Gary Team

Gary Team

When you join a company that has been established for over a hundred years, you become part of something bigger than a business, you become part of a family, a legacy. We at W. L. Gary Company are indeed a family, a team that works together.

Meet our Team

senior management - Meet Our Team Senior Management 


W. L. Gary Company, Inc. knows that experience can make a difference in the outcome of any project, and with over 100 years of serving DC, MD, and VA, we have the experience to get the job done for you.  Not only is our company deeply rooted in the area and industry, but our management team has also set deep roots.  On average our management team has over 26 years in the mechanical industry and over 17 years at W. L. Gary Company.

We recognize the dedicated service of our team through the William C. “Buddy” Greer Dedicated Service Award.  This award is handed out each year to individuals hitting a milestone year of work at W. L. Gary Company.  This December we recognized 10 team members for a combined total of 190 years of service to W. L. Gary Company: Ralph Seek (30), Brian Menefee (30), Mahlet Zewde (25), Jerry Kackley (15), Thomas Lago (15), Timothy Mattingly (10), and Christopher Wright (10).

Take a look at all of the Buddy Greer Awardees

Pernell using video screen for pole camera

Employee Activities

W. L. Gary Company employees are not only dedicated to our company, they are dedicated to our industry and communities.  Gary Team members take their time to share their talents and knowledge with others.

Learn more about their involvement

Employment Testimonials

There is an excitement, passion, and dedication in the members of the Gary Team.

“I have worked for W. L. Gary Company, Inc. for 23 years. As an employee, I always look forward to the challenges and opportunities each day brings.”

Mahlet, Billing Coordinator 

Read what they have to say about their job and our company

Employment Opportunities

Learning as a TeamIngrained in the very mission of our company, the employees at W. L. Gary Company not only make this company what it is but they are also appreciated for their work and dedication.  When you join this family owned, operated, and oriented company, you join a team that cares.

Learn more about working for W. L. Gary Company

Energy Savings - Refrigeration

Proper Defrost Settings - iced evaporator coils in refrigerator

Proper Defrost Settings

While you want to avoid icing up your evaporator coils, you don’t want to set your defrost setting to run too long or too often because that wastes energy.  Set your refrigerator’s and freezer’s defrost settings to the manufacturer recommended settings to keep them running productively and efficiently, saving you money.

See more tips

90 years of incorporation

W. L. Gary Celebrates 90 Years of Incorporation

On April 7, 1923, Walker Littlebury Gary incorporated his almost 25 year old plumbing, heating, and tinning business, W. L. Gary Company, Inc.  Walker certainly had a vision for his company, which he presumably wished to grow as a means to support his family, his employees, and his community.  But, could he ever have imagined…

Learn more

Stay in Touch

Send us a note:
Stay up-to-date:

Join Our Email List