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Spotlighting Leadership – Steve Cretney

Spotlighting Leadership – Steve Cretney

On Tuesday, the Spotlighter’s group held the first Spotlighting Leadership session featuring Vice President & Chief Information Technology Officer, Steve Cretney. Steve shared much more than just a status update of our mainframe Lift & Shift project. He articulated the initial drive behind the project and painted an inspiring picture of the possibilities for the [...]
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2019 Employee Anniversary Party

2019 Employee Anniversary Party

On Wednesday, May 8th we honored 69 Colony Brands employees who were celebrating 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service. Remarkable!  That’s how we feel about our 69 honorees celebrating a milestone work anniversary at Colony Brands this year.  Together, they have contributed their time and talent for nearly 2,200 YEARS of service!  [...]
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2019 Parent-Child Day

2019 Parent-Child Day

Several Colony Brands facilities welcomed children of our employees to visit us last week during the national Take Your Child to Work Day. Nearly 80 children joined their parents at work to learn about what mom or dad do all day, an overview of Colony Brands and the hundreds of careers we offer and tours [...]
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Colony Brands President and CEO receives Distinguished Service Award

Colony Brands President and CEO receives Distinguished Service Award

John Baumann, President and CEO of Colony Brands, was recently awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the UW-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication. The Distinguished Service Award is given to journalism school graduates for significant contributions in journalism and mass communication. The award recognized Baumann’s leadership in making Colony Brands one of the largest [...]
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WELCOME to the all NEW Colony Contact!

WELCOME to the all NEW Colony Contact!

As our workforce has continued to grow and diversify, the opportunity to expand our communications have become endless! In our peak season Colony Brands employs over 6,000 people in various workforces, facilities and even time zones. We are excited to offer the Colony Contact to all full-time, part-time, seasonal and retired employees as a blog! Feel [...]
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10x Wisconsin Corporate Safety Award Winner!

10x Wisconsin Corporate Safety Award Winner!

Colony Brands was awarded the Wisconsin Corporate Safety Award at the Annual Wisconsin Safety Conference on April 16 & 17 at the Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells. This prestigious honor is co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Safety Council and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. The annual awards program honors businesses for exemplary safety records and excellence [...]
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Clinton Fulfillment Celebrates 30 Years!

Clinton Fulfillment Celebrates 30 Years!

Earlier this week Clinton Fulfillment celebrated 30 years at their current facility with a luncheon served to all employees in the warehouse. Clinton Fulfillment has a long history of being a tremendous leader identifying and testing process improvement systems for all of our facilities. In the late 80’s a need for more warehouse space was [...]
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Family News 4/15/19

Family News 4/15/19

To make a submission to family news, please contact: Julie Jaeggi | Julie.Jaeggi@colonybrands.com BIRTHS Greg and Taylor, Sons adopted by Elliott (Hannibal Contact Center) and Kathy Butler Ember Lee, Daughter to Sidina (Global Logistics) and Cody Schee Henry Hunter, Son to Leslie (Home Order Taking) and John Arnett Liam Jay, Son to Hannah (Sourcing) and Aaron [...]
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New Hires 4/15/19

New Hires 4/15/19

Nathan Cliffe  Nathan recently moved from a part-time position to a full-time position as a new Aircraft Detailer at SC Aviation in Janesville, WI. Nathan lives in his hometown of Beloit, WI.         Taylor Levenhagen  Taylor recently transitioned from a part-time position to a full-time position as a Personalization Lead at Peosta [...]
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Colony Brands President & CEO discusses customer trust.

Colony Brands President & CEO discusses customer trust.

Colony Brands President & CEO, John Baumann, was recently interviewed by Clarus Commerce to discuss more about today's customer and the value of trust. On their blog, Content Specialist, Jim Tierney paints a well-worded picture of the challenges retailers are up against in today's ever changing market. "In The Age of the Customer, consumers call [...]
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