Stowers provides answers, industry education for local teachers at seminar

Stowers Machinery was proud to participate in a recent panel for teachers in Knoxville and Kingsport as part of their continuing education hours. Taylor Clark, Stowers’ organizational development manager, sat on the business industry panel at both seminars with other local business representatives; there was also a post-secondary education panel consisting of college professors and representatives from the Tennessee Board of Regents. The purpose of the seminars was to allow the panel and teachers to discuss what students need to do to prepare for post-secondary training and education and how that works hand-in-hand with what qualifications businesses desire in potential [read more…]

Meet Stowers Machinery’s middle man: Eddie Collins

There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes at Stowers Machinery when a customer buys a new machine – if it’s not already on the lot, it needs to be acquired. While many customers may know their Stowers machine sales representative well, they probably don’t know that the man who is busy pulling strings to get that new machine into the customer’s hands is Eddie Collins. And Eddie has had his hand in acquiring just about every new earth moving machine that Stowers has sold for the past 36 years. “Sometimes I’m driving around town, and I see all this Cat equipment, and I know that, at one time, [read more…]

Join Stowers at the Battle at Bristol

Stowers Machinery Corporation, along with Vulcan Materials, will host a Tennessee Tailgate Party on Sept. 10 at Bristol Motor Speedway to cheer on the Vols as they prepare to take on Virginia Tech in the Battle at Bristol. On game day, Sept. 10, the folks from Stowers and Vulcan will be set up in the Tennessee Tailgate area of the All American Campgrounds near Bristol Motor Speedway from 11 a.m. until game time, and we’ll have food and drinks for tailgate party guests from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Come join us for tailgate party games, food, fellowship and fun. If you’re a Virginia Tech [read more…]