John W. Danforth Company

A Closer Look at National Trades Worker Appreciation Day

National Trades Worker Appreciation Day took place on September 21st and we recognized our shop employees with a special luncheon.

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Albany’s Rob Boswell, Joshua Cleveland, Jeremy Hart and Aaron Herbert Receive Power of our People Award

Four employees from our Albany location were recently presented with the Power of our People Award at Danforth’s All Company Meeting. They were recognized for helping a local veteran in need by donating their labor time and material to repair duct work at his home.

Visit our newsroom to read more about our employees answering this call to action.

Power of Our People Award Presented to Victor Employee

Theresa Hill was recognized at Danforth’s all company meeting with the Power of Our People Award. Hill took the initiative to start a donation drive for children of veterans in the Victor area.

Read more about the recognition and the Power of our People Award in our newsroom.

Danforth Named 2018 Mechanical Contractor of the Year

Plumbing & Mechanical magazine has honored Danforth by naming the company Contractor of the Year for 2018. Chief Editor Jen Anesi-Brombach spoke with President Robert Beck and Executive Vice President of WNY Operations John Samar about the honor in an article on PM’s website.

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Operations Interns Tour Anheuser-Busch Facility in Baldwinsville

Operations Interns from Buffalo, Rochester and Albany toured the production facility located just outside of Syracuse, NY to learn more about the production process and Danforth’s work at the plant.

To learn more about their visit to the AB InBev production plant, visit our newsroom.

Danforth Announces New General Counsel and HR Director

Danforth is pleased to announce that Wendy Glauber has been promoted from Senior Contract and Risk Manager to General Counsel and HR Director. In this role, Wendy will oversee legal and human resources initiatives for the company.

To read more about Wendy’s promotion, visit our newsroom.

Kantowski Recognized as Buffalo Operations Team Worker Highlight for July

Nicole Kantowski was honored by Evan Cafferty and the Buffalo Operations Team with the Worker Highlight for July. Having recently completed her 5 year apprenticeship, Nicole was the recipient of the James S. Witter Award from Local 22 and a winner and top competitor at the state and national levels of the apprenticeship contests.

To read more about Nicole’s accomplishments visit our newsroom.

Danforth’s Newest Lead Construction Administrator

Katie Reynolds has been promoted to Lead Construction Administrator, overseeing all CA personnel in Danforth’s Buffalo and Rochester offices. Katie has been with Danforth since 2016 and has a vast range of construction industry experience.

To learn more about Katie’s new role visit our newsroom.


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