MIDDLESEX, NJ---Reaching new heights of success is nothing new for Fran Kruchkowski. Ever since she was 8 years old she has worked in the family-operated scaffolding business in some capacity.
Today she is the owner and president of Scaffolding Towers of America (STA), a Middlesex-based company that is a leading distributor of scaffolding and components manufactured by Bil-Jax and A-1 Scaffolding. She is proud to say that the company is still family-operated, as her son, Jeffrey Kruchkowski, has been heavily involved for almost three decades.
“We rent, sell, and install scaffolding for jobs of all sizes,” said Kruchkowski. “When my grandfather started this business in the 1940’s, the company was primarily serving the painting industry. Over the years we have been fortunate enough to expand our services to contractors and homeowners throughout the Tri-State area.”
However, a turning point for the company came in 1987, when CBS Sports approached Scaffolding... Read More