This Years Recipient of the East Windsor Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Year 2019 goes to Stanton Equipment.
This is a Company with a Family like feel to it with it’s leadership of Scot Stanton and his daughter Amanda joining the Team 5 Years ago they have proven that a well run business is not only profitable but an asset to Our Community.
What STANTON EQUIPMENT does for Our Community,Region and State:
Outing For Scouting co-chairs which raises 20-25k annually for the Connecticut Rivers Council. Over 300K has been raised.
Donations to local fire/police/veteran associations throughout the year
Special Olympics dinner dance table sponsor ( Amanda also her volunteers time for this event)
Gather donations to local fairs, fundraisers, sporting events, etc.
Sponsors local baseball and softball teams in all three towns where our stores are located. (Plainfield, Canaan, East Windsor)
Participation/Play in several other golf tournaments to support many of our local causes.
How About the Dad Scot Stanton:
45 Years in the Ag and Turf Equipment Industry
Proud Father of 5
2013 Boy Scouts Distinguished Citizen Award
National Leadership Award- National Republican Committee
Man of the Year- CT Ag Education Foundation
Chad Lubavitch Community Service Award
Former President, VP and Board Member of New England Dealer Association
Volunteers time beyond the Outing for Scouting to support and assist our local scouts.
And the next Generation Amanda Stanton with :
Influential Women in Scouting award recipient – 2018.
Best of Hartford Magazine Readers poll winner in Business Leader category – 2019.
Working with Foodshare and the 5 Corner Cupboard & East Windsor Hunger Action Team to get more involved and see where we can be helpful. Coordinate and gather donation for food drive.
Brought New Ideas to Stanton Equipment’s marketing plan with great success.
One of the East Windsor Chamber of Commerce’s Charter Members Stanton Equipment is more then a Business it is part of Our History as well and it is with Great Pleasure that we are Celebrating them on June 18th 2019 at Lanotte’s Banquet Facility 17 Thompson Rd East Windsor Ct 06088 at the East Windsor Chamber of Commerce’s 24th Annual meeting.
It will be a Social/Networking with “Tasty Treats” prepared by the Chefs of LaNottes from 5pm -730pm with Honoring program at 6pm. Cost $25 pp/cash bar
This event is Open to the General Pubic but a RSVP is requested by June 11 to: email@example.com or LaNottes 860 627 7774.
Photos of some past Businesses/Business Persons of the Year:
JUNE 23, 2019 — REGISTRATION 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM — LAUNCH at 2:00pm after Rubber Duck Race. Ducks launch at 1:00pm.
Cardboard, Duct tape, Lumber 1″ X 12″ X 10′ long
Glue and assorted “smooth rivet” fasteners
Store-bought paddles are permitted: only oars, paddles or wind may be used to propel your vesselPROHIBITED: PLASTIC, METAL, STYROFOAM, TAR, WAX, FIBERGLASS RESINS, EPOXIES, STAPLES & CLAMPS
• BOAT MUST BE EASY TO ENTER & EXIT SHOULD IT BECOME UNEXPECTED SUBMARINE, AND BE FREE OF SHARP EDGES OR OTHER DANGERS TO CREW SAFETY.
• DECORATIONS MAY BE OF ANY MATERIAL (except styrofoam or any other aids in its floatation)
• ONLY A QUALIFIED BOAT CAN BE THE WINNER – ALL BOATS WILL BE INSPECTED PRIOR TO RACE
• ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST WEAR A LIFE JACKET (and be able to swim)
• OPEN TO ALL / PARTICIPANTS MUST SIGN “HOLD HARMLESS” FORMS BEFORE RACE
• AT LEAST ONE PERSON IN BOAT AT ALL TIMES
• ALL RULES ARE FINAL AND ARBITRARY!
*** AT END OF RACE ALL BOAT MATERIAL MUST BE
REMOVED FROM THE RIVER / TOWN PROPERTY & PROPERLY DISPOSED OF ***
BOATS WILL BE JUDGED & PRIZES AWARDED FOR
MOST ORIGINAL/INNOVATIVE CONSTRUCTION, BEST DECORATED,
BEST TEAM SPIRIT & FUNNIEST
REGISTRATION: @ Registration table at event
DONATION $10 per vessel registered – All profits benefit our local Five Corner Cupboard Food Pantry
FOR RULES & FURTHER INFORMATION – EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org / CALL Dick Sherman @ 860-623-2081
RAIN OR SHINE – POSTPONED ONLY FOR RIVER SAFETY CONCERNS!
In case of a postponement – Duck and Boat race will be June 30
Sylvia’s Hot Dog Cart will have food for purchase (Noon – 3pm)
Join us for our June Meeting where we will be discussing what’s Current for the Community Clean Up. Come Join us and bring your great ideas for making a difference in our community!!! After the meeting we will be collecting trash for the first road that was brought up for clean up in the Warehouse Point area around Volunteer Park!! Share with friends and neighbors!