Jeff Cross

Jeff Cross is the ISSA media director, with publications that include Cleaning & Maintenance Management, ISSA Today, and Cleanfax magazines. He is the previous owner of a successful cleaning and restoration firm. He also works as a trainer and consultant for business owners, managers, and front-line technicians. He can be reached at [email protected].

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‘Currently Unavailable’: Finding Supplies in a Time of Crisis

by Jeff Cross, editorial director Cleaners and restorers across the country—and the globe—are struggling with the current challenges spawned by the coronavirus outbreak and the...
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Post-COVID-19: The Aftermath for the Cleaning and Restoration Industry

By Jeff Cross, editorial director Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, cleaning and restoration industry will never be the same again. As I write these words,...
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Changing the Guard: Our New Managing Editor

By Jeff Cross A Proper Introduction “Time flies. As a cliche, nothing could be closer to the truth.” I started as the senior editor of...

Rug Summit 12 Delivers ‘Shot in the Arm’ [photos]

DENVER — The Robert Mann Rugs brand-new location wasn’t quite at peak occupation capacity, but amassing 100 veteran rug washing experts in one location was impressive....

Technology Spotlight: Restoration Equipment

By Jeff Cross, Editorial Director Getting into any business, in any industry, means investigating what you need to get the job done right. This is...

CMI Selects Training Partner of the Year

NORTHBROOK, IL — CMI, the training and certification arm of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning association, has officially recognized EBP Supply Solutions as its “Associate Training...
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Tools of the Trade

By Jeff Cross Recently I sent out, via my favorite social media channels, an invitation for comments on what cleaners use each and every day....

Fully Equipped

By Jeff Cross When you think of the vast selection of cleaning equipment and tools for all your needs, the list of options is staggering....

Learn All About Enzyme-Based Cleaning Products at Rug Summit 12

DENVER — Rug Summit 12, scheduled for October 17-18 in Denver, will feature a technical topic presentation, entitled "Can Enzyme-Based Cleaning Products Be Used On...

CMI Names First-Ever ‘Trainer of the Decade’

NORTHBROOK, IL — November 2, 2018 — Cleaning Management Institute (CMI) created history recently, as it named Marion Ivey as its first-ever “Trainer of the Decade.” The...


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