Sunshine Keeps Windows Shiny and Bright at Fort Lauderdale’s Finest Restaurants

Sunshine’s roots, starting in 1976, were in window cleaning services. The company’s first customer was a storefront diner in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. Today, the window cleaning division has grown to service a multitude of customers, including major international airports, convention centers, office buildings, and sporting arenas. Even the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum buildings in Washington, D.C., the National […]

Ready for Excellence from Day One

Sunshine uses a meticulous process to start a new job Once the Sunshine team is awarded a contract, the hard work of onboarding in a professional and timely manner begins immediately. Putting that process in place, in accordance with all agreed upon responsibilities outlined in the contract, calls on the skills of careful planning and […]

Being Green is at the Core of our Business at Sunshine

By Derek Auckland, Florida Operations Manager Environmental consciousness has been standard operating procedure at Sunshine for decades, but today Green practices are more than just the right thing to do. Being Green is essential for business as well as the protection of our precious Earth. The entire Sunshine team is committed to practicing environmentally conscious […]

Sunshine Airport Team Members Being Trained to Help Spot Human Trafficking Victims

This time last year, right before the Super Bowl, Florida State Senator Lauren Book penned a compelling opinion piece for the Sun Sentinel about the growing problem of human traffickers in Florida.  The state is ranked third in the nation, with a per capita rate behind only Mississippi and Nevada.  As we once again celebrate […]

No Job is Too Tough for the Sunshine Team

Decades of Experience has Created Unique Level of Expertise Sunshine’s North Area Manager Bob Popenhagen lets out a brief laugh when he recalls taking new team members to the nearly 80,000-seat Doak Campbell stadium on the campus of Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. The company has been cleaning the nation’s largest continuous brick structure […]

Window Washing History

The history books may claim that the 1933 invention of Windex™ is a milestone in the history of window cleaning, but commercial window cleaning veterans like Sunshine’s North Area Manager Bob Popenhagen tell a different story.  Bob, who has traveled the globe teaching the art of window cleaning, says that the use of pure water […]

Shine & Succeed

Shine & Succeed Program Builds Family Culture and Career Opportunity By Krissy Mulder, Corporate Human Resources Director From day one, each team member hired at Sunshine Cleaning Systems has the opportunity to map out a personal career path.  Whether someone begins as a restroom attendant or a district manager, all employees are treated as valued family […]

Cloth Color Matters

At Sunshine, color coding helps to “Guarantee a Brighter Day” By Derek Auckland, Florida Director of Operations According to a study published in “Applied and Environmental Microbiology” on microbes present in public restrooms, scientists discovered genetic traces of more than 77,000 distinct types of bacteria and viruses.  The more common contaminants found in restrooms are […]

Sunshine Floor Experts Care for Rainbow’s End at Fort Lauderdale Airport

By Derek Auckland, Florida Director of Operations “Rainbow’s End is a meditation on distances traveled and the larger human journey. It is inspired by the beauty of South Florida and the writing of John Steinbeck and Loren Eiseley.” In 2016, the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood airport decided to remove tired and worn carpet with new flooring. They […]

Community Partnerships Help Build Teams

Sunshine Partners with Broward Up By Krissy Mulder, Corporate HR Director Finding qualified staff members is a challenge for most businesses today, but at Sunshine we are finding unique ways to identify people who want to pursue long-term careers at our company. For example, we recently became an official partner with Broward UP™, a program […]