The Staff of Hope Building Services
William Cunningham, CEO
William became the CEO of Hope Building Services in August of 2017. As the CEO, he is responsible for managing the company’s overall performance and growing the business to profitability. William has 30+ years in business, spending time in information technologies, operations and business development. He served as an Air Force officer (active duty/reserves) for 20+ years. William specializes in customer service and sales, staff growth and long term business relationships. Also, he enjoys helping other people achieve their goals and assisting them through challenging situations.
Billy, as his friends and colleagues call him, started in the janitorial/commercial maintenance business when he first graduated from college. He worked for Executive Maintenance for a year where he also met HBS owner Edwin Morgan. Their paths never crossed again until they reconnected in 2017. Billy shares the same values Edwin does, which include passion, hard work, and customer satisfaction as the cornerstones of a successful business.
Laura Kolovich, Bookkeeper/Receptionist
Laura has been with the Hope Building Services team for 4 years. She is currently in charge of record keeping and answering the phone lines, while also managing the company’s accounts payable and receivable. Laura holds a bachelor’s degree in science and education from Youngstown State University, and has 40 years of prior business ownership. Laura specializes in QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel, and she also enjoys running smooth day to day operations and generating customer satisfaction.
Justin Prox, Marketing/Social Media
Justin joined the Hope Building Services team in July of 2017. He is currently responsible for running all of Hope Building Services social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. Justin also manages the company’s website and periodically writes blogs pertaining to recent job sites and local events. Justin graduated from Youngstown State University in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. He enjoys developing strong business relationships and taking on new challenges.
Aaron Jackson, Lead Carpet Technician
Aaron has been with the Hope Building Services team for 2 and half years. He is HBS’s lead carpet technician, but also specializes in cleaning tile & grout, hardwood floors, windows, and HVAC, stripping and waxing floors, and post construction clean-up. He currently holds two certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) in fire and water restoration and upholstery and fabric cleaning. Aaron always strives to get the job done right and enjoys seeing customers satisfied with his work.