Cox Crew: Meet Ernest Freeman, sales manager at Cox Roofing

For years, Ernest Freeman has been a core component of Cox Roofing’s production team. He began as a member of Cox’s production team in 2007. Since then, he’s gained a career, not just a job, working his way up from most junior estimator to Senior Estimator within the company. And In February 2020, he was promoted to Sales Manager. Learn more about the roofing expert, husband and marital artist (really) below. Q: “What are three words to describe Cox Roofing?” A: “Integrity, craftsmanship and longevity.” Q: “What do you like most and least about your job at Cox Roofing?” A:
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Three Storms and a Pandemic: A Note from Cox President Ken Mills

                Hello from Cox Roofing! First, I’d like to say thank you for trusting Cox Roofing with your roof. It’s a privilege to serve families in the Ozarks, and we’re grateful you chose us. Second, I want to thank you for your patience as we schedule your roof. I thought some insight to our current protocols might be helpful and put your mind at ease. For many reasons, 2020 has been a challenge for Cox Roofing. COVID-19 slowed down our production in the spring, and now, COVID is impacting our manufacturing and shipping.
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Cox Crew: Steven Zweifel, estimator at Cox Roofing

In 2010, Steven Zweifel moved to Springfield and started his career at Cox Roofing — the only job he’s ever had in Missouri. Nearly a decade later, Steven has served hundreds of customers and families as one of Cox’s estimators. The camper, father and lake-bound boater shares what he loves about the Ozarks and his career. Q: “What are three words to describe Cox Roofing?” A: “Family, friends and fun.” Q: “You’re an estimator at Cox Roofing. What’s the best part of your job?” A: “Being outside and being able to meet new people. I like the feeling of accomplishment
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3 Reasons To Not Rush Your Roofing Project

For most homeowners, the last thing they want to do is repair their roof. It’s oftentimes expensive, a hassle and a complicated process they just want to get over with. So when any roofing company knocks on their door two days after a storm, offering a quick repair and a fast resolution, the temptation to get a roof repair over with is strong. But rushing a roof project can be one of the worst things homeowners can do. Here are three reasons to not rush most roof projects. 1. Rushed Repairs Are Bad Repairs Like any home repair, when the
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Cox Crew: Emilie Barnes, Receptionist at Cox Roofing

In May 2018, Emilie Barnes arrived to work part-time at Cox Roofing to support its administrative team. Quickly, she blew the Cox team away with her efficiency, speed and learning, so was offered a full-time position. She’s been an integral part of the Cox Roofing office team ever since. The mom, customer support specialist and prankster shares why she loves working for Cox Roofing. Q: “What are three words to describe Cox Roofing?” A: “Fast-paced, tight knit and productive.” Q: “What do you like most about Cox Roofing?” A: “I enjoy working for a family-owned company. I feel much more
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Cox Crew: Meet Russ Burton, sales coordinator at Cox Roofing

Since 2013, Russ Burton has been serving customers with a smile at Cox Roofing. He began his career at Cox as a foreman on job sites across Southwest Missouri, but he quickly moved into sales for the company. He’s excelled in both positions at Cox. The sales coordinator, father and Kansas City Chiefs fan shares what it means to be a part of the Cox Crew. Q: “What are three words that describe Cox Roofing?” A:  “Honest, Fun, and Teamwork.” Q: “What do you like most about working for Cox?”  A: “What I enjoy the most is how Cox rewards
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We’re Here For You, Springfield

We’ve been in business for 41 years. That’s a couple of recessions, Y2K, ice storms and tornadoes, plus all the joyful moments in between. And in the midst of it all, we’ve been serving our customers, choosing to work with our hands to secure the roofs and futures of families across the Ozarks. Right now, we know it’s an uncertain time. But like we always have (with a couple of extra precautions), we’re working each day to serve our customers with our own crews, with our own hands, for our own neighbors. We’re here for you, Springfield, and we’re praying
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Cox Crew: Meet Rebecca Morton, Office Manager at Cox Roofing

Since 2000, Rebecca Morton has been an integral team member of Cox Roofing. She’s known around the office as “The Glue,” her nickname she’s earned from all the hats she wears around the office as its 20-year veteran. The company is her second family, and she’s one of its leaders as an Office Manager. The Office Manager, mother and travel addict shares what it means to be a part of the Cox Crew. Q: “What are the three words to describe Cox Roofing?” A: “Integrity, Craftsmanship and Family.” Q: “What do you like most about the company?” A: “Cox Roofing
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Cox Crew: Meet Isaias Reyes, foreman for Cox Roofing

Since 2011, Isaias Reyes has been a team member of Cox Roofing, beginning work on a green card. His skills made him an essential worker, and his attitude made him a leader. Now, as a foreman, he supports a crew of six completing jobs in Springfield, Missouri and the surrounding area. Originally from Guatemala, Isaias has been an American citizen in 2016 — one of his favorite days ever, along with his wedding day and the day his daughter’s adoption was finalized. The foreman, father and football fan shares what it means to be a part of the Cox Crew.
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Cox Roofing celebrates and sponsors new Habitat for Humanity home

On a snowy December afternoon, construction work began on a new home for a single mother in need. Cox Roofing was proud to be a part of the celebration as both neighbors and sponsors for the Habitat for Humanity home.   Kaley, a single mother of two, was honored by friends, family and community leaders at the celebration. Cox Roofing President Ken Mills got the chance to congratulate Kaley and learn more about the construction process, as well as thank the Habitat for Humanity leaders for their work in supporting community members in need.   “I usually have a lot
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