Since 1888, Sandwich, Ill., has hosted what has become one of the oldest continuous county fairs in the state. The DeKalb County event has evolved from an annual livestock show, to what is now a five-day event featuring harness racing, concerts, an antique car show and more.
JCB North America has announced the winners of its Dealers of Excellence awards. The annual awards recognize the highest performing JCB dealerships in the United States and Canada in the categories of customer service, product support and business development.
The 2017 National Gas Rodeo, held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Denver, Colo., and sponsored by Case Construction Equipment, announced the winners for the two- and four-person team events. Organized by the Midwest Energy Association, the National Gas Rodeo draws teams from utility companies across the United States, and has grown to include 54 teams (29 two-person teams and 25 four-person teams) and more than 320 spectators attending the event.
Many companies strive to implement a “people first, business second” approach, while also remaining profitable and successful. Casey Equipment Company Inc. held fast to that philosophy. As the company celebrates its 45th year in business and 40th year as a JCB dealer —making it the longest-serving JCB dealer in North America — it's a good time to reflect on how the company has grown over the years and its plans for continued success in the years to come.