We Are A Company In It For You



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We Are A Company In It For You



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    Sam Unruh

    — Owner —


    Sam is happily married to his best friend, Hayley, and they have three beautiful little girls and a new baby boy name Bear. Sam is proud of Bear’s name.

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    Josh Klein

    — Creative —


    When he’s not making sweet videos or taking care of his newborn daughter, he’s running this whole operation alongside Sam.

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    Carly Haynam

    — Sales —


    Carly moved to Kansas City from Colorado 13 years ago, and while she loves the coffee and food scene in our fine city, she still looks for opportunities to sneak back to her family and the mountains.

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    Hope Roberts

    — Office —


    Hope is one of the cooler mid-towner’s that works here. You can normally find her giving a tour of the shop to one of her countless friends or family members.

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    Kyle Newman

    — Builder —


    Kyle’s love for wood working started in his 9th grade shop class. Now, this husband, and new dad, is running the parts room here at Unruh. Things wouldn’t flow as smoothly without him.

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    Christian Klop

    — Builder —


    A Nebraska native, Christian’s artisan inspiration comes from his Grandfather, who expertly crafted clocks in his own shop.

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    Tyler Watts

    — Builder —


    Tyler got interested in making furniture when his wife wanted a new coffee table, which then turned into ten other pieces for the home, which turned into his full-time job.

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    Cameron Reed

    — Builder —


    Cameron was born in California, raised in Kansas, and has recently set down roots in Kansas City with his wife, Taylor. You will find him in the build room, skillfully crafting furniture for your home.

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    Kaleb Kern

    — Deliveries —


    Kaleb is one of the hands-down best delivery guys to ever grace the 26-foot Unruh Box Truck. Aside from being one of the most responsible of our crew, he is also one of the friendliest.

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    Adam Thoburn

    — Builder —


    To Adam, working with wood is not just a job. When he’s not doing deliveries at Unruh, he is at home building wood trinkets to sell on the Etsy shop that he and his wife run.

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    Josh Melhorn

    — Builder —


    Josh is a self-motivated guy that loves new adventures. He is personable, well traveled, well spoken, and all around fun to be around..

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    Mike Whyte

    — Sander —


    Mike, or “Big Mike” as he is often called in our weekly Ping Pong Game, is not exactly the youngest buck in the shop, but you sure wouldn’t know it by the way he moves. Youthfulness Abounding.

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    Joe Kraxberger

    — Deliveries —


    We got to know Joe through Kaleb (delivery guy) and we couldn’t be happier to have met! If he’s not the nicest guy here, then he is easily in the top 3.

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    Cody Grube

    — Finisher —


    Cody is our master finish guy, and one of first employees to work alongside Sam. Cody’s interests outside of the shop include hunting, fishing, and taking care of our beloved Pete.

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    Pete

    — Shop Dog —


    Every carpentry shop needs a dog and ours is no different. Pete is the ultimate foreman, mastering the art of sitting back and relaxing while others work.