Sponsored by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal, the program is a mark of excellence worldwide
MUSCATINE, Iowa (May 19, 2020) — Kent Corporation, headquartered in Muscatine,Iowa, is honored to have been selected as a 2020 US Best Managed Company. Sponsored by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal, the US Best Managed Companies program is a mark of excellence worldwide and recognizes private-company success based on strategy, execution, culture and financials.
MUSCATINE, Iowa (February 13, 2020) — Kent Corporation hosted the Southeast Iowa FFA District’s 2020-2021 District Officer Candidate Interviews on Friday, February 7, 2020.
“We appreciate the facilities that Kent and GPC have provided for our use,” said Adam Crews, Southeast Iowa FFA District Advisor on Friday, February 7. “Bridging the gap between FFA and the agricultural industry is important. The use of the facilities today provides a professional setting where students can develop a vision of what a professional agricultural career would look like. Kent and GPC are showing they believe in the future of agriculture and support youth leadership in agriculture.”
Nearly 40 FFA (Future Farmers of America) members from across southeast Iowa participated in the interview process hosted at the Kent Conference Center located at 1600 Oregon St. in Muscatine, Iowa. Over a period of several hours, candidates completed an FFA knowledge test, a 7-on-1 personal interview, and a 10-minute round of 2-on-1 interviews.
Iowa (October 14, 2019) — Kent Corporation donated $10,000 to support a new Iowa
State University Extension and Outreach Muscatine County Office. A ribbon
cutting on October 10 marked the grand opening of the facility, located at 1601
Plaza Place in Muscatine.
“Kent Corporation’s investment in the Iowa
State University Extension and Outreach Muscatine County Office Remodel has
allowed us to build financial stability and programmatic capacity through the
ownership of our office,” said Krista Regennitter, County Extension Director.
Every year, more than 1 million Iowans directly
benefit from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach educational programs
for economic grown, healthy families, thriving communities and sustainable
environments. Kent Corporation was recognized as a Lavendar Rosette Donor for its donation.