Wednesday, January 2, 2019

19 Companies to Join the Century Club in 2019

Congratulations to these companies founded in 1919 and still going strong - 10 are 3rd or 4th family generational companies, one is employee-owned, and two are public

Crescent Electric Supply Company is a privately-owned electrical equipment wholesaler based in East Dubuque IL

Cummins public company in Columbus, IN

Fourth generation Doyle Security Systems of Rochester, NY celebrates 100 years of protecting families and businesses with security services

Third generation Durkee-Mower Inc. of Lynn, MA is best know for their Marshmallow Fluff, which they have been producing since 1920.

Fourth generation Elebash's Jewelers has been a fixture of downtown Pensacola, FL since 1919 when two Elebash brothers purchased Lindenstruth Jewelers and renamed the store Elebash's.

Farmers Elevator & Exchange Monroe City, MO co-op

First National Community Bank New Richmond, WI

Max Gordon is the 3rd generation owner-operator of Max Gordon Auto Parts & Battery Mart in Racine WI, a business started by his grandfather, Max, in 1919.

Halliburton public Houston, TX

Hy-Point Dairy Wilmington, DE 3rd generation

Jefferson Lines Minneapolis, MN

Lake Union Dry Dock Seattle, WA 3rd generation shipyard and ship repair

Grand Rapids, MI based Rowerdink is one of the largest wholesale auto parts distributors in the Midwest, led by John Rowerdink (I need help with generation of ownership)

Scully-Monroe Agency in Howell, MI was one of Citizens Insurance earliest appointed agencies (Citizens Insurance, founded in 1915, is now a member of the Hanover Insurance Group)

Servco Honolulu, HI

With the invention of the 1st practical electric hair clipper in 1919, 3rd generation Wahl Clipper Corp of Sterling, IL has been a leader in home and professional grooming.

Walter's Hot Dogs Mamaroneck, NY 3rd generation

Whipple & Co general store in Moorestown, MI

Woodman's Market Janesville, WI employee-owned general store

1 comment:

  1. One that may have been missed here - Doyle Security Systems in Rochester, NY -

    Awesome site!