WCMA Golf Outing
June 3, 2019 - Event Summary
Wethersfield Country Club, Wethersfield, CT
WCMA Members and Invited Guests
WCMA hosted 134 golfers and 18 extra for networking at its annual spring general membership meeting.
With 100+ Members, WCMA continues to provide valuable information resources and networking opportunities to manufacturers of electrical and electronic wire and cable while collaborating fully with organizations doing the same.
WCMA raised over $3000 in donations that go into the organization's annual Charity Contribution such as UCONN health center cancer research and others
Carris Reels, hosted the on-course snacks and beverages and presents the annual Closest to the Cheese Prize. Thanks to Chase Corp., PolyOne, Daikin, W Gillies, and James Monroe for major sponsorships.
Standard golf prizes included the following:
Low Gross Team - Dave Severino, Specialty Cable; Kevin Warner, Amphenol SpectraStrip; Vince Donaldson, International Wire; Eric Juntwait, Amphenol
Second Low Gross- Mark Cooper, PolyOne; Greg Olson, Seminole Wire & Cable; Michah Murdock, PolyOne; Tom Walker, Pittsfield Plastics
Low Net -Bob Auger, Champlain Cable; Bill Reichert, Champlain Cable; Tim Lizotte, Champlain Cable; Erik Macs, Wire & Plastic Machinery
Second Low Net -Shaun Redman, Amphenol SpectraStrip; Scott Reed, Horizon Wire; Bill Wright, International Wire; Monique Lefevre, Winchester Interconnect
Third Low Net -Bob Canny, Harbour Industries; Bill Hale, Anixter; Bill Henderson, MetroWest; Marty Leach, Anixter
Fourth Low Net -PC Drouin, SDI LaFarga; Kurt Breischaft, SDI LaFarga; David Champigny, Yamato Transport; Sean Donnelly, Kinrei America
Fifth Low Net -Jim Jett, Winchester Interconnect; James Fritz, RSCC Wire & Cable; Joe Hennessy, Past Recipient; Tony Oh, Accel International
Long Drive - Eric Juntwait, Amphenol SpectraStrip; Jessica Foss, PolyOne Colorant
Closest to Pin- Ryan Carbray, Mexichem Specialty Polymers
10:00 am – Registration, 10:30 – Grab and Go Lunch, 11:00 - Tee Time- Sharp!
Cocktail Reception at approx. 5:00 pm, followed by Dinner & Awards
Lunch, on-course beverages, and afternoon snacks are provided, followed by a networking reception and dinner including a brief member meeting and golf awards.
Reservations are limited and priority consideration will be given to: (1) WCMA members and (2) payments received on time. Please Note: when the field exceeds 144 players, we will begin creating a waiting list and will determine a finite player limit to keep the golf round playing time reasonable. All reservations, payments & attendee list due no later than May 26th.
FEES For Golf:
-$195 per player, $780 per foresomes paid for by a WCMA member (with member#)
-$215 per player, $860 per foresome for registrations by non-member company
Reception and Dinner Only: -$75 for WCMA corporate members, -$90 for non-members
Hole Sponsorships: $125 per Tee Box Sign.Major sponsorships also available – please call.
Silent Auction: Seeking donated items ($100 value or greater). See separate sheet.
Dress Code and Other Policies:
Proper golfing attire is required – tucked in collared shirts, long pants, shorts that reach the lower thigh, & women’s golfing skirts. No jeans. Discrete use of wireless communication devices.
Directions to Wethersfield Country Club (76 Country Club Road, Wethersfield, CT 06109):
From the North, East or West—on I-91 South
Take exit 25S, which becomes Rt. 3. Go straight on Rt. 3, crossing over Rt. 99 at the 3rd light. At the next light, make a right on Prospect (Rt. 287). Turn left at the 2nd light. Follow directions from Griswold below ^.
From the South—on I-91 North
Take exit 24N. Take a right off the ramp onto Rt. 99. Go 1 mile and make a left onto Rt. 3. Go to the first light and make a right on Prospect (Rt. 287). Turn left at the 2nd light. Follow directions from Griswold below ^.
^ Follow Griswold until the 3rd street (less than .2 miles), turn right onto Country Club Road. Drive straight up the hill, directly into the parking lot of the Club.
Hotel Accommodations & Travel:
Wethersfield Country Club is one town south of Hartford, Connecticut, conveniently located off I-91 North or South. We suggest the following hotels all within 2-8 miles of the Club:
- Limited Special Rate – Hampton Inn (Rocky Hill) Booking
- Link: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hp/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=RHLHSHX&corporateCode=0002774558&from=lnrlink
Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Rocky Hill-Hartford South
Company Name: Golf Rate
- Premium – Sheraton Htfd. South (Rocky Hill) 860-257-6000 or Residence Inn by Marriott (Rocky Hill) 860-257-7500
- , Comfort Inn (Wethersfield) 860-563-2311
Call Ed Fenton if questions - 860-841-7720