Sweeper Summit 2019 – Success in Stone Mountain, GA

Sweeper Summit 2019 – Success in Stone Mountain, GA

The 8th Annual Sweeper Summit & Equipment Expo was another sweeping success! Held at the beautiful Evergreen Marriott Resort & Conference Center in Stone Mountain, GA, this year’s Summit focused on educational sessions and round table discussions on how to make our businesses better by learning from each other. The sessions were led by the […]

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New NAPSA 2020 Certification Courses and Training Opportunities

New NAPSA 2020 Certification Courses and Training Opportunities

NAPSA will offer member businesses and their employees a wealth of new learning opportunities in 2020, including a new certification course and many topic sessions at upcoming the National Pavement Expo! The North American Power Sweeping Association (NAPSA) is currently preparing to roll out several exciting new programs in January 2020. NAPSA actively engages sweeping […]

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Sweep Masters New Sole Owner Answers a Unique Call

Sweep Masters New Sole Owner Answers a Unique Call

Here’s an extraordinarily unlikely story of a young woman, Cheryl Meyer, who came to own a thriving enterprise in commercial pavement maintenance. She did it on her own — not by inheriting the family business. It’s not like any other history of company leadership we’ve heard in this rugged field. We couldn’t wait to hear […]

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5 Game Changers for Commercial Sweeping Businesses

5 Game Changers for Commercial Sweeping Businesses

There are countless challenges for small business owners. All agree, it’s a complex proposition to start and grow a business, especially in the ever-more complicated modern business environment. We can’t take on all the difficulties facing today’s commercial sweeping business operator in this article, but here are five major points of advice for overcoming the […]

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Studying Sully: Lessons in Leadership from the Miracle on the Hudson

Studying Sully: Lessons in Leadership from the Miracle on the Hudson

Next month will be the 11th anniversary of Captain Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger’s heroic emergency landing on the Hudson River. On an icy January day in New York City, Sully’s plane struck a flock of birds shortly after takeoff, causing power failure in both engines and rapid loss of altitude. In just over three harrowing minutes, […]

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NAPSA continues to add to its industry-best educational offerings

NAPSA continues to add to its industry-best educational offerings

New Fleet Fundamentals class, simplified Certified Sweeping Company requirements to be unveiled at National Pavement Expo The North American Power Sweeping Association (NAPSA) continues to cement its status as the industry’s leading creator of educational resources when it rolls out its new Fleet Fundamentals class at the 2020 National Pavement Expo, which takes place Jan. […]

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Sweeping Corporation of America

Sweeping Corporation of America

SCA serves the entire eastern United States from Michigan to the Louisiana gulf coast, to the New York Atlantic coast, to the Caribbean coast of southern Florida. All locations are owned by SCA, of which Chris Valerian is President, CEO, and Board Member of SCA. The story of SCA and its ownership is one of […]

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Saving through Expansion: How Section 179 Can Save You Thousands on New Vehicle Purchases

Saving through Expansion: How Section 179 Can Save You Thousands on New Vehicle Purchases

According to the US Small Business Administration, small businesses contributed 65% of new job growth over the last two decades. The small business sector also accounted for 97.5% of all firms that export goods and services overseas (SBA.gov). With heavy influence on the US economy and in global markets, the federal government is unsurprisingly interested […]

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1-800-SWEEPER Announces Newest Board Member

1-800-SWEEPER Announces Newest Board Member

1-800-SWEEPER has announced that Pete Phillips, of Clean Sweep in Chattanooga, TN is the newest Board of Director of the organization. Pete replaces Gerry Kesselring’s position on the Board and takes over on October 1st. Pete has been a partner of 1-800-SWEEPER since January of 2013 and has also served as President of NAPSA 2017-2018 […]

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Oakmont Capital Services Adds Experienced Financing Professionals to Team

Oakmont Capital Services Adds Experienced Financing Professionals to Team

WEST CHESTER, PA, October 2019 — Oakmont Capital Services added two experienced finance professionals to their team in the Albany, Minnesota location. The independent financer continues to expand its business to offer customers fast, simple, and easy solutions. Oakmont Capital Services’ sales team is excited to welcome Adam Domke as a Business Development Officer. Formerly […]

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Bouncing Back from Failure: Leading Your Team through Troubled Times

Bouncing Back from Failure: Leading Your Team through Troubled Times

“I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison In the business world, we spend a lot of time thinking about how to set goals, how to keep employees motivated, and what it takes to reach success. It is important to stay focused on the positive, but the […]

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8 Key Growth Tips for Small Sweeper Business Owners

8 Key Growth Tips for Small Sweeper Business Owners

To grow a small pavement sweeping company usually requires little proactivity. Without a basic growth strategy, business owners can find themselves overworked while their businesses are underperforming. To improve sluggish growth rates, there are some low-cost and no-cost marketing solutions that can go a long way in helping hard-working entrepreneurs in highly competitive markets throughout […]

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Commercial Credit, Inc. Listed as One of North Carolina’s Top 40 Mid-Market Companies for the Eighth Year in a Row

Commercial Credit, Inc. Listed as One of North Carolina’s Top 40 Mid-Market Companies for the Eighth Year in a Row

Charlotte-based equipment and accounts receivable finance company is the only company to be named to the North Carolina Mid-Market Fast 40 List for eight consecutive years. CHARLOTTE, NC (September 30, 2019) – For the eighth year in a row, equipment and accounts receivable finance company, Commercial Credit, Inc., parent company of Commercial Credit Group Inc. […]

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