Are you looking for unusual holiday gift ideas? Why not enjoy the holiday season while also doing something good for the environment? We’ve included something for everyone on our list of energy-efficient, eco-friendly gifts. Start the New Year with a good feeling when...
By Allison Levin Do you wish you could build a stronger organization while saving money and being socially responsible? If so, it might be a good time to emphasize environmental sustainability with a company-wide Eco-friendly challenge. Sustainability-focused...
By Bonnie Ellis With the acquisition of DirecTV, the new AT&T will be the largest pay-TV provider in the U.S. The combined company will have roughly 26 million subscribers compared to Comcast’s 22 million. Next on the list is Time Warner with half that number....
By Deann Paddock and Allison Levin It’s the day you’ve been waiting for! It’s the grand opening of your new location. The new furnishings and decorations look great, and the invitations have gone out. You unlock the front door and flip the light switch, but nothing...
October 20, 2015 | Queensbury NY—Cost Control Associates announced that Analysis Team Director Allison Levin achieved industry certification as a carbon reduction manager. As team director Ms. Levin is responsible for the supervision and management of all analysts and...
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AAA Hudson ValleyMarch 18, 2016
“The analysis was well worth any effort on our part. School districts are stretched pretty thin these days; we were happy when Cost Control Associates found opportunities for refunds and savings. I give them a ‘10’ on their overall services. They were easy to work with, too.”
Chandler Unified School District (Arizona)June 10, 2016
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Coca-Cola Bottling CompanyMarch 18, 2016
“We were impressed that Cost Control Associates’ efforts produced refunds and annual savings of more than $40,000. The greatest value is knowing we are now accurately billed by the utility and telecom companies.”
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C. R. Bard, Inc.March 18, 2016
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F. W. Webb CompanyMarch 18, 2016
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