Employer of the Year: GE Johnson
GE Johnson invests in the well-being of its employees, including their mental health. Providing multiple resources through the employee assistance program, mental health is treated like any other illness, and support is given to employees to provide the time needed to get proper care.
The Chairman and CEO of GE Johnson Holdings, Inc., Jim Johnson, has more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry and a passion for giving back to the community.
Jim led the formation of the GE Johnson Construction Company Foundation to focus on workforce development, the arts, and youth. His experience with numerous nonprofit organizations and his generosity have been recognized with accolades including: Business Citizen of the Year by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance; Kansas State University’s College of Engineering Hall of Fame; and most recently, the Colorado Business Hall of Fame. His philanthropic spirit for improving health and human services and cultural efforts greatly impact the Pikes Peak region and beyond.