On Tuesday, August 4th Brady Services was recognized as the first Heritage Award winner at the virtual 2020 Family Business Award Ceremony hosted by The Triad Business Journal.
The Heritage Award was created to recognize a family-owned business for their lasting impact in the Triad and beyond in regards to operations, investments and job creation efforts. When choosing a company for the first award the selection committee considered sustained growth, ethical business practices, workforce development, and community engagement.
During the award ceremony Brady CEO, Jim Brady and Chairman, Don Brady participated in a virtual fireside chat that was moderated by Wake Forest Director of Journalism Justin Catanoso.
Don told attendees about moving to Greensboro and opening the local Trane franchise in 1962. He discussed efforts to grow the business over the years while supporting the local community.
Jim discussed how the company and the building services industry has changed since he took over the company in 2008.