Maine Governor Visits Vic Firth Factory
Maine governor Paul LePage paid the Vic Firth factory in Newport a visit recently. He was offered a tour of the plant and spoke with employees, complimenting them on holding more than a 60% share of the drumsticks and mallet percussion market. He was also pleased to learn that Vic Firth Company intends to stay in Maine and continue to increase its workforce.
Conducting business in Maine for the past 40 years, the company is "looking forward to a bright future of serving its customers, employees and the local community."