John W. Danforth Company

Danforth Names DeRue to Central NY Regional Service Manager Position

Approaching his 22nd year with Danforth, David DeRue has recently decided to take on a new role as CNY Regional Service Manager.

To read more about David and his new position within the company, please visit our newsroom.

Danforth Holds Safety Poster Contest to Spread Awareness

At the end of 2018, Danforth’s Safety Committee held a poster contest for children and grandchildren of Danforth employees. The contest was a great success, drawing 22 incredible entries.

To read more about the contest and view submissions, visit our newsroom.

Danforth Employees Embrace Community Engagement Across the State

Throughout the holiday season, Danforth employees in our offices across New York state embraced the company’s credo component of community engagement. From food drives, to blanket and winter-weather gear collections, Danforth employees made an impact in the communities in which we operate.

To read more about these donation drives, visit our newsroom.

Learning Something New – Our CAD – BIM Team Attends Autodesk University

As construction changes, so does technology and design. To learn more about the new design technologies and trends that are upcoming our CAD – BIM Team attended Autodesk University in Las Vegas, NV.
Visit our newsroom to read more about this experience.

First Year Apprentice Honored as Buffalo Operations Worker Highlight

Taylor Frey was recognized by the Buffalo Sheet Metal Shop at the monthly Foremen’s Meeting.

To read more about the award, visit our newsroom.

Herman Promoted to Chief Estimator in Danforth’s Eastern New York Office

Danforth is pleased to announce that Chris Herman has been promoted to Chief Estimator for the company’s Eastern New York office. Herman, who previously held the position of Senior Estimator, has worked for Danforth for the past 10 years.
Visit our newsroom to read more about Chris’s new role.

Project Collaboration Takes Danforth to Massachusetts

A team comprised of Danforth, the men and women of the following United Association, SMART Locals and participating companies have been working relentlessly seven days a week to restore utility services to the residents of Merrimack Valley. Visit our newsroom to read more about the collaboration.


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Danforth shows its pride through our current and completed work. To take a look at some of the work we've done, check out our Project Case Studies.