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Glick Employee Spotlight: Jon Mercer

The Gene B. Glick Company is honored to have such hard-working, dedicated employees, and we are proud to recognize those individuals in a monthly employee spotlight!

Jon Mercer

Special Project Technician

Corporate Office

11 1/2 Years with Glick

Q: How did you get started with the Glick Company?

A: I spent 20 years in the laborers’ union working all over the tristate area, and I was looking for a job that would keep me home more often. A friend told me about a supervisor position at Cambridge Square of Covington. I got an interview there and was hired!

Q: Describe a memorable moment you have had while working for Glick.

A: While installing a hot water heater at the property about 11 years ago, I met a resident at Cambridge named Miss Jennings. Miss Jennings is visually impaired — so I don’t know if it’s the sound of my voice or what — but whenever I come down the hall and knock on her door, she says, “I’m coming, Jon.”

Q: Describe the Glick Company in one word.

A: Distinguished

Q: What has surprised you most about working for Glick?

A: The amount of tenure employees have at the different properties and in the Gene B. Glick company as a whole

Q: Why would you tell someone to work for Glick?

A: The Glick Company is just an overall great company — it’s as simple as that!

Q: What do you like to do in your free time?

A: I like to hunt and spend time with my wife.

Q: If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?

A: New Zealand to hunt the red stag

Q: What celebrity would you trade lives with for a day?

A: LeBron James