It's not a new concept for anyone at L.E. Schwartz & Son. There really isn't enough room to list all of the industry and community organizations our employees participate in. Our employees make it a matter of policy to become involved and help plot the course for the common good. Both our CEO and President have served as President of the National and State Roofing Contractors Association. Our company employees have also held board level or chairmanship positions with the Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association of Georgia and the Roofing Industry Educational Institute.
Our employees play an active role in all industry wide professional organizations which enhance the roofing and sheet metal industries. Through our many memberships, we learn the best and most up-to-date application methods, and discover the best products that will enhance customer satisfaction.
The most respected manufacturers in the business know our name means quality and integrity. Because of that, we have been named to the prestigious advisory boards of the following companies:
We truly believe that a top notch quality of life for all residents of our hometown, Macon, Georgia, is important for our sustained growth. Our membership and participation in key community organizations is integral to our future.
- Medical Center of Central Georgia
- Cherry Blossom Festival
- Community Foundation of Central Georgia
- Grand Opera House
- Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce
- Leadership Macon
- Macon Arts Alliance
- Macon Economic Development Commission
- Middle Georgia State University
- Board of Trustees
- Mercer University School of Engineering National Advisory Board
- Rotary International
- United Way of Central Georgia
- Warner Robins Area Chamber of Commerce
For decades we have lived and existed to the solid work ethic credo of our founder, Louis Ervin Schwartz. Because we have settled for nothing less than the best in every one of our projects, we have been awarded the following.
- 1987 National Roofing Contractor of the Year- RSI Magazine
- 1994 Georgia Family Business of the Year, Kennesaw State College and Atlanta Business Chronicle
- 1994 Contractor of the Year –Southern Region, Steelox
- 1996 Small Employer of the Year, Goodwill Industries
- 1997 Metal Roofing Project of the Year - RSI Magazine
- 1998 Build Georgia Award-Honorable Mention, Associated General Contractors of America, Inc.
- 1998 Metal Architectural Design Award, Metal Architecture Magazine
- 1998 Gold Circle Award for Workmanship-Honorable Mention, NRCA
- 1999 Contractor of the Year, Steelox
- 1999 Exceptional Workplace Safety Award of Achievement, Georgia Department of Labor
- 2001 Winner- Gold Circle Award for Workmanship, NRCA
State and National
For over 100 years L.E. Schwartz & Son employees have realized that the future of the business environment is our future. Our employees are heartily involved in state and national organizations that promote solid economic growth.
State & National Involvement