Furlong Named to NKY Chamber’s Emerging 30 List of Fastest Growing Companies

IMG_2195Each year the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce recognizes the “Emerging 30″ companies who are reaching new heights and contributing to a vibrant economy here at home. Furlong Building Enterprises has been named to the 2014 Emerging 30 list.  “We are proud to be included in this prestigious list of honorees,” says Furlong CEO Jude Hehman. The award ceremony will be held on October 23, 2014.

 Congratulations to the 2014 Emerging 30 designees… Advantage Tent & Party Rental Alpha Omega Industries, LLC Altus Wealth Management Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC Bluegrass Commercial Group, LLC Bonfiglioli USA Business Backer Cove Federal Credit Union Cru Cutters, LLC Divisions Maintenance Group The Dragonfly Foundation Dynamic Supply Chain Solutions LLC exclusive agent for PEI Emerge Managed Solutions Federal Supply First in Trailer Service, Inc. Furlong Building Enterprises G2Local Greater Comfort Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. Ion/Apex Electric Keller Williams Realty Services Legion Logistics, LLC McAndrews Windows and Glass Nexigen Communications LLC Perfectware Solutions Plumb Tite, LLC Professional Waste Consulting, LLC RecruitMilitary Red Hawk Technologies LLC Roundtower Technologies Wieda’s Marine, LLC.

Business Courier Profiles Furlong CEO Jude Hehman

August 8, 2014 – As part of its up close and personal profile series with the 2013 class of Forty Under 40, The Cincinnati Business Courier profiled Furlong CEO Jude Hehman, a 2013 Forty Under 40 award recipient.

Hehman used horse sense to help Boy Scouts

Jude Hehman is running for mayor of his hometown, Fort Mitchell.
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jude-hehman-goldJude Hehman, 39, is president and CEO of Furlong Building Enterprises.

What was your first job? Bus boy at the Greyhound Tavern

When you were 10, what did you want to be when you grew up? The boss, working with my father.

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received? My father always told me to never do things halfway, always give 100 percent and finish the job.

What’s the biggest mistake you’ve learned from? Learning how precious family and friends are and that sometimes time is limited.

What’s the best book you’ve ever read?Dan Brown is my favorite author – “DaVinci Code” and his other books.

If you could trade jobs with anyone for a day, who would it be? Mike Brown, owner of the Cincinnati Bengals.

What’s the simplest thing you never learned to do? Giving blood. I can’t stand the sight of needles.

What’s your hidden talent?Horsemanship.

How did you acquire that skill? What many people don’t know is at a very young age my brother bought me my first horse. I learned to ride and became a good rider. I would teach instructional riding for the Boy Scouts to qualify for their merit badges.

What’s your favorite vacation spot?Hilton Head Island, S.C.

What organization or company, aside from your own, do you most admire?Apple

Which websites do you try to look at everyday? Enquirer, Business Courier, LinkedIN, Furlong, Twitter, Facebook, various news sites.

What do you think is Cincinnati’s best-kept secret? How easy our commute is and how accessible everything is. There are many ways to arrive at one destination, with good roadways.

How do you most like to spend your money? On my four children.

What scares you? Not knowing what is ahead.

Is there something about you that might surprise people? I am running for mayor of my hometown, Fort Mitchell.

Click here to read the full profile: http://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/print-edition/2014/08/08/hehman-used-horse-sense-to-help-boy-scouts.html?ana=e_ph_prem&u=tViEyc2SLISp96YMt9WSylWYXxd&t=1407504132&page=all


Superintendent Ed Adamowicz Joins Furlong

ed-adamowicz-website headshotFurlong Building Enterprises, LLC, a commercial and industrial construction firm, announced today that Ed Adamowicz has joined the company as a superintendent. Adamowicz has extensive building construction experience and is responsible for working on site for client projects.

“We are thrilled to have a superintendent of the caliber of Ed Adamowicz on staff and part of our team,” said Furlong President Jude Hehman.  “Ed has a broad range of experience in many different types of buildings which makes him an excellent fit for our expanding company’s services.”

Ed Adamowicz completed the four-year education program of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Texas and was nominated twice for the Superintendent of the Year award  by AGC of Texas. Adamowicz previously worked for Kajima Construction, WBK in Dallas TX and Hemmer Industries in Northern Kentucky. He resides in Demossville KY with his family.

Furlong Assists NKY Leadership Class; Sponsors Healthy Newborns House

The Northern Kentucky Leadership Class of 2014 is working with Transitions, Inc. to provide funding and support for the Health Newborn House Furlong Controller Nanette Brames is a member of the leadership class and Furlong Building Enterprises is a sponsoring organization for the project. As mothers all over the nation will be celebrated this Sunday,…Continue Reading

Ken Miller Joins Furlong Building Enterprises

Furlong Building Enterprises, LLC, a commercial and industrial construction firm, announced today that Ken Miller has joined the company as a project manager. Ken Miller has extensive experience in construction project management and will be responsible for managing design-build construction projects for clients.  Prior to joining Furlong, Ken worked at K4 Architecture in Cincinnati.  “Ken…Continue Reading