New England

Chapter Awards

See Our Chapter’s Award Winning Employees and ESOP Companies!

The following employee owners and ESOP companies have been honored by our chapter for their excellence and dedication to the values of employee ownership and their commitment to our community. Please join us in celebrating these terrific individuals and organizations!

 

2019 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2019

Steve Merchant 

Gardener's Supply Company

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2019

Sebago Technics

 

2018 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2018

Aaron Moberger

Harpoon Brewery

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2018

Gardener’s Supply Company (Also the National Winner)

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2017 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2017

Jeff Pollard

Moody’s Collision Centers Inc.

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2017

Moody’s Co-Worker Owned

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

 

2016 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2016

Jane Moss

Hypertherm, Inc.

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2016

King Arthur Flour Company (Also National Winner)

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2015 New England Chapter Award Winners

2015

Employee Owner of the Year

James Lamond

Rex-Cut Abrasives

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2015

Moody’s Collision Center, Inc.

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2014 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2014

Mark Ruskin

Carris Reels, Inc.

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2014

Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc.

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2013    

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2012 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2012

Toni Boyle

Carris Reels, Inc.

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2012

Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc.

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2011 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2011

Debra Gale

Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc.

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2011

BL Companies, Inc.

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2010 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2010

Wayne Violette

BL Companies

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2010

Gardener’s Supply Company

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2009 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2009

Heather Roberts

Hypertherm

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2009

Litecontrol

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2008 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2008

James Brooks

Carris Reels

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2008

Carris Reels

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2007 New England Chapter Award Winners

ESOP Company of the Year

2007

Claremont Flock Corporation

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2006 New England Chapter Award Winners

ESOP Company of the Year

2006

Sebago Technics

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2005 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2005

Amie Bruton

Reflexite Corporation

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2005

King Arthur Flour Company

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2004 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2004

Jon H. Whitten, Jr.

Sebago Technics

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

Reflexite Corporation

2004

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2003 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2003

Pat Bates

Gardener’s Supply

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2003

Newport Harbor Corporation

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2002 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2002

The King Arthur Flour Retail Team

The King Arthur Flour Company

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2002

J&S Oil

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2001 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2001

Carol Dutton

Newport Harbor Corporation

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

ESOP Company of the Year

2001

Gardener’s Supply

Awarded to the most exemplary ESOP company in the CAWS Chapter for the year.

 

2000 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

2001

Ilona Tenney

J&S Oil

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

1999 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

1999

Deborah Tompkins

Polaroid Corporation

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

1998 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

1998

John Hover

Marland Mold

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

1997 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

1997

Robert Freechette

Reflexite Corporation

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.

 

1996 New England Chapter Award Winners

Employee Owner of the Year

1996

Ann R. Bradley

Cranston Print Works

Awarded to an individual in the New England Chapter who excels at demonstrating and educating employee ownership values.