Client: Social Security Administration

Adolph Johnson & Son Co. Relies on New Materials, Time-Tested Skills. Paul Johnson sees the new Social Security Administration office in downtown Youngstown as more than a design-build project. It’s a symbol that Youngstown is on the right path to revitalizing its downtown area.

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Lencyk Masonry

Client: D.D. & Velma Davis Education & Visitors Center, Youngstown Community School, and Newton Falls K-6 Elementary School

Larry Lencyk has his company’s logo prominently displayed on several pieces of his heavy equipment. For those who know the owner of Lencyk Masonry Company, Inc., it’s clear that this promotion is not because he wants to see his name in lights. “I want people to know that when they see that name, they get service.” Read more


Not many towns in Ohio can boast about the quality of its community center like Salem, Ohio can. And when brothers Jerry and Jim Stitle drive past the campus-like facility, they are proud of their town’s gem for more reasons than others. Read more

stevens masonary

Stevens Masonry’s dedication and professionalism gives one high school an award-winning facility

It may have been the largest project in this small western Pennsylvania town in 80 years. It may have cost a whopping $50 million to local taxpayers. And for one group of alumni – it was a chance to prove itself on its old stomping grounds.

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Productivity and quality work fuel Connell’s longstanding reputation for excellence

Reputation is not a characteristic taken lightly at Connell, Inc., a premier erection and rigging contractor based in Youngstown, Ohio. Attention to detail, teamwork, flexibility and solid productivity are attributes that Connell manpower delivers every day, to every client, says company president Jerry Harper.

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Grafton Construction

No-nonsense approach to business is a welcomed reputation for Grafton Construction, Inc.

When a crew from Grafton Construction, Inc. arrives on a job site, the customer can be confident that these professional carpenters have the same expectations as the project owner: Get the work done correctly the first time.

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I.C. Electric Inc.

If I.C. Electric, Inc. were a person instead of a company, it would be the type of person you’d want to have living next door. The Sharpsville, Pennsylvania-based electrical contractor built and maintains a reputation for reliability, trustworthiness, responsiveness and, of course, good, solid work.

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Masterpiece Painting

For more than 40 years, Masterpiece Painting Company Inc. has carved a reputation as a consistent and reliable contractor that puts forth professional results – attributes that general contractors seek out when finding a painting company for challenging projects. A long-time anchor in the Ohio construction community, Masterpiece Painting bases operations from Warren, Ohio but completes work throughout the region.

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Jack Gibson

It takes a good dose of effort, talent and determination to earn the distinction of being the best, and that’s exactly the formula employed every day at the Jack Gibson Construction Company. As a result, the company is well-known and well-respected in the construction community because of its work ethic and the quality of work product that is delivered to the customer.

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Alex Downie and Sons Company

The Alex Downie & Sons Company is, at first glance, a successful general contracting firm doing business in the Youngstown and Warren area. Upon a closer look, however, the fourth generation family-owned and operated organization represents qualities which are hard to find in today’s business climate: dependable, honest, hardworking professionals who put quality and customer service at the top of the company objectives list.

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