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. […]

Why American Made?

December 4, 2014

We’d like to introduce you to Alan Svoboda. As our Lead Designer, Alan brings us the initial concepts and sketches for our new products each season. His resume includes companies like J Crew and Target, but his real passion is American-made brands. Today, he talks about why American made matters to him – and why […]

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 […]

Snow Diary: November 20, 2014

November 20, 2014

Can you believe it’s a month before the first day of winter? While we aren’t as buried as the folks over near Buffalo, New York, the western end of the Upper Peninsula as been fairly well hit with lake effect snow in the past 10 days. It’s not even Thanksgiving and the local schools have […]

Employee Profiles: Dan Pavlovich

November 13, 2014

If you wanted to know my favorite piece of Kromer gear, I couldn’t tell you. Literally. – Dan Pavlovich, Technical Designer Sure, I really like the Brushman Vest, but truth be told, I can’t tell you about my favorite Stormy Kromer items because they haven’t come out yet. I head up the research and development […]

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 […]

Stormy Stories, Volume 2

October 23, 2014

Welcome to our next Stormy Stories post. In this series we’ll celebrate the unique, rugged, down-to-earth and genuine people we’re proud to call our customers. We found Randee the very first year we put out a call on Facebook for models, and she returned to work with us again this year. Randee reminds us a […]

Employee Profiles: Barb Wilman

October 15, 2014

I’ve made over half a million hats; I’m still here and counting. Barb Wilman, Sewing Machine Operator My job at Stormy Kromer just sort of fell in my lap. I’ve been here for over 20 years now and I’m proud of the work I do. We’re all proud to be here and happy to do […]

Stormy Stories, Vol. 1

October 9, 2014

Welcome to the first installment in a new blog series: Stormy Stories. In this series we’ll celebrate the unique, rugged, down-to-earth and genuine people we’re proud to call our customers. Today it’s our pleasure to introduce Keith Collick. A native of Negaunee in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Keith may look the slightest bit familiar to you. […]

Plaid Crazy

September 2, 2014

Stormy Kromer and plaid just seem to go together. Like peas and carrots. Chocolate and peanut butter. Ida and George. And it happens to be the time of year when we ask you to help us name new plaids we’re working on for 2015. But before we get to that, we thought we’d revisit a […]

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