PRIDE Industries Provides Services to Roseville Businesses

Headquartered in Roseville, CA, PRIDE Industries is one of the nation’s largest employers of people with disabilities, meeting the manufacturing and service needs of business and government agencies nationwide. Started in 1966 in the basement of a church in Auburn, CA, today PRIDE operates in 10 states and the nation’s capital, creating jobs for people with disabilities through its own business divisions and through partnership with others in the community. With more than 40 years of proven expertise in preparing people with disabilities for employment, PRIDE shifts the focus from disability to capability, proving there are solid business benefits to choosing PRIDE Industries.

At its Roseville, CA facility, PRIDE’s Manufacturing & Logistics division provides ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485: 2003 manufacturing and logistics services including specialized, state-of-the-art solutions in electronics contract manufacturing, medical device manufacturing and a comprehensive range of packaging, fulfillment, logistics and supply chain services delivered to customers’ exact specifications. Ranked #3 in the 2010 Sacramento Business Journal Book of Lists among Top Ten Manufacturers in the Sacramento Region, PRIDE’s solutions work for small business and Fortune 50 companies alike. Last year PRIDE was honored to receive global recognition as Hewlett Packard’s 2010 Service Supplier of the Year.

PRIDE’s Integrated Facilities Services division provides a comprehensive approach to facilities maintenance needs to the public and private sector, including offerings from commercial custodial to base operating support services on military installations across the country. PRIDE’s customers include municipalities across California, including custodial services to the City of Roseville with responsibility for more than 107,000 square feet of diverse use space including the Downtown Library, Roseville Sports Center, Martha Riley Library and Maidu Community Center. PRIDE also provides custodial support at 21 Roseville Public Parks and the new Central Park Indoor Pool site.

For customers seeking an economical and environmentally-responsible solution, PRIDE offers PRIDEClean™, a product line designed to meet the stringent standards of the EPA’s Design for Environment (DfE) program. PRIDEClean™ is not only better for the environment; it creates jobs for people with disabilities in the packaging and labeling of the products.

At the heart of PRIDE Industries is its mission, to create jobs for people with disabilities, and its job training and development programs. Recognized in 2010 as the United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) Employer of the Year, PRIDE offers a full range of individualized services to prepare individuals for successful employment either at PRIDE or in the community. For businesses interested in learning more about employing people with disabilities, PRIDE recently released “Ability Matters", a free resource guide for businesses that want to gain a competitive edge through inclusion and diversity. Read more or contact PRIDE to request hard copies.