Our Story

In 1964, Joseph Shea saw a unique opportunity to build a company that would specialize in providing high quality armored car services to the middle U.S. Today, more than 50 years later, his two sons, Joseph M. Shea, president, and Tom Shea, vice president, continue to carry out their father’s vision.

Rochester has one of the most experienced management teams in the industry and has built its success by focusing on the company’s mission - With honesty and integrity, to profitably provide the safe and secure transportation of valuables while giving professional and extraordinary service to the customer.

Serving the Middle U.S. since 1964

Our Culture

Just like we strive to build partnerships with our customers, we try to do the same with our employees. The result is a camaraderie that is unlike any other workplace. At Rochester, every single employee plays an important role in achieving our mission. For this very reason, we believe in rewarding hard work and promoting from within our company. Are you ready to be a part of our team? Find out about current job listings in your area.

Explore Career Opportunities >

Management Team

Joseph M. Shea, President

49 years of service

Tom Shea, Vice President

38 years of service

Wayne Peterson, CFO

20 years of service

Joseph W. Shea, VP of Sales

24 years of service

Michael "Mick" Shea, VP of Branch Development

19 years of service

Paul Herek, VP of Risk Management

18 years of service

William "Bill" Shea, Sales

13 years of service

Ben Bauman, Sales

7 years of service

How can we help you?

Contact Us >