Employee of the Month at Fox Plumbing & Heating for 2014
Each month Fox Plumbing & Heating promotes an employee with the distinction of Employee of the Month. This is reserved for employes who have gone above and beyond for our neighbors, friends and family. They've provided excellent service in Plumbing, Heating or Air Conditioning to our customers. Also, it gives you a chance to learn a little more about our team.
Jeff A., from our Heating and AC division is our employee of the month for Fox Plumbing & Heating. Jeff has only been with Fox Plumbing & Heating a few months, but he has already proven himself a valuable asset to our team. He has been instrumental in helping to develop our heating, venting and air conditioning (HVAC) division.
Learn a Little More About Jeff A.
Jeff is originally from Oregon, and he has over 13 years of heating and cooling expertise. He was originally going to school to become a motor cycle mechanic when he was talked into taking classes to become a HVAC technician. Jeff is married and has two wonderful children who he enjoys raising and spending his free time with.
Here is why Jeff is our Employee of the Month for December!
"Jeff A. with Fox Plumbing & Heating, Seattle provided outstanding service on our gas fireplace today, arriving within the specified time window, addressing the problem I had called about, and diagnosing additional repair work to extend the life of our ancient fireplace. I was extremely pleased with his professionalism, knowledge, competence and manner."
- Leigh S.
"I had a great customer service experience with this company. They came prepared with the parts the tech thought he might need to fix our heater before the diagnostic, said he wouldn't charge me the diagnostic fee. When he looked at the heater and saw it didn't need major repair, he didn't charge us at all and gave us tips on how to avoid it in the future. Just great service!"
- Ashley R.
Our young plumbing professional (in training) has made employee of the month for November, 2014. Matt D. is the focus of our ongoing series about the Journey of Young Plumbing Professional here at Fox Plumbing & Heating. He has been a part of the Fox Plumbing & Heating family for just over 6 months now, and he is really moving along. He was made employee of the month due to his strong leadership and dedication to the team.
Learn a Little More About Your Young Plumbing Professional, Matt D.
Matt spent 7 years working for a local parts store before he came to Fox Plumbing & Heating. Since arriving as a helper he has earned the respect of the whole team here at Fox. He has become a cornerstone of the water line service, and he's constantly learning all the different facets of the plumbing industry. Fox Plumbing & Heating has high expectations for him going into 2015.
"I want to continue make myself the best possible version of myself. I really like to learn and understand what I'm working on."
Here is why Matt is our Employee of the Month for November!
"Matt has really been a breath of fresh air here at Fox Plumbing & Heating. He works hard and doesn't get discouraged."
- Chad L., Service Manager
"Matt is your go-to guy. He works hard, and he's beginning to learn his trade really well. I think he has a lot of potential here at Fox Plumbing & Heating."
- Rick M., Lead Estimator, Project Manager
Mike B. is our employee of the month for October, 2014, and this is Mike's 19th year with Fox Plumbing & Heating. Mike is a life long Seattleite, with six wonderful children. Mike, his wife and all of his children currently live in Des Moines in the Seattle area. They enjoy family outings on a regular basis.
Learn a Little More About Your Plumbing Professional, Mike B.
Mike is a long-term plumber, and by long-term we mean all of his life. Mike is one of the most knowledgeable plumbing professionals in the industry. Mike has seen, and done, almost everything regarding plumbing, boilers and even heating. He even leads the majority of our plumbing professional trainings. And the only person that he ever terns to for questions is David Brown, the owner and president of Fox Plumbing & Heating.
"I like understanding what makes things tick. I love taking things a part so that I have a greater understanding of how things work and how to fix them."
Here is why Mike is our Employee of the Month for October!
"I needed a furnace replaced and Mike came out installed it quickly and easily in one morning."
- Christine H.
"I had leaks in the ceiling of the laundry room in my apt. building and water was all over the floor. Mike, the technician found where the leak was coming from and took care of the problem. He is my hero."
- Carol K.
Wyll A. is our employee of the month for September, 2014, and he is celebrating 5 years with Fox Plumbing & Heating. Wyll has lived in Federal Way since 1998, and he’s originally from Irving, Texas. Wyll has three children and a wife who all live in Federal Way, as well. He enjoys Nascar and college football on the weekends with his family.
Learn a Little More About Your Plumbing Professional, Wyll A.
Wyll comes from a plumbing family, some of his earliest memories are of his father taking him along on plumbing jobs. Now, Wyll is the head of our sewer division here at Fox Plumbing & Heating.
"There is no quick route to being successful, you’re just going to have to take the stairs, I think I stole that from Zig Ziglar."
Here is why Wyll is our Employee of the Month for September!
“Wyll is always willing to go above and beyond what is required of him. He’ll come in and go out to jobs at 7am to be sure to get the job done.”
– Savannah L.
“I’m very grateful for the Wyll’s careful cleaning of the line and graciously taking the time to show my neighbor the problem, as well as for the bids Fox Plumbing & Heating provided. I’m impressed with how Fox has handled everything and will definitely recommend you, should there be an occasion.”
– Kate D.
Kelley M. is our employee of the month for August, 2014. Kelley has spent most of her life in Seattle, with a short stint in Guam. Her experience and background in employee and customer service makes her an invaluable part of the Fox Plumbing & Heating Team. She is celebrating her 10th wedding anniversary this year, which happens to be the Tin anniversary. Her and her husband both live in downtown Seattle with their 9 year old who is in the 4th grade. Kelley enjoys fishing and snowboarding. They also have a dog and a cat, whom they spoil regularly.
"I love the fact that my kid is so energetic about learning, we’re teaching him German right now, or at least we’re teaching him the bad words in German."
Here is why Kelley is our Employee of the Month for August!
“Kelley is an amazing addition. Since she joined, she has continuously lead and created new direction for both Fox and our teams as a whole. Her positive attitude and great sense of humor has been invaluable to our team, and helps me to keep things fun in the office.”
– Chad R.
“Kelley has helped me on numerous occasions to ensure that our neighbors, friends and customers are happy. On more than one occasion she has made sure that issues were taken care of quickly and efficiently. She makes my day go by much smoother.”
– Rick M.
Ryan B. is our employee of the month for July, 2014. Ryan is a lifelong Seattleite. He was born in West Seattle and has lived here his whole life. He is the proud father of 3 kids, and he and his wife live here in Seattle. When Ryan was a kid he says that he wanted to be an astronaut. Nowadays he enjoys hiking, music and taking going with his wife and children to the ocean. He loves the problem solving of plumbing, and spending quality time with his family in the evening.
Early Plumbing Memory
"We lived in a 1914 home, and I remember that every year that basement would flood, because of roots in the sewer line. Every year we would have plumbers coming out to our house, I guess all that time around them had an effect on me."
Here is why Ryan is our Employee of the Month for July!
“Ryan did an amazing job. I was very glad it was more than just tightening a handle, and Ryan did a great job of explaining to me what had happened. I was 150% satisfied with Ryan's service. I've been a long time customer with Fox Plumbing & Heating, and I will continue to be in the future.”
– Kerry K.
"We had to have emergency service due to a clogged toilet that caused some flooding in our basement. Ryan came to the rescue! He was professional, friendly, and did an outstanding job. We couldn't have been happier. He was here about an hour and half. It wasn't cheap but it was after hours, and I honestly thought it would be more. We've used Fox Plumbing & Heating one other time and I wouldn't go anywhere else."
- Stephanie J.
The employee of the month for June is David A. He will be celebrating his 2 year anniversary with Fox Plumbing & Heating in October. David is a native of Washington and has two wonderful children. He is one of our best plumbing professionals. He is always working to learn and build his skills and expertise here at Fox Plumbing & Heating. He is an avid 4wheel driver and he considers his dog as part of the family.
"Spending time riding in the woods with my family, and dog, is my idea of a perfect day."
Here is why David is our Employee of the Month for June!
“David was professional, thorough and quick. He fixed the problems and cleaned everything up afterwards.”
– Tamara M.
"David arrived at my house when I expected and was friendly, courteous and informative. He did an excellent job and cleaned up after the work was done."
- Beth L.
Doug has been named employee of the month for May. And he has really earned it this month. Doug has been a licensed plumber for over 20 years, and he's been a part of the Fox Plumbing & Heating family for 2 years. Born in California, Doug loves having the opportunity to travel and spend time with his girlfriend. As one of our lead trainers, Doug is a true asset to our team and we are very happy to have him.
"I enjoy having the opportunity to solve our neighbors and friends issues and protect their health and homes."
Here is why Doug is our Employee of the Month for May!
“Doug and his assistant arrived Wednesday, to perform a clean-out service. They were professional, knowledgeable and a first class credit to Fox. I will definitely call Fox for Future services and recommend them to my friends and acquaintances.”
Mercer Island, WA
"Didn't expect to receive service the same day we called. The technician, Doug C. provided outstanding service and patiently answered our questions. Doug went the extra mile and got the job done professionally and efficiently. We would recommend Fox to our family and friends."
- David M.
Jose is our employee of the month for April. He is originally from Mexico, and he has lived in California for 18 years before moving to Seattle in 2005. He’s been a part of the Fox Plumbing & Heating family for 9 years. Jose has two wonderful teenagers and a beautiful wife. Jose is our underground water lead here at Fox Plumbing & Heating.
"I love spending time with my family, and especially his two beautiful children and wife."
Here is why Jose is our Employee of the Month for April!
“He is a dedicated tenured Fox employee, and a dedicated family man.”
– Chad L., Manager
J.P. is our employee of the month for March. He is originally from Denver, Colorado and moved to Seattle in 1989. He has been in plumbing for over 10 years and has been a part of the family at Fox Plumbing & Heating for over 2 years. Right now J.P. is preparing for his wedding to his beautiful fiancée, so that keeps him pretty busy.
"I love a great zombie film, that and spending time with my family."
Here is why J.P. is our Employee of the Month for March!
"Called back to say that J.P. was just wonderful. He did a very good job, did everything that we asked. He was very nice and the service was great."
- June J.
"J.P. arrived about 20 minutes after I called and fixed my toilet leaking at the base. He also gave me a free bolt cover that I was missing!"
- Rachel A.
Savannah is our Employee of the Month for February. Savannah has worked as head of office at Fox Plumbing & Heating for over four years. During that time, she has been 'the voice' of Fox Plumbing & Heating and our president of first impressions for new and returning customers.
"My family is the light and center of my universe. I love them and the joy that they bring me daily."
We love Savannah!
"Savannah is the 'go to' woman of our office. If I have any questions or need to know things she is who I turn to. "
- Sloan N., Marketing Manager
"Savannah is truly a light of the office. She has been with us over 4 years, and I don't know where we'd be without her leadership and expertise."
- Chad L., Manager
Bobby is our Employee of the Month for January. He is one of our most experience plumbers with over 25 years experience and just joined the Fox family in December, 2013. He enjoys surfing, beach volleyball and outdoor sports with his wife, 3 children and granddaughter. Bobby is a true asset to the Fox team, and we aren't the only ones who think so!
"I love seeing my clients smile, and anything I can do to make them smile makes my day."
Our customers are saying great things about Bobby and his plumbing expertise!
"Always efficient, easy with explanations, pleasant and on time. Our plumber's name is Bobby. I've used Fox Plumbing & Heating since I lived on Capitol Hill in the sixties!"
- Carol M.
"Make sure you keep that guy in your employment."
- Jeremiah E.
"Excellent. We had a mix-up with scheduling due to a new employee not understanding the work request, but Fox Plumbing & Heating went above and beyond fixing the situation by having two technicians rescheduled for the next day. Rick, the video professional and Bobby, the pipe master both did an outstanding job for us. We highly recommend them."
- Lydia L.
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