CURT Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer and marketer of top quality towing products, was honored to receive the Eau Claire (Wis.) Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Award.
The award was presented to company founders Curt and Tammy Tambornino by Bob McCoy, chamber president and CEO, at the ECACC’s 97th Annual Meeting held on April 19, according to a news release.
“They reached record growth in 2010 and are committed to adding more jobs through 2014,” McCoy continued. “CURT is known for quality and innovation. They are a very worthy recipient of this honor and we’re fortunate to have this business headquartered in the Eau Claire area.”
“This is a great honor for CURT Manufacturing and our 350 valued associates,” stated Curt Tambornino, company president. “The Eau Claire community and Chamber of Commerce have been key components of our growth and success. We wouldn’t be here today without the support of this community and the hard work of our dedicated associates. It’s rewarding to be able to bring new jobs to the Eau Claire area.”
CURT also received the Paragon Economic Impact Award presented by the Eau Claire Area Economic Development Corporation in February 2010.
About CURT Manufacturing
CURT is a leading manufacturer and marketer of top quality towing products. The company markets a broad range of trailer hitches, towing systems and related accessories. Products are marketed through retailers, distributors, installers and e-tailers across the U.S. and Canada. CURT employs almost 350 associates, primarily at its manufacturing and headquarters in Eau Claire. CURT operates 10 regional warehouses, each carries over 2,500 items and has been twice named a Wisconsin ‘Manufacturer of the Year’.
For additional information on CURT products, or to view the Inside CURT plant tour, visit http://www.curtmfg.com. Or 877-CURTMFG (287-8634), or contact CURT at 6208 Industrial Drive, Eau Claire, WI 54701.