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Ralph E Jones: Armed with diversity certifications

“Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know that, so it goes on flying anyway.” Mary Kay Ash A woman owned, union painting contractor is about as unlikely as it is for something as ungainly as a bumblebee to fly. Don’t try...

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The Values that Guide Us: Excellence

When we say “good enough is not good enough”, we mean that we don’t settle for anything less than excellence. Excellence in our attitude, in our interaction with customers, and of course, in our work. One way this plays out is in our day-to-day interactions with our...

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The Values that Guide Us: Life/Balance

We’ve all heard the saying… “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” We take that to heart at Ralph E. Jones, Inc. Without engaging in activities that you enjoy, life becomes dull and colorless… two adjectives that should definitely NOT describe a painting...

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Paint with odor-trapping technology

We have another new paint technology to share with you. Ecobond Paint LLC out of Arvada, Colorado has produced a line of paint which purportedly protects against smoke odors and other types of damaging odors. Read the full article here:...

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The Values that Guide Us: Commitment

You don’t get to be a thriving business for more than 90 years without one thing: commitment. You know… stick-to-itiveness. Perseverance, persistence… going all in! It’s important that everyone at Ralph E. Jones, Inc come to work each day with that attitude. Why is...

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Tough on big things, tough on small things

Check out this awesome article about a new kind of topcoat which is not only durable for outdoor use, but is comprised of anti-microbial particles for use in hospitals, etc. View article here:...

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The Values that Guide Us: Teamwork

No one is an island. We all need the support of others… not just to help navigate the ebs and flows of life, but to produce the best product or service our company has to offer. It is said that a rope with three cords is not easily broken, and that’s especially true...

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Announcing IFMA’s 2018 Scholarship Golf Tournament

Ralph E. Jones is proud to sponsor IFMA’s 2018 Scholarship Golf Tournament which will be held on August 6th at the Country Club of Harrisburg. In preparation for the event, IFMA is asking for help from members and suppliers to consider participating in, sponsoring, or...

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The Values that Guide Us

Values represent the overarching goals and objectives of any company. These values are worked out in vision and mission statements and even further in the choices the company makes such as who they hire, the quality of their work, and how they interact with their...

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