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History of George A.Pickering Inc.

  • 1948-1964 George A. Pickering Sr:
    In 1948 after returning from the Air Force in WW II , where he was a B29 bomber tailgunner, George senior started a contracting home builder company. During this time in America companies such as this did most of the work in house, – excavation, foundations, carpentry, landscaping and of course paving. In 1964 he retired to Florida to become a golf pro.
  • 1965-1992 George A. Pickering Jr:
    In 1965 George A. Pickering Jr. took over the construction business after returning from the Air Force where he was stationed in Gerrmany. He focused on the paving end of the business , through hard work and integrity he earned the reputation of being “the best around”. Midway through the 1992 paving season he retired due to injury and decided to take it easy.
  • 1993-Present George A. Pickering III:
    George A. Pickering III took over in 1993 at the age of 24. “I knew I had some big shoes to fill but I was confident, because, I was taught by the best, every summer and every weekend since I could remember”. We continue with the same code of ethics that was passed down to me.:(work hard, be honest, do one thing and do it better than anyone else, if you do that, everything else will fall into place).