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The First Line Leader Program, Back in Action

May 13, 2022

The First Line Leader seminars were recently restarted because developing leaders is a company priority. More than 250 teammates have graduated the program, which is approaching its fifth year anniversary. The First Line Leader program is an impactful three-day seminar with supporting eCourse, assessment and feedback opportunities. The seminars focus on management and leadership topics; […]

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Rebecca Cabell

A Day In the Life: Rebecca Cabell

May 2, 2022

In a company as diverse in people and professions as MPW, it’s easy for all employees to settle into their immediate surroundings and lose touch with what other departments do on a regular basis, even on the same campus. Per reader request to focus more upon all MPW employees, sometimes all we need to bridge […]

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MPW's In-House Fabrication

In-House Fabrication Gives MPW Its Competitive Edge

April 22, 2022

Since Day One, MPW has made its own destiny, and its own equipment. There are many reasons why we’ve been successful over the years—our people, our passion, our willingness to get up and go the extra mile—and we’ve fabricated in-house since business began in 1972. MPW built its own equipment because the gear that was […]

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Vicki Turner

A Day In The Life: Vicki Turner

April 7, 2022

In a company as diverse as MPW in people and professions, it’s easy for all employees to settle into their immediate surroundings and lose touch with what other departments do on a regular basis, even on the same campus. Per reader request to focus more upon all MPW employees, sometimes all we need to bridge […]

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MPW Manager Development Program Gears Up for 2022

April 5, 2022

The Safety and Training Department is preparing for 2022’s Manager Development Program following the successful launch of the pilot program last year. “The Manager Development Program began its learning journey in March of 2021 with a group of high potential leaders in the organization,” said Instructional Designer Autumn Cash Rose. “Individuals were nominated and selected […]

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Zan Shafer

Zan Shafer to Retire

March 29, 2022

Industrial Water Regional Sales Manager Zan Shafer, who recently earned 2020 Salesman of the Year, is set to retire at the end of March after six years of service to MPW. “He helped kick off the DI business in the Gulf Coast,” Industrial Water General Manager Tim Dondero said. During his tenure, Shafer hit and […]

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MPW 50th Anniversary – MPW Introduces Vacuuming Trucks to the Industrial Cleaning World

March 24, 2022

MPW’s entrance into industrial vacuuming is a story of entrepreneurship and innovation. It begins with the City of Columbus facing a challenge at its waste transfer stations. Trash would fall from conveyor belts and become a fire and safety hazard. The city looked for help to clean the conveyors. Several companies, including MPW, bid the […]

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Rodney Little

Little Goes a Long Way – Rodney Little Promoted to Branch Manager

February 17, 2022

MPW’s Rodney Little was promoted to Branch Manager in Jacksonville. Rodney has served with the company for roughly 26 years in several positions. “I actually stared work with MPW in 1996 as a Class A CDL driver,” Little said. “I relocated to the northern Florida area in 2010 until the present where my accounts included […]

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Sayre earns 2019 Salaried Employee of the Year Award

April 8, 2021

To honor 32 years of integrity, hard work and dedication, MPW/Porta Kleen awarded Dave Sayre with its 2019 Salaried Employee of the Year Award. Sayre becomes the first Porta Kleen employee to win the accolade. The event and announcement were delayed due to COVID-19, but Porta Kleen hosted a scaled-back, safe celebration for Sayre and […]

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Curt Ruff

Ruff legacy of 37 years comes to close

December 15, 2020

In 1983, Ronald Reagan was president, the Broadway show “Annie” ended a long run, Michael Jackson “moonwalked” for the first time and the Washington “Redskins” won the Super Bowl. And a skinny kid from Fairfield Union High School began a career with a little-known Central Ohio company. And what a career it was. Spanning 37 […]

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