Employee Spotlight: Brian Mecomber
Originally from Michigan, Brian Mecomber grew up in Houston, Texas. In 1996, Brian made the move to Huntsville, Alabama, where he now serves as the Service Account Manager for Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc’s regional office. Prior to joining the Maxwell Roofing team in 2017, Brian spent the last 14 years in the uniform rental and facility services industry. With his current role being his first experience in the construction and roofing industry, Brian has enjoyed the refreshing career change, and Maxwell Roofing has quickly become a home away from home.
As for what led Brian to the Maxwell Roofing team, he says, “While looking for a career change, I was contacted by a recruiter and consultant representing Maxwell Roofing. After exploring the opportunity further and meeting the Maxwell family, joining the team was an easy decision, and I enjoy representing the Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. brand in Huntsville and the Northern Alabama region.”
As Service Account Manager, a typical day for Brian involves updating company databases and following up with clients via phone or email regarding roof repair proposals. Brian also does in-person visits with current and prospective customers who contact him in regards to their roofing needs. “A main part of my role is coming up with action plans and repair proposals for customers. Finding solutions for our customers’ needs is truly a rewarding part of the job,” says Brian.
As for Brian’s team dynamic, he works closely with Maxwell Roofing’s service estimator to come up with the best approach to all repair proposals for customers. Brian also works closely with Maxwell Roofing’s service manager and service technicians to make sure all jobs run smoothly and meet customer expectations. “On the customer side, I mostly work with property managers and facility or maintenance managers at industrial companies in the North Alabama region. I have the great honor of building and growing business relationships with our customer base to ensure customer loyalty,” Brian adds.
Why Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. Stands Out:
When it comes to what he loves about working at Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc., Brian affirms, “I love that Maxwell Roofing is a family-owned company that prides itself on being the best and most reliable roofing company in the market.” Brian also speaks highly of his Huntsville-based team, saying, “Our Huntsville team is very helpful, and we work well together. Each team member is always there when I need assistance with anything.” Brian enjoys the competitive and hardworking spirit he sees on display from his colleagues, which is something he truly believes makes Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. stand apart in the roofing industry.
Beyond the office, Brian’s hobbies involve playing golf whenever he gets the opportunity, as well as training in Muay Thai Kickboxing and Brazilian Jui Jitsu. Brian enjoys family time, especially venturing to the 30A beaches near Destin, Florida with them each year. The Mecomber family has a mini schnauzer named Brody. As for any lifelong personal goals and dreams, Brian says, “My goals are to put both of my children through college and have enough money left over to live comfortably.” Here’s to conquering those worthy goals!