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Patrick McParlane Named President & COO at John W. Danforth Company

John W. Danforth Company, one of the largest mechanical contractors in the northeast, announced that Patrick McParlane, one of the company’s top executives and a longtime industry leader, has been named President & COO. He is the ninth president in the company’s 135-year history. McParlane succeeds Robert Beck, who had served as president since 2015.…Read More

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Estimator Brian Langlois Receives Power of our People Award

Langlois was nominated for the award by Kelly Forsey, MWBE Coordinator. Brian was recognized by many colleagues who feel he embodies Danforth’s vision and mission on a daily basis. Brian actively builds meaningful relationships with both internal and external customers, going the extra mile to thank them for the opportunity to connect. Anyone who has…Read More

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Power of Our People Award Presented to Danielle Granger

Albany office purchasing agent Danielle Granger was recognized by colleagues in the operations department with the Power of Our People Award. Danielle was nominated because of the culture of dependability and communication she has fostered in the Capital Region between Danforth and vendor partners. Danielle worked with suppliers to ensure they understand the importance of…Read More

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Glomb Promoted to Senior Estimator

The John W. Danforth Company is pleased to announce that Joe Glomb has been promoted to the position of Senior Estimator. Joe joined Danforth in 2017 as an Estimator, specializing in both Plumbing and HVAC disciplines. Prior to this he had worked locally as an estimator for over 10 years in the industry. Joe is…Read More

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Two Project Management Personnel Presented with Power of Our People Award

Two of Danforth’s Project Management personnel were recently presented with the Power of Our People Award. Chris Rose and Andrew Ball were nominated by Patricia Herby for their dedication to the company while attending an MCAA industry networking event. When their exhibit materials were lost during shipment, Chris and Andrew went to work the evening…Read More

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EPC’s & Indoor Air Quality on Danforth’s Agenda at the WNY Facilities Management Expo

    Rich Carrow, Air Filtration Account Manager and David Jager, Energy Account Executive will both be presenting at the Western New York’s Facilities Management Expo taking place at the Hamburg Fair Grounds on October 23rd. Carrow’s presentation “Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) & HVAC Maintenance Best Practices” begins at 1:15 pm in Meeting Room 2…Read More

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Danforth Promotes Burns to Senior Project Manager in Central New York

The John W. Danforth Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Ken Burns. Ken joined Danforth in 2009 as an intern, and was brought on full-time in 2011. He has held various roles including Intern, Project Engineer, and Project Manager. Ken is a graduate of Alfred State College with a BS in Construction Management.…Read More

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Sullivan Named Senior Project Manager

Danforth is pleased to announce that Ryan Sullivan has been named a Senior Project Manager. Since joining Danforth in 2012 as a Project Manager, Ryan has been a part of many unique and challenging projects, both in WNY and the Hudson Valley. Having been a part of the industry for over 14 years, Ryan came…Read More

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Peters Promoted to Senior Project Manager

The John W. Danforth Company is pleased to announce that Matthew Peters has been promoted to Senior Project Manager. Matt started with Danforth in 2005, working in the tool cage before transitioning to Project Engineer in 2008 after having graduated from the University at Buffalo with a BS in Legal Studies. Matt has successfully managed…Read More

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Casabonne Receives Power of Our People Award

Danforth is proud to announce that Tim Casabonne has received the Power of Our People Award. Ed Haldeman presented Tim with his award on Thursday September 19. Tim was nominated for the award by Ray Rudolph for the industry leading experience he provided on the Scotia-Glenville CSD Energy Performance Contract project. The client was impressed…Read More

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