Planned Cos. launches $500,000 relief fund for employees impacted by COVID-19

A Parsippany-based building services company has launched a $500,000 relief fund to support its employees during the coronavirus crisis.

Riding the wave: Booming multifamily sector has fueled the latest growth spurt for Planned Cos.

With roots that date back more than 100 years, a Parsippany-based firm that provides janitorial, security, concierge and other services has seen its business spike in recent years amid the wave of new construction and new ownership within the multifamily space.

Taking cues

Newark’s dedicated blue-chip employers and anchor institutions have virtually all expanded or made commitments to grow, leading to billions of dollars’ worth of new commercial development. It’s a major reason why developers believe the time is right to, once and for all, bring new market-rate apartments to Newark’s central business district.

Planned Cos. wins NJAA maintenance competition, represents state at national event

A maintenance technician with Planned Cos. took home the gold at a recent competition hosted by the New Jersey Apartment Association, earning him a visit to a national event in San Diego.

Planned Cos. names new chief operations, revenue officers

Two long-serving executives are set to join the C-suite at Planned Cos., a Parsippany-based firm that provides janitorial, maintenance and other services to residential and commercial buildings.