How a company conducts itself in the business world starts at the top. In 1965, Jon Kinzenbaw founded the company on a set of core values. integrity, innovation, excellence, customer focus, and mutual respect, these core values have withstood the test of time and are the foundation of Kinze's culture. These are the core values upon which Jon Kinzenbaw built his company, and drive all business activities today. They are as relevant today as they were in 1965.