VC Receives St. Croix EDC 2010 Business of the Year Award

Posted on Fri, Feb 18, 2011

Valley Cartage was one of two companies honored at the St. Croix Economic Development Corporation’s annual banquet in New Richmond. Valley Cartage received the 2010 Business of the Year award (in the 30 or more employee category). “This year’s award winners reflect the business factors that will impact the economic recovery in St. Croix County and the economy as a whole,” said Tom Schumacher, president of St. Croix Economic Development Corporation. “Valley Cartage, celebrating its 75th anniversary, is an example of longevity and transitioning a closely held family business from one generation to the next.” Accepting the award on behalf of Valley Cartage was Jerry Gilbert, CEO, and Todd Gilbert, President, and their families.