NSG supports these great companies

CW Home Inspectors

CW Home Inspectors creates a full-time, year-round support to our College Works Painting program as well as an additional channel to provide customers an alternative way to purchase home improvement services. CWP painting customers are provided a free, no-hassle home inspection to determine carpentry and other home improvement needs. CW Home Inspectors also delivers roofing, gutter replacement, and other services.

EmpireWorks

Established in 2002, EmpireWorks began as an Apartment and Condominium painting company & has now become one of the largest and most successful reconstruction companies in the United States. In 2014, EmpireWorks was recognized as one of the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies in America with an astounding 65% growth in three short years.

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College Works Painting

College Works Painting gives undergraduate students an extraordinary opportunity to build a competitive resume and gain marketable skills by teaching them how to manage their very own painting business. College Works Painting has been featured in media outlets such as Inc., LA Times, Yahoo! Finance, CNN Money, Fortune, and BBC.

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Home Genius Exteriors

Home Genius Exteriors is a full-service home improvement company specializing in roofing, windows, doors, siding and painting. Our mission is to create long-term relationships with our employees, vendors, and customers. Through best-in-industry customer service, technological innovation, and quality workmanship, we strive to become the Contractor For Life for our clients.

VACK

VACK is a short-term vacation rental company with properties in popular year-round destinations.

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Our Values

Integrity
Integrity
Leadership & Leadership <br> Development
Leadership & Leadership
Development
Passionate Drive To Exciting <br> Challenges
Passionate Drive To Exciting
Challenges
Growth of New & Existing <br> Ventures & Markets
Growth of New & Existing
Ventures & Markets
Honesty and Open <br> Communication
Honesty and Open
Communication
Profitability
Profitability
Balance
Balance

A Brief History

When our intensive entrepreneurial program College Works Painting created executive talent that needed room to grow, we created National Services Group. This collection of companies continues to provide opportunities for talented individuals to grow, prosper and become leaders in their field.

Awards We Have Won

NSG Operates In 25+ States

Meet The Founders

Jeff Gunhus

Jeff Gunhus

Executive Officer

Jeff attended the University of California at Santa Barbara, where he studied political science and economics. He is a USA Today bestselling author best known for his fiction novels. In his free time he can be found hiking, fishing or working on his next novel at a coffee shop in Annapolis, Maryland, where he currently resides.

Spencer Pepe

Spencer Pepe

Executive Officer

Spencer graduated with a business degree from the University of California at Riverside. He was the Ernst & Young 1998 Entrepreneur of the Year, a finalist again in 2001, and was a managing partner at Platinum Capital, once ranked #10 in the Inc. 500 for America's fastest growing companies. He lives in Huntington Beach, California, and enjoys climbing, whitewater kayaking, fishing and mountain biking.

Jason Reid

Jason Reid

Executive Officer

Going from painter to owner, Jason’s career with the company spans over 20 years. In addition to National Services Group, he is also involved with organizations such as TEC and YPO. In his spare time he runs, plays guitar, cooks, is a black belt in tae kwon do, and is a published author. Jason and wife Kimberly have four children.

Matthew Stewart

Matthew Stewart

Executive Officer

Matthew attended the University of California at Santa Barbara, where he studied political science and history. In 2002, he won the Orange County Business Journal's Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award, and has twice been an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist. Matt is a past Chairman of the Global Board for the Entrepreneur's Organization. He lives in Southern California with his wife, Jill, and their two children.

Contact Us

You can reach us by visiting any of the contact pages on the websites of our companies listed above, or by calling (800) 394-6000.

National Services Group