Janitronics Building Services maintain more than 40 million square feet of commercial real estate for some of the country's most prestigious property management, real estate development, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in Boston, Cambridge and suburban locations. Janitronics Building Services has been a part of the Chamber since 2013.
What is the history of your business?
Founded 40 years ago, in 1977, Janitronics Building Services grew from a small, family owned business to one that employees over 1,500 people, works with a variety of client verticals, provides significant training, contributes to the community both with financial and volunteer support and is still owned by the same family. We are proud of the work we do and the growth we continue to enjoy. We have a robust practice in Commercial Office Cleaning, the Biotech and Life Science Space including cleanrooms and other controlled environments as well as providing Final Clean services to many of the areas' General Contractors.
What is your favorite part of doing business in Cambridge?
Our work in the Life Science space has been particularly fulfilling for Janitronics Building Services. Every day we work with the companies and scientists who are finding cures for diseases and making patient lives better. We are thrilled to have a role in this important work.
What piece of advice would you give other business owners?
We can all learn from each other. Seek out people and organizations that will help you to grow, achieve your goals and surround you with people who can become colleagues, clients, friends and resources.
What new or exciting things are happening with your business?
In 2017 we hired Joyel Pellitier to be our Director of Life Science and Cleanroom Operations. She possesses a wealth of practical, hands-on expertise having held roles in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Compliance, Quality Control Analysis, and Pharmacology Toxicology Research for both Biogen and Genzyme. We now have the tremendous opportunity to expand our direct technical expertise, effect advances in our Standards of Operations, and focus our skills and adept knowledge of this specialized industry so our clients can reap the benefits of an always-clean and safe environment.