Blog Posts


Bud Sprenzel, ISI Founder and Visionary, Dies at 87

The Sprenzel family announces with sadness the passing of Matthew W. (“Bud”) Sprenzel on Friday, February 5, 2016 at age 87 in Clearwater Beach, Fla. Bud and his wife, Shirley, who passed away in June 2013, founded Installation Specialists, Inc. in 1973. Capitalizing on ISI’s earliest technical ...

May Is Steak Month According to This Group

The conversation turned to favorite Chicagoland restaurants when the members of our sales and project management team got together in the ISI lobby for their 2015 calendar photo shoot. Actually, it would be more accurate to say the conversation turned to steak, which, as it turns out, is the ...

Navigating Chicago During the NFL Draft

Chicago’s Grant Park has completed its transformation into Draft Town as the 2015 NFL Draft gets underway today with a crowd-drawing schedule of events that runs from Wednesday's pre-Draft activities through the free live concert late Saturday afternoon featuring JC Brooks and The Uptown Sound. ...

Great Fun, Good Food and the Company of ISI Teammates

Looking back on the gathering at ISI headquarters on December 19,  it’s safe to say that the Employee Holiday Party has become the “don’t miss” event of the year for our staff. The annual event, a new ISI tradition we started in 2012, is an opportunity for everyone to relax and have some fun and ...

A Very Busy NeoCon Week

ISI teams performed office furniture installations for over 20 showrooms and display areas in and around the Merchandise Mart in preparation for NeoCon 2014.

In Their Own Words: Customer Feedback, March 2014

We measure our success at ISI by the value we deliver and the strength of our client relationships. Signs of both can be found in the client comments published in our company newsletter, ISI Insider. A fresh batch every month, edited for length and client privacy but otherwise verbatim feedback ...

Better Waste Management Reduces Cost, Aids Efficiency

Warehouse efficiency is getting a boost as a result of arrangements with new service providers which are enabling ISI to quickly move recyclables through the waste stream and keep valuable floor space in the receiving area uncongested. For details, see Page 1 of the latest issue of ISI Insider, ...