Who We Are

Elite Building Services is a certified woman-owned business that handles all your facility needs. Our professional building services are available across over 14 industries in 20+ states. We back our quality of work with a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

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Our Values

We Take Care of Our Clients and Employees

Elite offers building services to clients in more than 20 states while providing the best work environment for our employees. To do so, we’ve built our business around the following core values:

Elite is a responsible, single-source, preferred partner for organizations in financial services, healthcare, and many other industries. We guarantee customer satisfaction through consistent quality at the highest service levels.

Our team constantly looks for ways to improve our people, processes, and technology through innovation, customer feedback, workforce development, and evaluation. That way, we can continue to be the best building maintenance company for our customers and employees.

Our Edge

The Elite Edge Provides a One-Stop Shop for Professional Building Services

The Elite Edge gives you a trusted single point of contact for all your facility needs. We offer one team, vendor, and invoice for all our professional building services.

Our commercial cleaners always provide your staff and clients with a clean, functioning, worry-free environment. We offer sustainable products to integrate sustainability into your operations further. Additionally, we reinforce your commitment to developing and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workforce. We also partner with you to ensure our professional building services provide value.

Elite is rapidly growing, and our operations extend across multiple states. We are a proven partner to organizations in higher education, telecommunications, and other sectors. Our team has earned a stellar reputation in the building services industry. We continue to offer a sophisticated technology suite, and 98% of our services are self-performing.

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Our History

We've Been One of the Top Commercial Cleaners for Over 30 Years

Cheryl Ecton founded Elite in 1989 and was the company’s first employee. She built Elite based on two enduring principles: quality and responsiveness. Cheryl found success through the motto, “If better is possible, then good is not enough.”

Over the past three-plus decades, Cheryl has transformed Elite into one of the largest women-owned businesses in the Mid-Atlantic region. Today, Elite employs over 700 workers who handle all commercial property maintenance and cleaning aspects. We help our customers offer clean, healthy, and safe work environments for their employees and tenants.

Elite Leadership


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Cheryl Ecton


Cheryl Ecton is the founder and CEO of Elite Building Services. She founded Elite in 1989 and used her motto of “If better is possible, then good is not enough” to build its success as one of the largest women-owned businesses in the Mid-Atlantic. The Women’s Business Enterprise and the Office of Minority and Women Business Enterprise even named Elite a certified woman-owned business.

Locations Served

Building Services in 20+ States

Elite can scale our services to your operation with services in numerous states throughout New England, the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Mid-West, including:



New Jersey

New York





New Hampshire


Rhode Island






West Virginia



South Carolina


Partner with Elite Building Services

Elite proudly serves clients with top-tier workmanship and customer service. Our team provides in-house building services that combine quality and affordability. For more information about our services or to get started with them, please contact us today.