Windsor Marketing Group – 2013 CBIA Family Business Award

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Windsor Marketing Group

Windsor Marketing Group creates strategic partnerships with clients in order to help increase their profits through innovative in-store shopper marketing programs. Headquartered in Suffield, Connecticut, Windsor Marketing Group has received multiple awards for its approach to business, including a 2013 Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) Family Business Award.

CEO of WMG, Kevin Armata, credits this award to his employee’s commitment to customer satisfaction and living up to WMG values. “It’s not easy to do what we do and my employees sacrifice a lot to make it happen; they are tough and dedicated to our success”

The CBIA Family Business Awards celebrates the achievements and successes of family businesses across Connecticut. A critical component of the state’s economy, family businesses offer significant benefits to the economy’s output that include providing jobs, improving quality of life, and contributing to local communities. CBIA representatives present the awards as part of the organization’s Family Business Program, which launched in 2012. The CBIA Family Business Program focuses on supporting the growth of the thousands of family-owned firms in Connecticut.

In addition to hosting the Family Business Awards, the CBIA serves as an advocate for the general business and industry community and promotes a globally competitive business climate.


Goals of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association

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Connecticut Business and Industry Association

Founded in 1976, Windsor Marketing Group is an organization specialized in retail in-store marketing. Based in Suffield, Connecticut, Windsor Marketing Group uses innovative technologies and approaches to develop and implement marketing programs that encourage shoppers to buy more in the store. Its consistent efforts to operate in a sustainable and socially responsible manner has paved the way to winning various accolades, including the Family Business Award presented by CBIA in the year 2012.

CBIA, or the Connecticut Business and Industry Association, is the largest consortium in Connecticut and comprises thousands of small and large companies from a diverse field of specializations. The primary mission of the association is to take a leading role in advocating for a conducive and globally competitive business environment in the state of Connecticut. Some of its specific goals include the following:

Create more jobs and opportunities for private-sector investment to uplift the economy of the state.
Develop and deliver programs to enhance academic performance and other skills to increase the knowledge and productivity of the workforce in the state.
Foster a stable and consistent energy policy that ensures increased efficiency and reduced energy cost.
Make a more environment-friendly policy that also safeguards economic growth.