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Kelso-Burnett Co. 100 Year Anniversary Galas

With Kelso-Burnett Co. celebrating its centennial birthday in 2008, what better way to commemorate it's successes than to give back to those who've contributed to this milestone. Since Kelso-Burnett values its employees as much as we do our customers, we decided to show our gratitude to all those who have made, and still make Kelso-Burnett the successful company it is today.

On September 27, 2008, Kelso-Burnett celebrated its 100th year in the electrical industry by giving its employees a celebration to remember. Kelso-Burnett's Employee Gala was held at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg, Illinois, where around 400 past and present Kelso employees & guests enjoyed a night of camaraderie. On this night, many long-time friendships were re-united, new relationships formed, and numerous memories were added to Kelso-Burnett's ongoing history.

On October 26, 2008, Kelso-Burnett again celebrated its anniversary by honoring its closest customers and colleagues at one of Chicago's premier venues. Kelso-Burnett's Customer Gala was held in Navy Pier's Lakeview Terrace, and its Grand Ballroom where Kelso's customers, guests, and employees enjoyed an evening of dinner, dancing, and entertainment. Kelso-Burnett featured caricature artists, psychics, and a hand-writing analysis specialist that entertained all 400 attendees throughout the evening.

The memories formed will forever hold a special place in the history of Kelso-Burnett. Although sad to have our centennial year at its end, both nights were wonderful conclusions to Kelso's success over the past 100 years.

Photos from the
Renaissance Employee Gala

Photos from the
Navy Pier Customer Appreciation Gala

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