Tony DiRico, President and CEO of Hub Folding Box, discusses Hub's keys to success with Greg Stoller from Language of Business
Charlie Baker visit
Hub was honored to host the Governor of Massachusetts, Charlie Baker. The purpose of his visit was to congratulate us on winning the Family Business Award "Company of the Year" for large companies in Massachusetts. He was interested in hearing about the success story of a third generation family owned business who is approaching our 100 year anniversary and listened intently to the challenges we face in operating a business in today's demanding environment.
Hub Folding Box Wins 2019 Family Business Award
Governor Charles Baker proclaimed June 12th Family Business Day
The day was celebrated with the 13th Annual Massachusetts Family Business of the Year Awards at Northeastern University. The business awards program is hosted by The Northeastern University Center for Family Business and annually presents awards to recognize family businesses for their success. Family businesses were awarded for their longevity, business success and contributions to the community. A newer award recognized exceptional employees of family businesses. A total of nine awards were presented during the evening to family businesses and those who support them. The Family Business Awards are the highlight of the year for family businesses, as they and their peers are recognized by the FBA, whose purpose is empowering, educating and honoring family businesses across the state. Hub Folding Box Company Inc. located in Mansfield, MA took home the Family Business Award for Large Businesses! Congratulations!
Gorton's Performance Award
Hub Folding Box is proud to win Gorton's Performance Award for the 13th time since it's inception 17 years ago. All of our employees should be proud that we earned a perfect score in all categories this year. This is a strong testimonial on why you should consider using Hub Folding Box and our "Creativity Through Packaging!"
Steven Tyler's Visit
Jonathan Foster and Chelsea Tyler Foster are the members of the band KaneHoller. They worked closely with Hub Folding Box's Creative Studio to design album art for their first three album releases. Chelsea Tyler Foster is the daughter of legendary rockstar Steven Tyler. Steven came to Hub to approve the press run of KaneHoller's album art. "You guys did it again," Steven told the Hub team. "You're the rockstars!"
DIAGEO Supplier Award
HUB Folding Box won the very prestigious Quality Excellence; Supplier Award at the 2019 Diageo Awards Ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky.
Diageo is a global leader in beverage alcohol with an outstanding collection of brands including Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, Bulleit and Buchanan's whiskies, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray and Guinness.
Diageo is the largest spirits business in the world—which makes us even more proud that Hub has won this award for the sixth time in nine years.
It is, of course, a team effort. Working together, our talented group continues to work tirelessly to make Diageo's packaging "Best-In-Class!"
Winning an award is wonderful, of course, but it does raise the bar for us—which is a challenge we love! Year after year, for our 34-year relationship with Diageo, we’ve never stopped improving; never stopped finding new, creative and innovative ways to promote their products; never stopped being the state-of-the-art provider of successful turnkey solutions!