Candace Johnson

Candace Johnson

Candace Johnson: Marketing Director, J.C. Restoration, Inc

Candace has 13 years experience in the marketing field, ranging from radio to insurance to service-based companies. Most currently, she serves as Marketing Director for Rolling Meadows-based J.C. Restoration, Inc. Her responsibilities include coordinating all marketing initiatives, including but not limited to advertising, direct mail, public relations, articles, trade shows, website, social media, and events. Candace has a B.A. in Communication Studies from Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN with a minor in Business Administration. She likes to stay current with marketing trends and often attends design courses to refine her skills. She enjoys photography in her spare time.

For over 3 decades, JCR has been successfully restoring damaged properties in the greater Chicagoland area for thousands of Home and Business Owners. JCR offers complete emergency mitigation and restoration services for properties affected by Water, Fire, Smoke, and Storms; as well as Mold.

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Tornado Season – Be Prepared

Tornadoes are violent by nature. They are capable of completely destroying well-made structures, uprooting trees and hurling objects through the air like deadly missiles. A tornado is a violently rotating column of air extending from the base of a thunderstorm down to the ground. Tornado intensities are classified on the Fujita Scale with ratings between […]

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JCR Production Manager Attends HydroLab High-Level Drying Class

Recently, our Restoration Manager Shane Engler attended a high-level drying class in Noblesville, Indiana, hosted by Kurt Bolden of HydroLab – industry leaders in training with their state of the art classroom, hands on real-world farmhouse, different testing facilities and commercial drying training area. Hydro Lab is continually looking for ways to implement new technology […]

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Vacationing For Spring Break? Protect Your Property

It’s that time of year – families go out of town for Spring Break!  J.C. Restoration has some tips to consider, so you don’t come home to a disaster.  (But if you do – you know who to call!) 1. Hold Your Mail A huge pile of mail on the front doorstep, or envelopes pouring […]

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Did You Know? JCR Offers Continuing Education Courses

Last fall, JCR hosted “Smoke on the Water,” a one-day course that explained the processes involved in fire damage mitigation and restoration. It also illustrated how property managers, insurance companies and restoration professionals can work together to provide building owners, tenants, and insureds with rapid, responsive, technically accurate procedures for loss mitigation on fire damage […]

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J.C. Restoration Exhibiting at CAI Illinois Conference & Expo

J.C. Restoration is once again exhibiting at the CAI Illinois Condo-HOA Conference & Expo.  The education and conference event is being held next week – Friday Feb. 26 and Saturday Feb. 27, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. This year’s CAI IL Condo-HOA Conference & Expo will offer education sessions on […]

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JCR Expert Weighs In: When is a Flood Truly a Flood?

Our Director of Operations, Joel Hossli, helps us understand that “Flood” isn’t always what we think it means… When I first started working in the restoration industry my twin boys (now age 11) asked me, “Dad, what do you really do for work”? My immediate response was to say that we help people when they […]

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JCR Supports Burn Awareness Week: Friends at IFSA Offer Scald Injury Prevention Tips

JCR’s friends at the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance (IFSA) observe Burn Awareness Week, which runs February 1-7, 2016, and the nonprofit organization encourages Illinois residents to follow burn prevention guidelines to put an end to costly burn injuries and deaths. For 2016, the theme for Burn Awareness Week is scald injury prevention. The weeklong national […]

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J.C. Restoration Superheroes Making Appearance at BOMA Suburban Expo

J.C. Restoration is once again exhibiting at the BOMA Suburban Expo.  The Superhero-themed event is being held Thursday, Feb 25, at Drury Lane Theatre and Conference Center in Oakbrook Terrace.  Don’t miss out on the commercial real estate networking event of the year!  Stop on by and visit our Restoration Superheroes at Booth #509!  We […]

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CAA Maintenance Mania Recap

This past fall, JCR hosted our friends at the Chicagoland Apartment Association (CAA) for the 5th annual Maintenance Mania® competition. Consisting of eight maintenance-focused challenges, this season’s competitors tested their maintenance skills and knowledge of the industry as they competed to earn the title of Maintenance Mania® National Champion.  Maintenance Mania is a national competition […]

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Five Tips to Keep Pipes from Freezing

While much of the Chicagoland area has been spoiled with mild temperatures so far this winter, we are on the verge of our second cold snap this weekend. One of the biggest issues with extreme cold is frozen pipes. No one wants to deal with the fall out, so take a moment to check out […]

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