The Name

For over thirty years, a sign has hung in Redmond Oregon for Great Ned Woodworks.glry5

Under that sign, Lee Barker made custom cabinetry, furniture, and what-all for the Central Oregon community. It was a great run for Lee, capped by developing and marketing the Barker Bass.

When his step son Joe Post was ready to start his own business, Lee was ready, willing and able to make room.

Great Ned Retires, Nedson Opens For BusinessLee and Joe

Joe and the family built Nedson in place, only needing to modify the work space slightly to transition it to custom packaging and boxes.

Even as he retires, Lee can be found offering Joe input on business, woodworking, and community. The story continues here at Nedson.