Employee Profiles: Bonnie Rubick

September 25, 2015

If I can make you smile by the end of our conversation, I’ve done my job. -Bonnie Rubick, Customer Service When someone calls to place an order, I get the ball rolling, and the best part of my job is hearing how thrilled they are to know their very own piece of the Kromer legend […]

Employee Profiles: Denise Marten

December 8, 2014

I’m no Stormy, but I do sign his name on every cap. – Denise Marten, Embroidery Work Leader I got my first job in this place before Stormy Kromer was even part of it—that’s 17 years ago, and I can’t even tell you how many caps and other great gear has come across my desk. […]

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 […]

Rheba Mabie Zimmerman: Living Legend 2014

January 7, 2014

RHEBA MABIE ZIMMERMAN NAMED STORMY KROMER LIVING LEGEND AT THE TENDER AGE OF 36. UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine chosen for Stormy Kromer donation. Unless you’re 90, heck, even if you’re 90, you probably haven’t imagined half the adventures and challenges our newest Living Legend has seen in her young life. Which is precisely why her […]

Meet Living Legend Finalist Ethan Arky

November 26, 2013

Nominated by Jessica Arky, Ethan’s wife How cliché is it to nominate your husband? I am sure that many women have nominated their equally deserving husbands as SK’s Living Legend. After thinking and rethinking, I finally decided that I really ought to nominate him. Ethan Eric Arky is a great man; interested in doing what […]

6400 Miles

August 28, 2013

In early August, we had an amazing surprise visitor show up at our factory.  Bob Beaubien, the son and nominator of our 2013 Living Legend, Laura Mae Beaubien. Bob was in the middle of a 6400 mile cross-country tour on his Harley, and we were honored that he chose to stop and see his.  We’re […]

Now THIS is Legendary.

July 19, 2013

“In November of 2012, Michigan’s Governor Snyder proposed a 924 mile trail that starts at Belle Isle in downtown Detroit and traverses the entire state, across the Upper Peninsula to the Wisconsin border. I intend to be the first to thru-hike this trail. My name is Chris Hillier but other hikers call me Wolverine.” So […]

Ski Flyers to Soar Again at Copper Peak in 2014

June 7, 2013

By Pete Graves, Published on 06/07/13 PARK CITY, UT–June 7, 2013-—It’s been twenty years since the last ski flying tournament at Upper Michigan’s famed Copper Peak took place—for many a season since there have been no cheering crowds, no daring flyers, no network television—but that’s about to change for this upcoming winter in a joint announcement […]

A short story of how a Stormy Kromer saved a life.

March 28, 2013

Hats off to Phil Beatty. No, wait—hats on. Definitely on. A short story of how a Stormy Kromer saved a life. Well, this is a first. Even for us. We’ve had people get married in their Kromer caps. We’ve had people get buried in their Kromer caps. But we’ve never had a cap save someone’s […]

Treated Like a Person, By a Person

February 7, 2013

We get a lot of great emails, facebook posts and blog comments from our customers.  Every once in awhile, we get one so well-written and witty that it is too good not to share.  This email came from a lovely gentleman named Rich and we asked him if it would be okay if we shared […]

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