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Member Spotlight: April, 2009—McGinley Maintenance and Shamrock Chemical

Member Spotlight

left to right: Tammy Long, administrative assistant, Milt Kubik, Chamber Executive Committee, Sharon Willey, office manager, John McGinley, President, Eugene Pomponio, the longest continuing employee (50 Yrs)

McGinley Maintenance, Inc. together with its supplies division, Shamrock Chemical Company is celebrating 50 years in the building services while operating in five states and encompassing over 400 jobs.

Founded in Charleroi in 1959 by John McGinley, the company has evolved into a complete building and supplies entity providing janitorial service, lawn care, snow removal and minor building maintenance.

The company at present, maintains over 5 million square feet in all type of facilities including office complex’s, healthcare enterprises, banks, schools, government facilities and warehouses.

The organization is proud of the quality of its accounts, including many Fortune 500 companies who have availed themselves of their services. Area managers operate regionally under a top management team who have over 200 years of aggregate experience. Over the years the owners have created an image that reflects the company’s integrity and its honest dealings with customers, employees and vendors.

While functioning as company CEO, John McGinley has served the area in many business and social organizations such as United Way, PARC, Booster Clubs, and the Building Service Contractors advisory board where he conducted training sessions and hosted group functions. McGinley and Shamrock Chemical have supported the Chamber for 44 years, not only with continuous dues, but with sponsorships also.

Since being succeeded by his son Jack as CEO and leader of the company in 1993, the company has grown successfully to being a sought out leader in school maintenance and in joint ventures in Louisiana and Florida, as well as Pennsylvania. The McGinley family suffered a great loss on December 21, 2008 with the untimely passing of Jack. Jack’s son Brian recently joined the company, representing the third generation of McGinley’s to carry on the business.

McGinley Maintenance is located in Belle Vernon, and Shamrock Chemical is located at 130 Lincoln Avenue in Charleroi and can be contacted by phone at 724-483-5513. Learn more about their product line and services at on-line at