Thomas Barker is the President and CEO of Guillow’s, one of the world’s largest model airplane companies and a leading toy manufacturer. With all of its operations in Wakefield, Massachusetts, Guillow’s works hard to remain competitive in an industry that is now largely making use of overseas manufacturing. Since its founding in 1926, Guillow’s has provided good jobs for hundreds of working families and today employs more than 50 workers at its facility.
“As we look ahead to our next 85 years, energy costs can’t be something that hold us back. We need more affordable electricity so we can continue our growth.” – Tom Barker, President of Guillow’s, Inc.