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We have spectacular ESOP companies that belong to the New England Chapter.  We’d like to honor those businesses that have won Company of the Year and those employees who have won Employee Owner of the Year.

The New England Chapter is now accepting Nominations for the 2020 Company and Employee Owner of the Year - Click here to download the nomination rules and forms.

2019 National Conference - AACE Award Winners

Moody’s Co-Worker Owned, Inc. is the AACE winner for Best Video, 250 or Fewer Employees and winner of the EOM Poster Competition!
Proponent is the AACE winner for One Special Event, and Runner Up for Intranets, 250 or More Employees! 

New England Chapter ESOP Company of the Year

2020     Sebago Technics
               South Portland, ME

2018     Gardener’s Supply Company (National Winner)
                Burlington, VT

2017     Moody’s Co-Worker Owned 
               Gorham, ME 

2016     King Arthur Flour Company (National Winner) 
               White River Junction, VT 

2015     Moody’s Collision Center, Inc. 
               Gorham, ME 

2014     Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc. 
               Gorham, ME 

2013     NONE 

2012     Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc. 

2011      BL Companies, Inc. 
               Meriden, CT 

2010     Gardener’s Supply Company

2009     Litecontrol

2008     Carris Reels

2007     Claremont Flock Corporation

2006     Sebago Technics

2005     King Arthur Flour Company

2004     Reflexite Corporation

2003     Newport Harbor Corporation

2002     J&S Oil

2001     Gardener’s Supply

New England Chapter Employee Owner of the Year

2020     Steve Merchant  
              Gardener's Supply Company
              Burlington, VT

2018     Aaron Moberger
             Harpoon Brewery, VT
2017     Jeff Pollard
               Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc.
               Gorham, ME

2016     Jane Moss
               Hypertherm, Inc.
               Hanover, NH

2015     James Lamond
               Rex-Cut Abrasives
               Fall River, MA

2014     Mark Ruskin
               Carris Reels, Inc.
               Proctor, VT

2013     NONE

2012     Toni Boyle
               Carris Reels, Inc.
               Enfield, CT

2011     Debra Gale
               Moody’s Collision Centers, Inc.
               Gorham, ME

2010     Wayne Violette, BL Companies

2009     Heather Roberts, Hypertherm

2008     James Brooks, Carris Reels

2005     Amie Bruton, Reflexite Corporation

2004     Jon H. Whitten, Jr., Sebago Technics

2003     Pat Bates, Gardener’s Supply

2002     The King Arthur Flour Retail Team, The King Arthur Flour Company

2001     Carol Dutton, Newport Harbor Corporation

2000     Ilona Tenney, J&S Oil

1999     Deborah Tompkins, Polaroid Corporation

1998     John Hover, Marland Mold

1997     Robert Freechette, Reflexite Corporation

1996     Ann R. Bradley, Cranston Print Works