Counterculture

Counterculture

To meet the challenges of dynamic times, an established general contractor modernized its culture by empowering employees. Jack Bowen has been working in construction most of his adult life. An affable, self-effacing native Tennessean with a soft drawl and a disarming...
A Very EMJ Christmas

A Very EMJ Christmas

Spirits have been bright at EMJ as our teams gathered to celebrate the holiday season. The Southeast and Southwest office celebrations may have looked a little different, but the outcome was still the same—lots of laughter, fun games and way too many sweet treats. The...
Fitness Challenge Produces Healthy Lifestyles

Fitness Challenge Produces Healthy Lifestyles

At EMJ, we are more than the work we do. We value our people, above all else, and strive to invest in our people and work together effectively as one team. There are many ways to do that, including friendly office team competition. This, together with the spirit of...
Diverse career path leads Pfeiffer to EMJ

Diverse career path leads Pfeiffer to EMJ

EMJ’s people are the building blocks of the company. Their personalities, skills and past experiences are large parts of what make the company great. We are proud of each member of the team and enjoy sharing their stories. EMJ Construction Project Manager Anita...
Grit: The key to 50 years of progress

Grit: The key to 50 years of progress

  Who is successful and why? Angela Lee Duckworth spent over a decade investigating this query among various groups, from West Point cadets to middle school spelling bee champions, and she discovered the common thread between high-achievers is their grit. “Grit...