Category: Employee Spotlight

Employee Spotlight Juan Mendoza

Employee Spotlight Juan Mendoza

Employee Spotlight Juan Mendoza This month, Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) would like to spotlight our 1st Shift Supervisor, Juan Mendoza. Prior to his employment at KGa, Juan worked as a CDL Truck Driver in Mexico. Juan started at KGa in 2005 working in our cutting department. Through Juan’s hard work, […]

Employee Spotlight on Elena Montenegro

Employee Spotlight on Elena Montenegro

Employee Spotlight | Elena Montenegro Accounting Manager This month, Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) would like to spotlight our Accounting Manager, Elena Montenegro. We have previously interviewed Elena during our Women In Construction Week. However, we wanted to take the opportunity to deep dive into Elena’s employment journey with KGa. Read […]

Employee Spotlight Benjamin Luis-Guzman

Employee Spotlight Benjamin Luis-Guzman

Employee Spotlight Benjamin Luis-Guzman Glass Mechanic This month, KGa would like to spotlight Benjamin Luis-Guzman, one of KGa’s glass mechanics. Benjamin began his employment at KGa in June of 2016 as a glass helper. Benjamin was eventually promoted to the glass mechanic position because of his hard work ethic. Since […]

Employee Spotlight on Connie Hardy

Employee Spotlight on Connie Hardy

Employee Spotlight | Connie Hardy Orange Team Project Manager This month, we’d like to honor Connie Hardy, also known to KGa by Connie Denman. Connie is the Orange Team Project Manager at Kensington Glass Arts. While we have previously interviewed Connie for Women In Construction Week, we wanted to give […]

Employee Spotlight on Derrick Curley

Employee Spotlight on Derrick Curley

Employee Spotlight | Derrick Curley KGa Blue Team Field Superintendent When Derrick was 17, he started working a summer job with his father in the construction industry. Derrick had no idea this job would ultimately lead him to where he is today. “I grew to love the glass industry,” Derrick […]

National Skilled Trades Day |  Construction Careers

National Skilled Trades Day | Construction Careers

How To Get Started in the Construction Industry Every first Wednesday in May, we celebrate National Skilled Trades Day. City Machines Technology, Inc. created this holiday in 2019 to increase awareness of the benefits of skilled trade jobs. In addition, we take this day to celebrate workers in skilled trades. […]

Spotlight on Nancy Genies | Preconstruction & Contract Administrator

Spotlight on Nancy Genies | Preconstruction & Contract Administrator

Employee Spotlight | Nancy Genies KGa Preconstruction & Contract Administrator Nancy Genies, the Preconstruction and Contract Administrator for Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. comes through the Ijamsville office greeting everyone with a “Good Afternoon” while she distributes samples and checks in with Project Managers. A vibrant personality and dedicated individual, Nancy […]

From Seam & Wash Technician to Fabrication Inside Sales Manager

From Seam & Wash Technician to Fabrication Inside Sales Manager

From Seam & Wash Technician to Fabrication Inside Sales Manager Cameron Mullineaux’s Journey With KGa Fabrication Inside Sales Manager, Cameron Mullineaux has spent the last 13 years growing professionally with KGa. Read about how a simple birthday wish lead to a full-fledged career. In the winter of 2007, Cameron Mullineaux […]

Employee Spotlight | Dennis Alarcon

Employee Spotlight | Dennis Alarcon

Becoming a Lead Glass Mechanic Dennis Alarcon’s Career Journey with KGa In the fall of 2013, Dennis Alarcon accepted a position as a Glass Mechanic at KGa. In his six years with the company, Dennis has continually exhibited strong attention to detail and leadership in the field, which has led […]

Employee Spotlight | James Knipe

Employee Spotlight | James Knipe

From Drafting Contractor to Preconstruction Engineer James Knipe’s Career Journey with KGa In the fall of 2016, KGa Preconstruction Engineer James Knipe took a full-time position with KGa as a Draftsman. Since joining the company as a full-time employee, James has continued to grow his skillset and is now a […]