Crescent Manufacturing Mourns the passing of Dick Gates

The staff of Crescent Manufacturing mourns the passing of Dick Gates, the former owner of Crescent.  Dick Gates, Crescent’s former majority shareholder from 1980 to 2005, passed away on February 5, 2011. Dick purchased Crescent Manufacturing in July of 1980 from the original three founders. Dick’s autobiography from “Hartford Courant” follows:   Richard Judson Gates […]