Dec. 12, 2012
-- VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, has been selected for the 2012 Best of Business Award by the Small Business Community Association (SBCA).
The SBCA Community 2012 Best of Business Award winners have been recognized as valuable assets to their community who exemplify what makes small businesses great.
The SBCA is dedicated to collecting and organizing information, training, and services that are vital to small business owners, entrepreneurs, and all others who need help operating a business or who wish to learn how to start a business. The mission of the SBCA Community is to promote a vibrant and growing small business community and to support education that will preserve and extend the future of small business.
“We’re pleased to be a recipient of the SBCA Best of Business Award,” said Leo Vercollone, President of VERC Enterprises. “SBCA Community is recognized for its dedication to helping others understand that running a business is an obtainable goal and that everyone should try their best at living their dreams.”About VERC Enterprises
VERC Enterprises is the region’s leading, independent chain of convenience stores and gasoline stations, with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The company began 35 years ago with a single car wash in Marshfield, in a business founded by Eugene Vercollone. Today two of Mr. Vercollone’s sons operate the company, with Leo as President and Paul as Vice President. The firm has 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 and 2012 by the Boston Globe as a Best Place to Work in Massachusetts. For additional information, please visit the website, www.vercenterprises.com
, or call 781-934-7300.