A Year in Review

John Gardner, CEO – Palmer Hamilton


As 2023 draws to a close, Palmer Hamilton extends heartfelt gratitude for an outstanding year. Our dedicated team played a pivotal role in making this year the most successful to date, contributing to various noteworthy accomplishments:

  • Attainment of record-breaking sales for the third consecutive year
  • Recognition as one of the top five fastest-growing private companies in Southeastern Wisconsin
  • Strategic investment of over $3 million in manufacturing operations, resulting in heightened efficiencies and enhanced product quality
  • Fourth consecutive year with zero lost-time accidents, showcasing our unwavering commitment to safety
  • Successful introduction of Esports Space Designs tailored for K-12 schools
  • Strategic expansion of product offerings within the Nook, Mobile Cafeteria Tables and Wall Pocket Systems lines
  • Implementation of new Warranty and Case Management, resulting in a notable reduction of over 50% in service case closure times
  • Streamlined installation scheduling through the introduction of Advanced Shipping Notices
  • Improved quote turnaround time, averaging under 24 hours
  • Consistent recognition through the receipt of numerous project design awards on a school- district-wide scale

Above all, we cherish both the work we engage in and the individuals we serve. Looking forward, Palmer Hamilton anticipates a bright future, marked by ongoing investments in operational efficiency and ease of business, coupled with the continued expansion of our product lines in 2024. We wish you a joyous holiday season, and stay tuned for what promises to be another exciting year!