Towering Figures

Leaders in the High-Rise Facilities Industry

Q&A: Andre Wiggins, GM at Chicago’s Richard J. Daley Center

The City of Chicago looks to the 30-story Richard J. Daley Center as an example of what can be done to improve performance in existing facilities. And Andre Wiggins, general manager for the Richard J. Daley Center in Chicago, has risen to that challenge. Wiggins has worked hard to prove himself as a successful facilities professional. And as a result of his team’s efforts, the Richard J. Daley Center has achieved LEED Silver [...]

Tony Morille, A Return to Facility Operations

Spending nearly six decades working in facility operations, Tony Morille, former director of operations for Houston’s 27-story Villa d’Este, retired in June. But he has already decided that he can’t stay away from the industry any longer. “I had decided it was going to be fun being retired, but I’m bored,” says Morille. “I miss the sense of accomplishment. There are so many challenges in what we do – I even miss times when a [...]