Archive for October, 2008

Kent Strock – Turkey Farmer and Owner of Strock’s Farm Fresh Meats

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Kent Strock comes from a long-time farming family and is the owner of Strock’s Farm Fresh Meats in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. In addition to his thriving catering business, he raises turkeys. He gives us his thoughts on being a turkey farmer. Where are you from? I was raised on this farm in PA, actually born in [...]

Tom Matthews – Executive Director for Corporate Communications, Longaberger, Inc.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

Tom Matthews is the Executive Director for Corporate Communications for the iconic basketmaker Longaberger. We recently visited him at his company headquarters in Newark, Ohio. Where are Longaberger baskets made? Our Home Office – the basket-shaped building – is in Newark, Ohio. Our manufacturing campus, which is home to basketmaking, Make A Basket, distribution and [...]