NEWS AND UPDATES
DeLong Co. Breaks Ground in Edgerton, Kansas, Apr 2013 view article
The DeLong Co., Inc. recently held a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of a future grain exporting facility. Posing with shovels during the event are (from left): Northpointe Development VP Patrick Robinson, Edgerton City Council member Heidi Wiseman, Pat DeLong, Edgerton Mayor Donald Roberts, Bo DeLong, Sen. Pat Apple and Johnson County Board of Commission Chair Ed Eilert. Work on the 8.8 acre site is underway at the Logistics Park-Kansas City.
WI Top 75 Distinguished Performers Recognized, Oct 2012 view article
The DeLong Co., Inc. was recently named to the 2012 Wisconsin Top 75, an annual ranking of the top privately held businesses by revenue in the state. The event, sponsored by Deloitte and the Journal Sentinel, also recognizes five Distinguished Performer Award winners. The DeLong Co. was this year's recepient of the Distinguished Performer Award in the Generations catagory. Dave DeLong (far right) is pictured above with the other award receipients.
DeLong Co. featured in Illinois Field & Bean, Sept 2012 view article
Illinois Soybean Association Director Ron Kindred is pictured above with manager Pat DeLong during a recent tour of our Joliet facility. The DeLong Co.'s container business was recently featured in a business profile in the Illinois Field & Bean. Photo is courtesy of the Illinois Soybean Association.
Vietnamese Ambassador Visits Wisconsin, April 2012 view article
The Honorable Ambassador Nguyen Quoc Cuong and Secretary Brancel take a photograph with meeting participants during a recent visit to Wisconsin. Secretary Brancel completed a trade visit to Vietnam in January, and this meeting offered a valuable follow-up to initial discussions in an effort to increase our agricultural exports to Vietnam. Bo DeLong and Dave DeLong were among the agricultural company and association respresentatives invited to participate.
DeLong Co. Receives Trade Award from the Stateline World Trade Association, April 2011 view article
Pictured above are Representative Amy Loudenbeck, Governor Scott Walker, David DeLong, William C. (Bo) DeLong, Drew McClymont, Brian Arnold, Cathy Chrislaw, Gabe Burke, Joe Taft, Brandon Bickham.
DeLong Co. Announces Plans to Purchase Bank Building, April 2011 view article
Three DeLong Co. Facilities Awarded the Grain Elevator and Processing Society's
2010 Safety Award, March 2011
The facilities included Channahon with 46,450 hours, Clinton with 128,244 hours, and Sharon with 30,343 hours, all without a lost time accident. Pictured above are Colin Brandl, Linda Butram, and Kyle Brandl (not pictured, Pat DeLong) with the awards, which were presented in March, 2011 at the GEAPS Convention in Portland, Ore. Our goal is for all our grain facilities to achieve this award in 2011.
DeLong Co. Recognized by Governor for International Sales, May 2010 view article
Pictured above are David DeLong and Governor Jim Doyle.