Curbell In The News: Curbell Sponsors Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in community blog | 0 comments

This November, nearly 500 students from 32 local high schools participated in the Ninth Annual Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge. Curbell is proud to have been a corporate sponsor for this event. We even had phantom stock traded during the challenge.  As shared in the recent press release, “This event raised a record breaking $94,500 for Junior Achievement programs.  Proceeds from the JA Stock Market Challenge support the event as well as Junior Achievement’s financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and career & work-readiness programs for kindergarten-12th grade students. In the 2016-2017 school year, Junior Achievement of WNY enriched the lives of 13,928 students in 148 schools and community organizations throughout the eight counties of Western New York.” To learn more, please visit:

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We are proud to announce the 2017 Curbell True Blue Award Recipient for Curbell Plastics – Dennis Freeman !

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in community blog | 0 comments

We are honored to congratulate Dennis Freeman on receiving our 2017 True Blue Award. Dennis truly embodies the spirit of True Blue. Since joining Curbell in 1988, Dennis has consistently put the Company, our Customers and Employees first in everything he does, truly exemplifying our Core Values and demonstrating them to the highest degree. Dennis has truly set an example for all to follow by his leadership style, genuine personality, and work ethic. In the past 29 years, Dennis has held positions of Business Manager, Director of Operations, and Sr. Regional Director. Dennis has exemplified True Blue, doing whatever was asked of him during his time at Curbell. Dennis’ welcoming personality, drive for success, passion for our people and business are excellent examples of the highest qualities of leadership. We cannot thank Dennis enough for his many years of dedication to Curbell, numerous contributions and most of all for setting an incredible example of character and leadership for others to follow. We are proud to honor Dennis with our 2017 True Blue Award. Please join us in congratulating Dennis on this well-deserved achievement!...

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Values in Action – Congratulations to Christina Hobbins, Mike Galas, Tony Boles, Bryan Jones and Robert Hill!

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in community blog | 0 comments

Christina Hobbins, Mike Galas, Tony Boles, Bryan Jones and Robert Hill all received Values in Action Awards for their exemplary demonstration of the Curbell Values and Behavior Codes. Nomination Story We recently worked through a customer complaint where 1,510 Pillow Speakers required on-site rework in Montreal, Canada. We needed a team of 4 employees to spend a week at the facility to correct the units already dispersed throughout a very large facility – 19 floors and covering 2 city blocks!  Bob Hill, Christina Hobbins, Bryan Jones, and Tony Boles were quick to volunteer for the trip. The team traveled to Montreal, met up with Mike Galas and worked for 5 days to complete the job. They worked from room to room through every inch of the hospital to locate the units and perform the rework. After putting on about 10 miles/day covering all floors and rooms they completed the task on time and with several accolades from the customer. The team deserves to be recognized with the Values in Action award for the extra effort put forth to complete this unusual task and for spending time away from their families in a foreign country to make a correction to satisfy our customer. Thank you for your above and beyond contribution!...

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