Neal Zucker is president and CEO of Corporate Cleaning Services, Chicago's largest employer of union window washers. Mr. Zucker started Corporate Cleaning Services in 1994, and he manages all aspects of the business on a daily basis, from sales through operations.
In addition to his corporate work, Mr. Zucker has held director, trustee and advisory roles on many of Chicago's civic and not-for-profit organizations for the past 25 years. He has been recognized for his leadership and public service, having been given the 'Global Leadership Award' by buildOn. He is the co-founder of Chicago Gateway Green's Green Tie Ball, having served as co-chair of the 1st, 10th and 25th galas. His current board participation includes:
- Museum of Science and Industry — Trustee
- The Goodman Theatre — Trustee
- After School Matters — Board of Directors
- ChiArts — Board of Directors
- The Arts Club of Chicago — Board of Directors
- The Economic Club of Chicago — Member
Mr. Zucker is often cited as a 'Who's Who in Chicago Business' by "Crain's" and has been profiled in various publications including "Chicago Magazine."
He received his undergraduate degree in economics and business from the University of Michigan and earned an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
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Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Charlie has over forty years' experience in scheduling and supervising operations, including over eight years as a property manager in the Chicago area. He also has over 50 years of experience in training and supervising rappelling. His responsibilities include all operations, safety, and issue resolution. Charlie is also responsible for contracts and insurance management. He graduated from U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY, and earned his MBA from MIT. Charlie has proudly served our country in the United States Army for twenty years retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel. During that time he was awarded numerous decorations including the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. He still serves as a volunteer admissions officer for West Point.
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Chief Financial Officer
Tony handles the administrative and financial operations of Corporate Cleaning Services. His duties include managing the accounting and payroll, overseeing all bills and invoices, collections, preparing monthly financial reports, and formulating the company budget. Tony earned a bachelor's degree in Finance at Loyola University.
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Senior Vice President
All cleaning and window washing operations are managed and supervised by Oralia Castañeda. Oralia brings over 10 years of office management experience as well as quality control to her role as Senior Vice President at Corporate Cleaning Services. Her duties include managing and supervising the operations teams, scheduling, human resource development, client communication, and overseeing the daily operations of the field teams. Oralia earned a BA in Psychology and Political Science at Rockford College. Oralia currently holds an SPHR certification, OSHA 30 certification and an OSHA 4 hour fall protections certification.
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Executive Field/Special Project Manager
Phil Kujawa has over 30 years of experience in the window washing industry in Chicago; and over 20 years of experience as a first-line supervisor. Since joining Corporate Cleaning Services, Phil has been a great addition to team with his experience and role in Quality Assurance. Phil usually supervises large on-going projects because of his attention to detail and his ability to work on many large campuses at once. Phil currently holds certifications in the following: OSHA 30, OSHA 4 hour fall protection, Suspended Scaffold Training, Ladder Training, and various boom and lift training.
Executive Field Project Manager
Eloy Rodriguez has been in the window washing industry since 1996. Eloy has been with Corporate Cleaning Eloy Rodriguez has been in the window washing industry since 1996. Eloy has been with Corporate Cleaning Services since 2000 and he was promoted within the company to a front-line supervisor position because of his dedication, work experience, and leadership ability. Eloy has extensive knowledge and experience in house rigs, scaffolds and lifts. Eloy currently holds certifications in the following: OSHA 30, OSHA 4 hour fall protection, Suspended Scaffold Training, Ladder Training, and various boom and lift training.
Aldo Basso joined Corporate Cleaning Services as a Field Service Manager in 2008. Mr. Basso supervises and manages route work, interior cleanings and special projects. Aldo brings to this new role nearly twenty years of operations and supervisory experience, most recently serving as director of operations for a large national service company where he was in responsible for managing 25 clients across the U.S.
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Recently joined the Corporate Cleaning Services team in January 2015. Vanessa has over 5 years of administrative and customer service experience. Vanessa's responsibilities include the support of all executive management as well as the general office management and client communication. Vanessa earned her BA in Business Administration and Spanish Studies from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
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Equipment Maintenance Manager
Humberto is our Equipment Maintenance Manager and he manages the equipment and tools for our workers out in the field. He has five years of experience within the window cleaning industry, including four here at Corporate Cleaning. His in-the-field experience allows him to understand the needs our workers may have at different job sites. His responsibilities include the maintenance and management of our field resources as well as the management of our equipment facilities. Humberto currently holds certifications in OSHA 30 and OSHA 4 hour fall protection.
Jeff is Corporate Cleaning Services's full-time Safety Director. He brings 30 years of experience in different areas of expertise, including window washing, high-access rigging, aerial lifts and and fall protection. Jeff's extensive knowledge makes him the key team member to work progressively on safety issues that may arise. Jeff's responsibilities-- which include conducting and providing feedback on safety inspections, conducting roof plans and providing consultative feedback to our buildings and crews as necessary-- bring safety to the forefront of every job. Jeff's safety training and designations include: OSHA 30, Safeway Safety and Compliance training based upon OSHA regulations for scaffolds – 29CFR1926 Subpart "L", factory-authorized Denka Lift Service Training, Pro-bel Enterprises Certified Inspector, Scaffold Industry Association Safety Training Course for Suspended Scaffolds, Spider Staging Suspended Scaffold Competent Person Training (City of Chicago Certified Scaffold Erector), and Illinois Department of Public Health Certified Technician for General Use Pesticides.
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