Located in the Tacoma Tideflats, PABCO Roofing Products has been a fixture of the South Sound manufacturing community since 1984. The company offers a full range of premium products with personalized service. Over the years, PABCO products have been used on millions of homes throughout the Pacific Northwest and around the world. It’s a family-owned business that offers living-wage jobs in production, engineering, quality-control, sales, marketing, and accounting. The company also has an established paid-internship program and is an active contributor to the community through its annual Adopt-A-Family campaign and Coats 4 Kids charity benefiting local organizations, including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital. Said PABCO General Manager John Corbett: “Our team is amazing. They are committed to making exceptional products that fulfill the needs of our customers, and to (being) active members of the community. Over the years, our employees have given back through neighborhood-beautification projects, Habitat for Humanity builds, local food banks, and many more charitable activities.”

Photos by David Putnam