19. November 2014
John Gilbert (right) of Gilbert and Jones received an outstanding service award for at the New England Surface Finishing Regional Conference, held Nov. 7 in Cape Cod in Hyannis, Massachusetts.
Gilbert has over 23 years working in sales with his brother, George, in the metal finishing and the chemical distribution business. Over time John has been active with the AESF, NAMF of New England serving as President and playing an active role on the Board of Directors. In June 2009 in Louisville, Kentucky John received the Presidential Award for the National NASF in recognition of his exemplary Service and Visionary effort at the National level.
John is currently serving as Vice President of the Chemical Club of New England. John is passionate about serving his customers and has brought a whole new meaning to the term "customer service". He lives in Salem, Connecticut with his wife Diane and daughter Paige. In his spare time he's riding the iron horses with his brothers, working on one of his tractors or volunteering for one of the non-profit organizations in the town of Salem.
Established in 1991 as a privately owned company, Gilbert & Jones is located in New Britain, Connecticut.