Business  Partners 

CFTA Business Partners are companies and individuals who provide products and/or services to CFTA members, and who hold memberships in the Association.  In addition to being members, companies may also engage as Diamond, Gold, Bronze or Basic sponsors, which help defray the business expenses for CFTA. Our thanks and gratitude go out to all these friends who understand and participate in helping CFTA accomplish its mission. Please contact these supporters of CFTA's mission to find out more about their products and services. 

Star Partners  

The CFTA Champion and Sustaining Partner Program aligns with industry STARs to support the association in an above-and-beyond capacity.  Your dollars go directly into funding our critical resources and strategic goals that develop CFTA Sharing Technology And Resources (STAR) services. 

  

 STAR Partners 

 

 

 



Experts in Building Lifecycle Management, IMAGINiT can assist you with technology and workflow support at every phase of your project – from concept to initial survey through design, build and management. While we are partners with Autodesk, Leica Geosystems and ARCHIBUS, we understand that your process is just as important as the tools that help it succeed.  With in-depth knowledge of the tools you use every day and our unique solutions like Scan to BIM, IMAGINiT Clarity for Revit, and IMAGINiT Clarity Owner Data Portal, IMAGINiT is poised to help you get the most from your technology and team.  

 Diamond Sponsors 

 

 

Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of 3D software for global markets.

Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries—including the last 19 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects—use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas before they're ever built or created. From blockbuster visual effects and buildings that create their own energy, to electric cars and the batteries that power them, the work of our 3D software customers is everywhere you look.

 

 

 

CADD Microsystems specializes in all phases of the building lifecycle – from concept to design and planning, through construction, to operations and maintenance. We are an Autodesk Platinum Partner, an FM:Systems Certified Partner, an iOffice Certified Implementation Partner, a Bluebeam Platinum Partner, and a Global eTraining Platinum Partner.

Our AEC, GIS and facilities management industry expertise allows us to address the unique challenges faced by owners and campus real estate and FM professionals. In addition to providing technical resources to support the use of your current Autodesk, ESRI and CAFM software solutions, we develop tailored Building Information Management (BIM) requirements, LOD, BIM Execution Plans and Revit content to form the backbone of your design and construction practice, to ensure consistency across all projects. We are unique in the industry in that we have practical experience with integrating BIM and FM by leveraging frameworks such as COBie.

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Esri was founded to help solve some of the world’s most difficult problems. We do so by supporting our users’ important work with a commitment to science, sustainability, community, education, research, and positive change.  

 



Founded in 1984, FM:Systems helps higher education facilities and real estate professionals improve customer service, reduce costs, and increase productivity campus wide. FM:Systems created FM:Interact, a Cloud-based Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS).

FM:Systems provides workplace management technology and solutions that enable facility and real estate teams to identify, plan, and deliver the ideal workplace experience for every employee. Our leading web-based Integrated Workspace Management System (IWMS) and real-estate analytics software improves management of space, occupancy, renovations, moves, maintenance, property, assets, agile workspaces, employee experience, smart buildings and more. FM:Systems is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, and conducts business throughout the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia Pacific. 

Our broad solution, specializing in space and occupancy, assets and maintenance, real estate and strategic planning, as well as projects and sustainability, empowers our clients to gain insight into how their facility space is utilized, how they enhance efficiency and create an employee-centric workplace. 

 

Founded in 1984, Hagerman & Company provides software and professional services for companies in the AEC, Manufacturing and related industries. Hagerman & Company offers a variety of software for data management from vendors including Autodesk, BlueCielo ECM Solutions and Synergis Software.  Hagerman & Company also provides consulting services as well as their own proprietary software all with the goal to help clients select and implement the one solution that best allows them to survive and prosper in today's competitive environment.

Hagerman has partnered with thousands of companies in the manufacturing, AEC and related industries to bring projects to market. The experienced staff guides clients to select, implement, and use software used to design, manufacture, construct, engineer, simulate, analyze and manage data.

 



Planon delivers Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) and Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) software to help national and multinational real estate owners and occupiers optimize workplace performance by simplifying business processes and reducing costs during every phase of the real estate lifecycle, from signing the contract and maintaining the buildings to optimizing space usage and meeting corporate sustainability objectives.

For commercial service providers, Planon delivers an integrated software platform with specific functionality to create operating efficiency, increase customer value, and enable business innovation through radical process automation, seamless system integration and analytics. Planon customers benefit from proven global experience and support with leading best practice approaches.

Gold Sponsors  

Patrick Engineering Inc. (Patrick) is a nationwide engineering, design, project management, and geospatial solutions firm with a long history of success on a variety of complex infrastructure projects. Our client list includes government agencies, higher education institutions, private and public utilities, and FORTUNE 500 companies. We focus on providing concept planning, engineering, pre-construction services, procurement of materials, construction management, and enterprise technology solutions for heavy infrastructure and building projects. We accomplish this with technical experts in the fields of civil, structural, hydraulic, environmental, geotechnical, electrical engineering, relay & protection, geology, surveying, construction management, process control, asset & facility management, and geographic information systems (GIS).

Patrick is a proven leader in a full spectrum of GIS services. Our award-winning Geospatial Services Division offers a wide variety of services ranging from strategic planning to field data collection to implementation to management and sustainment of custom and commercial off-the-shelf solutions.  We partner with the global leader and producer of GIS technologies, Esri, Inc. (Esri Silver Partner), to deliver its ArcGIS platform.“

Bronze Sponsors and Basic Sponsors




Barkley Advisory Group, LLC is comprised of experienced senior real estate and facilities management who provide management & technology advisory services to facility management professionals. Our work into the following five service lines: strategy development, organizational structure/re-design, process re-design, performance management, and technology strategy.

 

 

Agile Handover specializes in providing solutions for the well-known handover challenges facing the infrastructure community.

Our Vision is to solve those challenges with technology superiority, simplicity, and affordability. We take pride in our honesty and integrity while partnering with owners, vendors, and contractors in pursuing these opportunities.

Our Mission is to become the leading Handover Automation Solution in the infrastructure community.

Our Expertise is in understanding the handover needs and applying technologies to them. Our solution offerings range from providing customized handover technology components to fully managed handover services.


Throughout our 34-year history, we have held ourselves to rethinking the role of the traditional MEP engineering firm.

As a result, we’ve evolved our practice to emphasize the technology and processes that connect systems infrastructure, improve operations and longevity and make life safer and easier for those who use it.

Arora specializes in providing engineering services tailored for clients in aviation, transportation, education, government and commercial sectors and has developed a unique understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing these critical industries.


If you manage any of these networks, or need to build one from scratch, our CrescentLink® software extensions make it possible to take your project from design, cost-estimation, and staking phases to a complete 360° view of your network, down to a single splice. Built especially for Esri's platform, our extensions are strategically developed to fill the gaps left by other GIS software.

As partners of Esri, the global market leader and pioneer in problem-solving with GIS, we offer world-class solutions specific to your network needs, including consultation services and team training.

 

Maximize your investment through lean and cost effective consulting. From program start up to asset life-cycle management, we can help you solve your process problems.  Empowering individuals across a diverse organization is the foundation to maximizing your human capital investment.

An effective business transformation starts and stops with the people that interact with the processes and technology every day. By taking a soft touch to this essential component of success, organizations can see greater benefit realization and adoption of proactive change.  Empower. Build. Evolve.

Seeking to create the global leader in workplace management. Archibus, Serraview and SiQ came together to create SpaceIQ in May 2020. Our goal is to provide every client with the ideal solution for addressing real estate strategy and space management needs, while providing employees with a positive workplace experience. But the purpose of our business is to help your business thrive.

We do that in three different, but complementary ways. As the world’s first and most-deployed IWMS, Archibus is the way to go if you’re a large-scale enterprise in need of an all-in-one solution for managing and optimizing space, operations, and maintenance. Now if you’re looking to improve workplace efficiency and space accounting, Serraview is your path forward. As the industry standard in space optimization and the system of choice for major OSPs, this scalable, high-configurable software solution helps turn your biggest fixed costs into strategic assets. But if you’re busy disrupting the world and just want an intuitive workplace management solution designed to make space management simple, SiQ will tame your unicorn. The priority is on user experience and the fastest implementation speeds in the industry. User-friendly tools and intuitive dashboards make it easy to efficiently manage your workplace and improve employee productivity and experience.