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Kevin, Thanks For 50 Years

Kevin, Thanks For 50 Years

Kevin, Thanks For 50 Years

In today's world it is hard to find staff who want to work for you for 10 years; which is even more amazing when you consider that this week our foreman, Kevin, chalked up 50 years of work with Hammersmith Woodturners.

Employed by my Grandpa as a 16 year old in 1963, Kevin quickly showed us his worth to the business, where within a relatively short period of time he worked his way up from a junior to the top role of foreman (more commonly known these days as factory manager).

Although his last name may not be Groth; my Grandpa, my Dad and myself have always considered Kevin to be part of the Groth family; as he has played a huge role in making the business the success it is today.

We know at some stage Kevin will retire, and when he does, it will be a huge loss, but all indications are that Kevin is not quite done yet, so we all hope that he can rack up a few more years with our family business.


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