A seed is much like Vermont. It is small but it is powerful.
Whether he is speaking of his business or his seeds, Tom Stearns does so passionately. That passion is one of the many reasons why the Vermont Small Business Person of the Year, is awarded to Stearns, High Mowing Organic Seeds founder and owner.
He is being recognized for growing his company, increasing sales, employee growth and contributing to the local community. A celebration of Stearns and all the 2016 SBA winners took place Thursday, June 16 at the Country Club of Vermont in Waterbury Center.
Each year since 1963, the Small Business Administration’s Vermont District Office has awarded the Small Business Person of the Year. High Mowing Organic Seeds joins the ranks of other previous state winners including as Switchback Brewing Co, Vermont Teddy Bear, Dealer.com and Ben & Jerry’s.
Along with High Mowing Organic Seeds, six other businesses were selected as SBA winners this year:... Read More