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Eddy and ICS Present at PM Springfest

PM Springfest held their annual show on Wednesday, March 27th, hosting a limited group of 1,700 property managers, building owners, developers, facility managers and multi-unit residential building stakeholders at a one-day education event. For the second year in a row, Eddy was a proud exhibitor.
Eddy Interacting with Engineers at SpringfestThis year, we partnered with ICS, the national leader in Facility Services that provides turn-key commercial building operations solutions to many of the largest and most well-known institutional asset managers, property management firms and landlords across Canada. We are very pleased to work with ICS to promote integrated solutions in intelligent leak detection.
Springfest attracts a wide variety of building stakeholders, and this year was no exception. Many show visitors were either individual property managers or those responsible for large portfolios, and all agreed that water damage is a major problem. Flooding due to appliance failures and pipe leakages continues to plague properties – highlighting the growing need for water protection.
When Eddy first launched in 2015, intelligent water detection was an extremely new concept. So new, in fact, that most stakeholders were not aware this type of protection existed. In a few short years, awareness has grown significantly, and property managers not only know the risk of water, but recognize the need for smart water management. Great news for insurers, property owners, building managers, and of course, Eddy.
“Water damage is now recognized as the leading cause of loss in buildings,” commented Rob Pallante, Eddy’s EVP of Sales and Marketing. “Property Managers and building owners are now seeking proactive solutions to water management. IoT driven technology like Eddy’s comprehensive solution gives control to the hands of the property manager, helping reduce claims, protect property, and ultimately, lower overall costs.”
About Eddy
Eddy Solutions is an industry leader in leak protection and water monitoring solutions. Our suite of smart products offers a comprehensive water management system for building operators and homeowners that protects, controls, and conserves water. Our products have saved thousands of customers millions of dollars in damages and millions of litres of water waste by continuously monitoring water usage in their properties. For more details, please contact us at 1 877 388 3339 or email info@eddysolutions.com.

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