November 20, 2014

JES Foundation Repair Earns Roaring 20 Award from Inside Business for the Fourth Time

Virginia Beach, VA (November 20, 2014) – JES Foundation Repair (JES), a leading regional engineering solutions firm specializing in the design and installation of residential and commercial foundation support systems, has been named among 20 of the fastest-growing companies in Hampton Roads. This year marks the fourth time JES has received the Roaring 20 award from Inside Business Magazine. 

The 2014 Roaring 20 distinction was awarded to businesses able to achieve growth and expand in the midst of a tumultuous economy. To qualify, companies must be headquartered in the Hampton Roads area, founded prior to FY 2011, experienced three years of consecutive growth, and earned gross revenues of at least $2 million in 2013. CPA firm, Cherry Bekaert, interviewed finalists and verified their financial data.

“It is an honor to be acknowledged for our vision and hard work. We are fortunate to have a team of skilled professionals who are dedicated to improving our offerings while introducing new products and services,” said Jesse Waltz, P.E., owner and president of JES. “Our employees have been key in overcoming challenges as we continue to scale operations.”

The Roaring 20 award recognizes Hampton Roads’ most dynamic businesses and highlights their impact on the community. With Waltz at the helm, JES has consistently increased profitability and served over 20,000 residential and commercial property owners since the company was founded in 1993.

“This award exemplifies our commitment to strengthening local and regional infrastructure while creating employment opportunities. We are proud to contribute to job growth as well as technological innovation, most recently with the development of our business management software, BizWiz©®,” Waltz shared.

JES, along with the other winners, will be honored during the official awards banquet. The full story can be viewed here:

About JES Foundation Repair
JES Foundation Repair, established in 1993, designs and installs foundation support systems, crawl space moisture management systems and basement waterproofing systems in residential and commercial properties. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, JES Foundation Repair has been included in the Virginia Chamber of Commerce “Fantastic 50” and recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing companies in Virginia for three consecutive years. In addition to several worldwide industry awards for sales, JES Foundation Repair was listed among the Best Places to Work. The company serves Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Northeastern North Carolina. For more information, visit or JES Foundation Repair Facebook page.

About Inside Business

Inside Business, a division of Pilot Media Cos., is a sector of Landmark Media Enterprises and the only business journal serving Hampton Roads. Inside Business connects with the Hampton Roads community by releasing breaking business news and stories through its website, and weekly publication. An active leader in the Hampton Roads business community, Inside Business produces and sponsors more than a dozen awards and educational events each year, which are specifically designed to recognize and promote business development and entrepreneurship. It has presented the annual Roaring 20 awards since 2009. Additional information about Inside Business is available at or Inside Business Facebook page.

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