Yearly Archives: 2016

2nd District Executive Council Candidate Andru Volinsky Visits Velcro Companies Somersworth Plant

2nd District Executive Council Candidate Andru Volinsky Visits Velcro Companies Somersworth Plant

Velcro Companies facilities in Manchester and Somersworth remain an active stop on the campaign trail this election season. Today, Concord’s Andru Volinsky brought his campaign for the 2nd District Executive Council seat to VC’s Somersworth facility. A first-time candidate for public office of any kind, Volinsky is vying for the hotly contested Democratic nomination for… Continue Reading

Forrester, Edelblut Visit Velcro Companies

Forrester, Edelblut Visit Velcro Companies

Velcro Companies’ New Hampshire facilities continue to be a popular stop for gubernatorial candidates. The company hosted campaign visits at its Manchester campus by State Sen. Jeanie Forrester (R-Meredith) on June 30th, and State Rep. Frank Edelblut on August 9th. Six of the seven major candidates for governor, including all four candidates in the GOP… Continue Reading

Sig Sauer Hosts Gubernatorial Candidate Ted Gatsas

Sig Sauer Hosts Gubernatorial Candidate Ted Gatsas

Ted Gatsas’s campaign for governor brought the Republican Manchester Mayor to Sig Sauer’s global corporate headquarters and production manufacturing facility at Pease International Tradeport on August 8th. After meeting employees on the manufacturing tour, Gatsas meet with Sig President and CEO Ron Cohen and other senior company executives. Cohen and his team discussed the impact… Continue Reading

State Sen. Watters, Somersworth Leaders Visit Velcro Companies

State Sen. Watters, Somersworth Leaders Visit Velcro Companies

Velcro Companies officials were pleased to host Somersworth city leaders for a meeting and tour at the company facility in town on July 29th. State Sen. David Watters (D-Dover), Mayor Dana Hilliard (D), State Rep. and Councilor at Large Dale Sprague (D), City Manager Bob Belmore, Police Chief Dave Kretschmar, and Planning and Community Development… Continue Reading

Rich Ashooh Visits Sig Sauer Headquarters at Pease

Rich Ashooh Visits Sig Sauer Headquarters at Pease

Bedford business executive Rich Ashooh made a campaign stop at Sig Sauer’s global headquarters and production manufacturing facility at the Pease International Tradeport today. Ashooh chatted with employees on the manufacturing floor during an hour long tour of the state-of-the art facility, after which he met with company executives. During his visit, Ashooh touted his… Continue Reading