Shawn’s experience in the construction industry with Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing started nineteen and a half years ago before the company even had email or internet. He came on board to help Chamberlin grow technology-wise and brought accounting knowledge to boot.
A Day in the Life:
On any given day, you can find Shawn managing the support staff for Chamberlin. Shawn assists his team with inquiries regarding payroll, IT, accounting, project management software and benefits. Shawn also manages Chamberlin’s banking activity plus state and federal reporting. In a lot of ways, he is a one-man show, but he always gives credit to his team.
“Just as our employees service our clients, it’s my job to service and support our employees.” Shawn believes the employees are what make Chamberlin unique, and Chamberlin’s culture makes it exciting for him to come to work each day.
Outside the Office:
Outside the office, you can find Shawn spending time with his family and friends and he especially loves vacationing with them. He also likes to work on projects around the house. If you’re lucky, he might cook you up one of his award-winning briskets!
Shawn’s greatest accomplishment at Chamberlin was successfully converting Chamberlin’s old accounting system, SI, to Viewpoint. This was a huge undertaking for Shawn and his team, and a paradigm shift for the company that allowed Chamberlin to continue meeting the sophisticated needs of their clients. Outside of work, Shawn believes his greatest accomplishment was putting himself through college.
We asked Shawn to choose his favorites from this random list of things as a way to get to know him a little better:
Zoo or Aquarium
Bowling or Billards
Law & Order or Friends
Sausage or Bacon
The Beatles or Rolling Stones