SMI Promotes VP Operations to Head Disaster Recovery Services

by Katie Lee

East Moriches, N.Y. — According to CEO Scott Crennan, Solutions Management, Inc. (SMI) has named its vice president of operations, Michael DiTaranto, to serve as the chief operating officer of SMI’s Disaster Recovery Services (DRS) Company.

“With the recent surge in fire, flood and mold remediation requests, our clients require a dedicated team to get them back up and running after emergencies. Michael is a proven leader with years of experience and is dedicated to our mission of providing cost-effective, quality-oriented and reliable services to our clients at a time when they need it most,” says Crennan.

The DRS Company has steadily grown throughout the years to include dedicated and specialized teams of professionals around the country who are trained in remediation services including: water restoration, mold and sewage remediation, smoke and fire restoration, flood remediation, bacteria treatment, lead and asbestos testing and structural and aesthetic restoration.

“In the disaster recovery industry, transparency, communication, documentation and accurate assessments are vitally important,” says Crennan.

Adds DiTaranto: “Most disasters are unpredictable; it’s our 24/7 response time, industry expertise and vendor base that sets DRS apart in getting stores operational in a safe and timely manner, while avoiding any secondary damages.”

SMI has created a unique trade niche within the specialty retail and restaurant industries. As a leading Managed Maintenance Company, SMI provides quality, reliable maintenance services 24/7 on a national scale, as well as around the clock Disaster Recovery Services™ (DRS). The professional Service Partner & Associates Network SPANs across the nation and into Canada, encompassing a wide range of core maintenance trade capabilities. For more information, visit


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