Manheim, PA – B.R. Kreider & Son, Inc., an excavating, paving and site management company based in Manheim, PA, recently recognized Lawrence Hershey, a Dozer Operator, with the 2016 B.R. Kreider Core Value Award.
The award is presented to the employee who best represents the seven core values of the company; Safety (a commitment to the best safety practices), Integrity (always doing things the right way), Collaboration (encouraging positive relationships), Quality (providing premium service with the utmost care), Innovation (finding new and better ways to provide great service and value), Servant (do unto others as you would have them do unto you) and Stewardship (sharing time and talents with the community).
Hershey was one of four finalists for the award joining nominees Ben Haldeman (1st quarter), Maureen Smith (2nd quarter) and Harrison Glah (4th quarter). All potential recipients were nominated by fellow employees.
Among the comments by those who submitted Hershey’s name for consideration were “Lawrence is highly respected and always performs quality work no matter the situation or conditions,” and “he’s not just a great operator with an attention to detail, he’s also looking for ways to get the job done when there are obstacles.”
“Lawrence has very high integrity, brings a high level of quality in all he does and is a respected leader in our company,” said Brent Kreider, President of B.R. Kreider & Son. “He’s a great steward of everything we‘ve entrusted to him and he is always quick to help others while displaying a servant’s heart. We’re proud to have Lawrence on our team.”
A resident of Columbia, PA, Hershey joined B.R. Kreider & Son in 1996.
Brent Kreider (left) congratulates Lawrence Hershey, the 2016 B.R. Kreider Core Value Award recipient.