Michael Kurland

Member Since 2017

Michael Kurland

CEO

Branded Group Inc

Los Angeles Area

An award-winning CEO of a successful facilities management company, Michael Kurland is committed to leading with purpose and giving back to his community. With more than a decade of sales and marketing experience in the facility management industry, Michael launched Branded Group in 2014 and has led its year-over-year exponential growth, cultural transformation, and the cultivation of a highly-regarded team of industry experts. Michael’s desire for his company to #BeBetter has resulted in deep and long-lasting customer, vendor, and non-profit partner relationships, innovative programs that drive customer satisfaction, and a respected position in the industry. Michael is a well-established author of several thought leadership articles in online publications such as Forbes, Inc., and Thrive Global. His perspectives on leadership, company culture, entrepreneurship, and teamwork are both innovative and informative. Michael also shares his facilities management expertise in case studies and industry publication articles. He is a sought-after speaker, sharing his entrepreneurial journey with aspiring small business owners and students. He is also dedicated to the advancement of the facilities management industry. Serving as Chair of the PRSM Networking committee, Michael has advanced PRSM’s Los Angeles networking events and strengthened its New York chapter events. He and his team play active roles in industry associations including RFMA and IFMA. As a result of Michael’s commitment to his colleagues, industry and community, he was named as a semi-finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year® 2018 Orange County Awards Program. Additionally, Branded Group has received multiple industry and humanitarian awards, including: • 2018 Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies • 2019, 2018 Great Place to Work® certification • 2018 PRSM Supplier of the Year • 2018 OneOC Spirit of Volunteerism • 2017 RFMA Community Champion Award


SKILLS

  • Facility Maintenance
  • Business Development & Partnerships
  • Communication Skills

RECENT CONTENT

October 21st, 2021

How To Inspire A Healthy Lifestyle For Your Team

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August 27th, 2021

Finding Your Company's Purpose: How To Give Back In Challenging Times

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August 11th, 2021

Top Tips To Keep In Mind When Seeking The Right Advisor For Your Business

When you're looking for advice on how to manage certain parts of your business, it can be wise to seek an advisor to counsel you. However, hiring the wrong advisor can lead you down a long and frustrating path that could even result in losses for your business.

June 18th, 2021

Rituals: Should They Stay Or Should They Go?

The name of the game is flexibility, agility and adaptability.


COMPANY INFO

Branded Group Inc

Branded Group helps you create the best experience for your brand. Whether you’re in facility maintenance, management or construction, our focus starts – and stays with you as we partner to understand your brand, its promises and its success. With our BeBetter philosophy leading our commitment, you can be assured that you’re in good hands at Branded Group.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Facility Management
  • Project Management

INDUSTRY

Facilities Services