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Stories
Family

Dunn Family Foundation

Over the past 43 years, the Dunn Family Foundation has served countless charities and educational institutions, donating millions of dollars to those in need.
06/19/2024
Community

Operation Breakthrough

While giving back to the community is at the heart and soul of the culture at JE Dunn Construction, if there’s one nonprofit in the Kansas City area closer to Bill Dunn Sr.’s heart than any other, it’s likely Operation Breakthrough.
06/03/2024
History

JE Dunn’s Headquarters Achieves WELL Building Gold Certification

In the heart of Kansas City, amid the bustling streets and modern skyline, stands the headquarters of JE Dunn, a beacon of innovation and commitment to workplace wellness.
05/23/2024
Family

Terry Dunn: The Legacy Continues

For Terry, the construction business isn’t about the product, or the buildings themselves. It’s about people – a trait passed down to him from both his father and his grandfather.
02/29/2024
Projects

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

One of the most important projects in Kansas City’s history began with a vision.
02/29/2024
History

100 Years and Still Building On

Through four generations and counting, the success and continued growth of JE Dunn Construction can be traced back through an intricate web of the right people, in the right place, at the right time.
02/20/2024
History

Local Faces, National Resources: The Benefits of Local Offices

Building meaningful relationships in local communities across the United States has helped JE Dunn grow in 26 communities.
02/13/2024
Projects

$3.2B Cathode Plant: 860 Jobs, Dreams, and Sustainable Growth by 2030

LG Chem plant in Clarksville is largest foreign direct investment in Tennessee
02/07/2024
History

The Smartest Way to Increase Building Value

With more than 60 subject-matter experts that support 26 markets across the U.S., Aptitude: Intelligent Integration helps bridge the gap between development, construction, and information technology.
02/06/2024
Family

Defining a Legacy of Giving Back

Under the direction of John Ernest “Ernie” Dunn Sr., the company’s founder, JE Dunn built a wartime supply facility, the Quartermaster Depot, in Kansas City, Missouri.
01/19/2024
Family

Bill Dunn: The Heart and Soul of JE Dunn

“Mr. Dunn,” as he is affectionately referred to by employees nationwide, is a simple man who has made an immense impact. He is the cultural bedrock of JE Dunn and serves as a moral North Star to many.
01/19/2024
Family

Building a Company on Faith, Values, Trust and Love – John Ernest Dunn

A gruff man with a big heart, John Ernest Dunn built a company that treats everyone with kindness, honesty, and respect.
01/01/2024
Projects

Reaching New Heights: Sixth and Guadalupe Project

JE Dunn has soared to new heights, completing its tallest building yet that is now the tallest high-rise in Austin, Texas.
01/01/2024
History

CEO Gordon Lansford Shapes the Future of JE Dunn

As President and CEO, Gordon Lansford’s focus is on putting people first, knowing that “if we take care of them and their families, everything else will work out well.”
01/01/2024