N J Homewatch, LLC, is a family owned and operated company. We are the Gunsten Family.
Keith and Cathy, Lori and Andrew, Bob and Meghan.Keith and Cathy Gunsten have been married for 37 years. They have lived and raised their family in the area. They wanted to have their children enjoy the life at the Jersey Shore like they did growing up.
Keith is a retired New Jersey State Trooper, after 25 years of service. He has both a Security Agency License and Private Detective License for New Jersey. Keith is a member and past President of the Southern Ocean Rotary Club. He manages the day-to-day operation and marketing of the business.
Cathy worked for the State of New Jersey as a Day Care Teacher, then left to raise their family. Cathy is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce. She is the Office Manager and does all the scheduling and billing.
Their daughter, Lori, works in the Stafford school system, in the preschool. Her partner, Andrew Grayson, is a professional painter and licensed contractor. When they are not doing their full-time jobs, they are working with us doing home checks and consulting with repairs as needed.
Their son, Bob, and his wife, Meghan, work for the Little Egg Harbor school system.
They also have input into the business operations and do house cleaning as needed.
Even the grandkids get involved helping in the office, shredding documents that are no longer needed.
Together as a family, they make NJ Home Watch, a unique and interesting family business.
They have been in the home watch industry for 15 years and are Accredited Members of the National Home Watch Association for 5 years, meeting the highest standards in the home watch industry. They also serve on the Best Practices Committee of the NHWA, which is made up of members from all over the country, developing even higher standards for the future.