What Makes VERC Stand Out?
Here’s why regional c-store retailer has won Best of Plymouth Award for 9 years in a row
DUXBURY, Mass. -- VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire has received the 2016 Best of Plymouth Award in the Convenience Stores category, an honor it has taken for nine consecutive years.
Each year, the Plymouth Award Program identifies companies that have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category; it recognizes these businesses for their ability to enhance the positive image of small-business service to their customers and community and that have demonstrated the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
The program gathers and analyzes various sources of information--internal and provided by third parties--to select the winners in each category.
“It is an honor to once again receive the Best of Plymouth Award in the Convenience Stores category,” said Leo Vercollone, president of VERC Enterprises. “This distinction makes everyone in our fine professional family proud; our commitment to the communities we serve is steadfast.”
Duxbury, Mass.-based VERC Enterprises a leading regional independent chain of convenience stores and gas stations. The company began 39 years ago with a single car wash in Marshfield, in a business founded by Eugene Vercollone. The firm now has 26 locations with more than 230 employees and is a leader in hiring those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. In 2011 VERC Enterprises was recognized by The Boston Business Journal as a Best Place to Work in Massachusetts and as a Leader in Diversity and in 2011, 2012 and 2013 by The Boston Globe as a Best Place to Work in Massachusetts.