Category Archives: Public

ACEDC & VEOC: Business Ownership Succession Workshop

An introduction to business ownership succession planning, sponsored by the Addison County Economic Development Corporation and the Vermont Employee Ownership Center. Recorded Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Kennedy Brothers Co-working & Conference Center in Vergennes. In this seminar, attendees learn the basics of how to choose a path for ownership succession in their business. Special guest speakers are Bill Cherry, Brewmaster and co-founder of Switchback Brewing, who describes his and his partner’s decision to sell the company to its 30 employees through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, and Mark Boudreau, co-founder of Lewis Creek Builders, who recently sold the company to one employee.
Producer: Jennifer Molineaux

ACORN: Three High Performance Homes, Three Aproaches

Producer: ACORN

This presentation will compare the design, construction, and performance of three new Addison County high-performance homes completed in 2015 and 2016. All two-story buildings on small lots, these homes used a variety of construction systems to accommodate aesthetic, site, and builder considerations. Find out how overall home designs met the interests and goals of the homeowners; the cost, performance and ease of construction of the different envelope systems; and reasons to choose one system over the others. Presentation will include cost and payback information as well. Presenters: Jean Terwilliger of Vermont Integrated Architecture, P.C., Alex Carver of Northern Timbers Construction, and Tom LeBoeuf of Northeast Craftsmen Group. Recorded at the Ilsley Library 4/18/17.