Oustanding Entrepreneur Award Presented to CEO of Jo-Kell

Chesapeake, VA (January 21, 2009) – Suzy Kelly, CEO of Jo-Kell Inc., a local electrical distributor and engineering company received Old Dominion University’s Outstanding Entrepreneur Award. The award was presented Sunday, November 8th as part of the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the School of Dental Hygiene.

Jo-Kell Announces Appointment of New COO

Chesapeake, VA (October 27, 2008) – Jo-Kell Inc., an electrical distribution and engineering company has named Adrian Marchi as their Chief Operating Officer.

Jo-Kell Inc. & Northrop Grumman Implement LEAN

Chesapeake, VA (May 27, 2008) – On the same day that Jo-Kell Inc., a electrical distributor and engineering company, celebrated their LEAN Enterprise Certification, they hosted a Rapid Improvement Workshop (RIW) LEAN event to streamline wireway hanger assemblies for CVN-78 class ships. These workshops help to facilitate increased communication.

Almost 90, But Not Ready For Retirement!

Chesapeake, VA (March 12, 2008) – Why was Ned Gregg “King for a Day”? Because at almost 90 years old, Ned is still a member of the work force! On August 23rd, Ned will celebrate his 90th birthday!

Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) Company Spotlight!

Next year, the Virginia Ship Repair Association will celebrate its 25th anniversary. The association was founded in 1984 as the South Tidewater Association of Ship Repairers (STASR) when the leaders of our industry joined forces to craft a coalition to “raise the tide” for the entire ship repair industry in Hampton Roads. Their vision charted a course that brings us into 2008 larger and stronger than anytime in our history.

Jo-Kell Employees Plunge to Raise Money for Special Olympics

Chesapeake, VA (February 13, 2008) – Employees of Jo-Kell Inc., an electrical distribution and engineering Company, raised over $1,800 dollars for Special Olympics of Virginia in the 17th Annual Polar Plunge on February 7, 2009 at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.

CEO Suzy Kelly receives NAWBO Award

Chesapeake, VA (February 3, 2008) – Suzy Kelly, CEO of Jo-Kell Inc., a local electrical distributor and engineering company received the 2008 Community Service Award from NAWBO (The National Association of Women Business Owners) on Wednesday, March 19th. The event was held at the Towne Point Club in Norfolk, Virginia.

CEO Suzy Kelly receives the Julian F. Hirst Award

Chesapeake, VA (December 29, 2007) – Suzy Kelly, CEO of Jo-Kell Inc., a local electrical distributor and engineering company received the Julian F. Hirst award at the 19th Annual Leadership Breakfast, on June 28th of this year. The event was held at the Renaissance hotel in Portsmouth, Virginia.

Jo-Kell Employees Donate Food and Money to Local Charities

Chesapeake, VA (November 13, 2007) – Employees of Jo-Kell Inc., a local electrical distribution and engineering Company, will present two local charities with donations collected over the past month at their facility on Monday, November 12th at noon.