Bill Howe Family of Companies Named as Finalist in Local Family-Owned Business Awards
Well established San Diego plumbing company offering over 34 years of close family company culture
March 12, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – The Bill Howe Family of Companies has grown into one of the largest, low-cost family- owned and operated San Diego plumbing companies. Additionally, they have opened two more divisions to offer the same high-quality services in San Diego heating & air conditioning and restoration & flood. Their success as a family-owned business has only grown as three of their daughters have joined the company over the years, as well as numerous employee families working together across the three divisions.
The Family-owned Business Awards are presented by the San Diego Business Journal and honor the “business and community accomplishments” of San Diego business as integral parts of the community. Family businesses represent approximately 50 percent of the gross domestic product as powerful economic forces and are present on the full spectrum of American businesses from small shops to large corporations. The awards ceremony will take place on April 3rd at the Paradise Point Resort and Spa.
The Bill Howe Family of Companies has been a staple in the San Diego community since opening their doors as a small one-man shop in 1980. Bill and Tina Howe have strategically grown that small outfit into a full-service one-stop shop offering high-quality services in plumbing, heating & air conditioning, and restoration & flood at affordable rates. The true family atmosphere Bill and Tina have cultivated has cemented the successful growth over the past 34 years. Three of their daughters joined the company after graduation, and have each worked tirelessly to uphold the high standards set forth by their parents, their niece recently celebrated her 17th year in the company and within each division, several families work side by side.
“We always come to our employees first whenever a position opens up in the company,” said Bill Howe, President of the Bill Howe Family of Companies. “We retain great employees offering opportunities for promotion and inviting their family members into the same solid business model; it’s a win-win.”
This is the second time the San Diego plumbing company has been honored as a top family business. They are a multiple award-winning company with community recognition for promoting health and wellness, outstanding achievements in community service three years in a row and for the second time, the San Diego Business Journal recently named Tina Howe as one of 2014’s Woman Who Means Business. The Bill Howe Family of Companies routinely gives back to the community through volunteerism, pro-bono plumbing, heating and restoration work, as well as a five-year commitment with the American Heart Association raising awareness and promoting healthy lifestyles throughout their community.
“Just as our family members are part of our company, we think of all of our valued customers in San Diego as our family,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of the Bill Howe Family of Companies. “Our community has supported us for 34 years and we are grateful to create a business that cares about them as we would our own family while offering only the best in everything we do.”
For more information about the Bill Howe Family of Companies services in San Diego heating & air conditioning, flood & restoration or plumbing, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at [email protected]
About Bill Howe Family of Companies
Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!