Ed Gee founded ISES in 1987, but we trace our roots back to 1980. At that time, Ed was instrumental in the first nationwide facilities condition assessment. For that project, a survey of historical properties at more than 50 National Parks across the US, he utilized the first computerized facilities condition database, a DOS-based system called BIPS.

Ed recognized the need for providers of condition assessment services on a grand scale, leading to the founding of ISES Corporation. ISES has led the industry in developing this niche service into a vital comprehensive tool for larger landlords. Over the years we’ve developed other services that help facility managers optimize their portfolios such as:

Ed Gee has more than 40 years of experience working in the management and engineering of institutional, government, commercial and industrial facilities. He has managed three corporations and held executive positions with US and international enterprises. Ed has held positions with the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers, American Institute of Plant Engineers, Association of Energy Engineers, National Fire Protection Association, Association of Physical Plant Administrators, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, National Association of College and University Business Officers and The Society of College and University Planners. He served a four-year term on the US Access Board, advising the Justice Department on ADA policies. As patriarch and sole owner of ISES Corporation, Ed has led ISES to a position of national prominence.