Archive for February, 2014:

February 2014 Keystone Award

February 25, 2014

When Quaker built the new glass plant in Maries County a decade ago, one of the distribution concerns was getting the completed glass to the right departments in a timely manner. Norma Jean Hoffman was the solution. On an average day, Norma unloads a dozen trucks packed with full glass carts. She delivers the carts, […]

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Case Study – Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA

February 19, 2014

Just before the Civil War’s battle of Chancellorsville, General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, who perished that day, surveyed the field and saw many men from Virginia Military Institute around him. It was at that time that he spoke the oft-quoted words:” The Institute will be heard from today.” It’s still being heard from today. Approximately 1,300 […]

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