The Class of 2009 - Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame Announces Its Latest Additions

May 11, 2009

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Stephen N. Krevalin, Paul R. Salvage & Gary L. Fialky

Tom Goodrow knew the day would come - he just didn't know when.

Since Springfield Technical Community College started erecting plaques in the Scibelli Enterprise Center connoting inductees to its Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame in 2000, Goodrow knew that the college would eventually run out of wall space in the facility's main lobby.

That day came last year, and thus members of the class of 2008 are immortalized on the SEC's second floor, where there is "all kinds of wall space," said Goodrow, the college's vice president of Economic and Business Development. Perhaps, but there will be considerably less when the large, diverse Class of '09 -- the hall's 10th class -- is inducted this fall.

This is a class that includes several sectors within the local business community -- from manufacturing to the media -- and also reflects the region's strong heritage of entrepreneurship and family-owned businesses.

The inductees are:

  1. The Springfield-based law firm Bacon Wilson ...

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by: George O'Brien

BusinessWest
May 11, 2009

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