Don Derry, Jr. is the president and owner of KC Waterproofing, Foundation and Environmental Solutions. Don became an entrepreneur at the age of 18 and has operated a successful small business in Kansas City for over 25 years. His vision for the company has always been to help property owners protect their investment and valuables from foundation, structural and water control problems. Five years ago, Don expanded the business to include various environmental services which include mold remediation, asbestos abatement, lead abatement and radon mitigation.
KC Waterproofing, Foundation and Environmental lead’s the way in the cutting edge of technologies for wall anchoring, foundation underpinning, interior/exterior drainage control and new construction waterproofing. The Ram Jack patented foundation system, in which Don has partnered with for 15 years is, hands down, the best solution for foundation stabilization. KC Waterproofing, Foundation & Environmental has a staff of experts highly experienced in foundation repair, structural solutions and environmental solutions. The entire team is dedicated to delivering on-time service with a focus on integrity and value. This unwavering dedication to customers is the cornerstone of the company’s growth.
Don is an advocate for continuing education to improve knowledge base in both business and personal. Don is a certified waterproofing and structural repair contractor, certified Ram Jack installer, certified mold remediator, certified asbestos and lead abatement supervisor, and holds a certification in radon mitigation. Don was recently accepted into HEMP, Helzberg Entrepreneurial Mentoring Program and serves on the board of Entrepreneurial Exchange Group.
Don also supports continuing education for his staff. Along with in-house training, Don sends all field technicians to Ada, OK twice a year to attend Ram Jack University. During their stay they expand their knowledge base on various subjects such as soil science, pier placement, structural evaluation and torque correlation method.
KC Waterproofing is proud to be the leader in the Kansas City by offering a complete line of these cutting edge solutions to the toughest structural repair and water control problems.
Last year, Don competed in his first Triathlon and road 184 miles in the annual MS150. Don is also an active member of Boy Scout Troop 314 and made a brave decision to serve as Scout Master, overseeing 85 scouts for 14 days at Camp Bartle in 2010.