#BehindTheRibbon: Meet Jimmy Cameron, Commercial Technician at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana

#BehindTheRibbon: Meet Jimmy Cameron, Commercial Technician at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana
By: Allison Tunstall Last Updated: April 5, 2017

Jimmy Cameron, a commercial technician for Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana, was born in Crete, Illinois, but has lived in Crown Point since he was 20 years old. He has been with the company since 2004 and been working ever since with customers to fix and repair garage doors.

“My father bought the company in 2004,” Cameron explained. “So this summer will be 12 years with Overhead Door.”

Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana has been in business for over thirty years, providing services such as new installation of and repairing garage doors for commercial buildings and residential homes. The team of experienced technicians, like Cameron, help customers all around Northwest Indiana with their garage doors.

“I’m a commercial technician, which means I do commercial jobs and installations,” Cameron explained. “I also do job design and I plan a lot of projects, too.”

With any construction job, there are going to be challenges that may seem to challenging for some people. But for Cameron, this is what draws him to the job he does every day.

“I love the challenge of the job,” he explained. “Especially with the more custom jobs - like commercial fire doors - which is a project we just did. So the challenge of fixing or installing a door is always really interesting.”

Overhead Door has a reputation of being a company that puts customer service and family above everything else. And since it’s a family-owned business, it only makes sense that everyone - including the dedicated employees - is treated like family.

“It’s my family’s company, so we take a lot of pride in what we do and in the team we have,” Cameron said. “Our team now is the best team and has the most camaraderie we have ever had. So we just keep building from that.”

When Cameron isn’t traveling around Northwest Indiana helping people with installations and troublesome garage doors, he loves to golf and go boating with his family. The Crete-native is also watching his favorite hockey team, the Blackhawks, and playing recreational hockey himself.

If you or someone you know is having trouble with a garage door or need a new door for your new home, give the dedicated technicians at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana a call. For more information about the services provided, go to www.overheaddoornwi.com