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Update from Sam, Wilco President & CEO

https://www.wilco.coop/update-from-sam-wilco-president-ceo/

Tuesday, May 11, 2020 An update to our customers, farmer-owners and communities, Thank you for your continued business and support as we navigate daily decisions as to how best support our customers while prioritizing safety. Store Hours Update: Wilco Stores are open but still temporarily closing at 6 pm daily. We anticipate maintaining these hours through May 31st Monday […]

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Letter to Customers, Farmer-Owners & Communities

https://www.wilco.coop/letter-to-customers-farmer-owners-communities/

To our customers, farmer-owners and communities, We wanted to provide an update on how our team is focusing on safety while staying open to provide the essentials you need for your home, pets and livestock. Store Hours Update: Effective Monday, March 23rd Wilco Stores will temporarily be closing at 6 pm daily. Monday through Saturday, Open […]

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Wilco Names Sam Bugarsky as Their New President & CEO

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-names-sam-bugarsky-as-their-new-president-ceo/

Mt. Angel, Oregon – Wilco, a farmer-owned cooperative, recently named Sam Bugarsky as their new President & CEO. Sam is not new to Wilco. He most recently served as the President of Retail Stores and then Interim CEO. He has been with the cooperative for over 30 years. When asked about Sam’s impact, Jake Wilson, […]

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November 2019 Letter From CEO Sam Bugarsky

https://www.wilco.coop/november-2019-letter-from-ceo-sam-bugarsky/

There’s been a lot of change at Wilco and HGO these past few years and I want to take this opportunity to reassure you that our business units are well-positioned for the future. First, with the recent and sudden leadership change, please know that our momentum will not slow down. We have an excellent leadership […]

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Wilco Announces Leadership Transition

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-announces-leadership-transition/

MT ANGEL, Ore., September 10, 2019 – Wilco, a farmer-owned cooperative, recently announced a leadership transition to better align its future strategic direction and support key strategic partnerships. Sam Bugarsky, a Wilco veteran has been named interim CEO. He assumes duties previously held by former CEO Tim Ramsey. “All of Wilco’s business units are poised […]

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June 2019: From the CEO’s Desk

https://www.wilco.coop/june-2019-from-the-ceos-desk/

Growers, I am proud to share with you, that HGO continues to take steps to achieve their goal in becoming the largest processor and marketer of value-added hazelnut products in North America. Recently, the HGO team, led by our new General Manager Greg Thorsgard, has accomplished some exciting things. In May, HGO achieved an SQF […]

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Wilco Celebrates Retirement of Longtime CEO

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-celebrates-retirement-of-longtime-ceo/

Members and employees of Wilco celebrated the retirement of CEO, Doug Hoffman on Thursday at the Salem Convention Center. SALEM — Members and employees of Wilco gathered Thursday evening to celebrate the retirement of longtime president and CEO Doug Hoffman, who led the farmers’ cooperative based in Mt. Angel, Oregon for 23 years. Hoffman, 65, […]

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Tim Ramsey, Wilco’s Next CEO

https://www.wilco.coop/tim-ramsey-wilcos-next-ceo/

Wilco announces Tim Ramsey as the new CEO and President to lead the agricultural cooperative towards continued success. The transition takes place after Doug Hoffman retires from 23 years with the coop.  Ramsey joins Wilco later this year with a transition period in December to fully manage the company by January 1st. As a farmer […]

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Wilco Cooperative CEO Announces Retirement

https://www.wilco.coop/wilco-cooperative-ceo-announces-retirement/

After 23 years, Wilco’s leader and CEO, Doug Hoffman, is set to retire and leave a legacy that honors core values, customers and his team. JULY 29, 2017 Long-time Wilco Cooperative CEO Douglas Hoffman has announced his retirement at the end of the year, leaving a legacy of wise leadership and strong personal ethics that […]

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The Leadership Wisdom of Doug Hoffman

https://www.wilco.coop/the-leadership-wisdom-of-doug-hoffman/

Doug Hoffman became the President and Chief Executive of WILCO in March of 1994. WILCO is the Northwest’s largest and most sophisticated Agricultural Supply cooperative, providing Agronomy, Petroleum, and Retail Store services to over 500,000 customers with a member base of over 3,000. As President and Chief Executive, Mr. Hoffman works under the Board of […]