The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) today announced that Patrick Koehler, RFMP, Associate Facilities Manager, with adidas, America, Inc., has earned the Retail Facility Management Professional (RFMP) designation, a mark of excellence achieved by an elite group of retail facility management professionals.
Patrick started with adidas in 2016 as an Associate Facilities Manager and manages the day to day for 230 stores across two brands, adidas and Reebok. Prior to coming to adidas Patrick spent (20) years as a Commercial Construction Project Manager handling office, retail, industrial tenant improvements for local and national clients. In 2016 Patrick earned his BS in Accounting and BA in Finance from Washington State University. Patrick is an avid golfer and Chicago Cubs fan.
“It is an honor to have Patrick as the newest RFMP,” said Jonathan Bauer, Chair, PRSM Association 2018-19 Board of Directors Chair and Sr. Director Store Development at Gap Inc. “Earning the RFMP designation differentiates and elevates FM professionals. It is my pleasure to highlight PRSM members who excel in the industry.” This achievement is considered a milestone in an individual's professional development, and proof of the individual’s commitment to continuous improvement in the retail facility maintenance industry. For further information about the PRSM Association RFMP certification program, visit www.prsm.com.