Stormy Kromer and St. Luke N.E.W. Life Center

June 26, 2017

By Gina Jacquart Thorsen, President A few years ago, as we began to make plans for growth, we realized we needed to increase our sewing capacity. With only 5,000 people in our town and just about 15,000 in the county, it can be a challenge to find sewing machine operators in our area. So we went […]

Stormy Kromer Gives Thanks & Giveaway

November 16, 2015

It’s that time of year when we reflect on what we are grateful for. We asked a few of our employees what they are thankful for this holiday season. Here’s what they said: I’m thankful for the simple things in life, like a Friday night spent at home, with a glass of wine, a good movie, […]

Employee Profiles: Samantha Steur

October 13, 2015

I was made in Canada, but I know what it means to be made in the U.S.A. -Samantha Steur, Product Development Coordinator We’ve got a certain knack for American craftsmanship, and when we say “made like you,” we’re talking about honesty and passion. We’re genuine, and the gear we make is genuine, too. I’m proud […]

Employee Profiles: Steve & Mary Jo Welch

October 6, 2015

We’ve been married for 17 years, so we already know what it’s like to work together. -Steve & Mary Jo Welch Steve had been at Stormy Kromer for about eight years—working on manufacturing software and helping out in the Computer Aided Design department—when he heard of a position opening up in embroidery. He immediately thought […]

As Seen In: Midwest Living, March/April 2015

March 5, 2015

Check out the new March/April issue of Midwest Living for a great article on 19 classic midwestern companies, including Stormy Kromer! The issue is on newsstands now and includes a feature on one of our long-time employees, Dan Pavlovich. Thanks to Midwest Living for recognizing the great work happening in the Midwest.

Employee Profiles: Jim Berton

February 9, 2015

There are two kinds of people: the kind who work at Stormy Kromer, and the kind who wish they did. -Jim Berton, Media Specialist The folks who work here are the lucky ones. And when people ask what I do, I tell them I have the best job in the world, at the best place […]

Employee Profiles: Jennifer Cvengros

January 11, 2015

Come see me, and I’ll show you how “Made in America” is done. -Jennifer Cvengros, Engineering Department I work in the engineering department at Stormy Kromer, and that means I get to figure out the most efficient way to make the best products. I work on the prototypes, and I determine how much each piece […]

Employee Profiles: Patti Alexander

January 2, 2015

I make sure you get what you ask for. – Patti Alexander, Distribution Center Work Lead Anytime you order an item from Stormy Kromer, it’s made by hardworking people who care about and take pride in making the best product they can. It’s my job to make sure you get that product on time. My […]

Employee Profiles: Dennis ‘Mac’ McRae

November 26, 2014

Every day on the job is the best day on the job. – Dennis ‘Mac’ McRae, Purchasing Director Okay, I know how that sounds, but for the most part, every day here is great. I work with hardworking, dedicated people, and the company is growing, changing, expanding, and that keeps me coming back. What do […]

Employee Profiles: Cheryl Bjork

October 28, 2014

Would you like it tomorrow? Okay then, how about today? Cheryl Bjork, Production Manager I started working at Stormy Kromer 11 years ago because it’s a flexible, family-friendly place to work, and anyone who shows interest and ability has an opportunity here. They have a place to grow and build their skills. I started as […]

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