize impact on the environment through best-in-class sustainable cleaning practices. Also as part of the contract, ABM is now a corporate partner of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
"We are beyond delighted to undertake this partnership alongside the Dodgers," said Charlotte Jensen-Murphy, ABM Senior Vice President, Onsite Sales. "The Dodgers brand is iconic not only in baseball but in mainstream America and globally. ABM is honored that the Dodgers trust us with our part in upholding the legend of the team, the stadium and creating the best fan experience in the MLB."
ABM (NYSE: ABM) is a leading provider of facility solutions with revenues of approximately $4.8 billion and 110,000 employees in over 350 offices deployed throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM's comprehensive capabilities include facilities engineering, commercial cleaning, energy solutions, HVAC, electrical, landscaping, parking and security, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes — from schools and commercial buildings to hospitals, manufacturing plants and airports. ABM Industries Incorporated, which operates through its subsidiaries, was founded in 1909. For more information, visit www.abm.com.