May
2010

Rahn Elected President of IFMA Cincinnati

GBBN is proud to announce that Gary Rahn, firm principal and director of operations, has been elected President of the Cincinnati Chapter of the International Facilities Management Association (IFMA). His two-year term will begin in July.

Gary has been involved with the Cincinnati Chapter of IFMA since 2003, serving on the Golf Committee and most recently as Secretary of the Board of Directors. As President he will be responsible for guiding the Chapter in maintaining its relevance to the membership through expanded professional development and networking opportunities while continuing to give back to the community.

As a senior operating manager of the firm, Gary provides leadership and direction to plan, organize and implement the organizational growth necessary to improve operations, expand market share, and increase revenues and operating profits. He also has direct responsibilities for overseeing the human resource and risk management functions.

Gary has a business administration background with an undergraduate degree in industrial management from the University of Cincinnati, and an MBA from The University of Chicago. He joined GBBN in 2001, and was named principal in 2004.

IFMA is the world's largest and most widely recognized international association for professional facility managers, supporting more than 19,500 members in 60 countries.