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December 2016 NewsletterSeason’s Greetings
There is a crispness to the air and a crunch of leaves and snow underfoot tells us the winter season is upon us. A time of hustle and bustle, early sunsets and gatherings a plenty. It is also a time of thankfulness, joy and merriment. With that we take a moment to pause from our daily routine and reflect on your relationships.
We extend to you our appreciation and gratitude for the business this past year. We are thankful for the relationships we have built with each and every one of you.
From all of us here at Western Woods Inc, we would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas this holiday season. May the New Year bring good fortune and friendship!
Look Who’s In Merchant Magazine
Rick and Chris Richter were featured in the October 2016 edition of Merchant Magazine in an article titled: Wholesale Success Starts with Family. In this article Rick Richter, founder of Western Woods Inc., details out his history and what it took to grow a wholesale lumber company into a legacy to be passed on to the next generation.
Rick, as well as his son Chris Richter, contribute the foundation of their success to support from his family. Together they have built an environment where employees become family, making a career at Western Woods.
“Providing a healthy work environment for his employees is also a huge part of Rick’s definition of success. ‘We can’t make it without them. They’re so important to us.’”
To read the Merchant Magazine article in its entirety, click the image below: