Navigation Links
The Verdin Company Acquires Canterbury International, an industry leader in architectural site furnishings for over 50 years
Date:6/21/2010

The Verdin Company announced today it has acquired Canterbury International, a privately-held company based in Los Angeles, California, and a leader in manufacturing architectural site furnishings. The Verdin Company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is recognized as the preeminent manufacturer and installer of clocks, bells, carillons, bell and clock towers, glockenspiels, and other musical instruments. Canterbury International, a leading supplier of architectural site furnishings, has been providing architects, city planners, and developers with design solutions and quality products for nearly half a century. Canterbury International offers an enormous selection of traditional and one-of-a-kind architectural furnishings.

Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) June 21, 2010 -- The Verdin Company announced today it has acquired Canterbury International, a privately-held company based in Los Angeles, California, and a leader in manufacturing architectural site furnishings. The Verdin Company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is recognized as the preeminent manufacturer and installer of clocks, bells, carillons, glockenspiels, and other musical instruments.

"It's a great fit for us. Canterbury's product line will enhance our bell towers, clock towers, and street clocks," said Jim Verdin, president of The Verdin Company. "One of Canterbury's strengths is its people and its ability to design and produce custom pieces for architects. We have worked together on projects for a long time and have always admired how Canterbury combines quality, durability, and artistry."

Canterbury International was founded in 1949 by Larry Snyder. Before starting Canterbury, Snyder worked for the Bulova Watch Company and for Tiffany's in New York City. After moving to Los Angeles, he created Canterbury by manufacturing ornamental pieces and architectural furnishings for the first enclosed retail shopping malls.

Today, Canterbury manufactures fine benches, bollards, trash receptacles, seats, tables and chairs, planters, tree grates, bike racks, fountains, bronze monuments and other site amenities. Canterbury is recognized as a premier manufacturer of architectual metalwork for landscape architects, landscape designers, city planners and developers.

"Jim and I have been friends for years and when I decided to step back, I knew my company would be in good hands," said Snyder. "I respect their vision and focus on quality. We look forward to being a part of the Verdin family and build on our years of success."


About The Verdin Company
The Verdin Company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, was founded in 1842. Spanning six generations, Verdin is one of the oldest family-owned companies in America, and is recognized as the preeminent manufacturer and installer of clocks, bells, carillons, glockenspiels, and other musical instruments, with over 35,000 installations worldwide.

About Canterbury International
Canterbury International, a leading supplier of architectural site furnishings, has been providing architects, city planners, and developers with design solutions and quality products for nearly half a century. Canterbury International offers an enormous selection of traditional and one-of-a-kind architectural furnishings. Canterbury's own design team can provide major design solutions or can produce your designs from project concept development to completion. Canterbury has installations in over 20 countries worldwide as well as hundreds of major cities in the United States.


To learn more about Canterbury International and The Verdin Company's products and services, visit: www.canterburyintl.com and www.verdin.com.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/architectural/furnishings/prweb4159594.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Bears Quarterback Jay Cutler and Eli Lilly and Company Will Send 44 Kids to American Diabetes Association Camps Through the Touchdowns for Diabetes Campaign
2. The Advisory Board Company Reports Results For Quarter Ended 12/31/09
3. Steritech Retains Leavitt Partners to Advise the Company on Emerging Food Safety Concerns and Regulation
4. Frost & Sullivan Ghanaian Pharmaceutical Industry Innovation & Advancement Award Conferred on LaGray Chemical Company
5. Company Dedicated to Protecting American Homes Reaches Out To Haitians Who Have Lost Theirs
6. IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Present at Deutsche Bank 2010 Small and Mid Cap Conference
7. Medco Acquires Leading Genetics Healthcare Company, DNA Direct
8. G Marks the Spot: Good Vibrations Proclaims February as National G-Spot Month -- Sex Toy Company Says "It Most Certainly Does Exist!"
9. Head Lice Company With a Social Conscience Defies the Recession
10. Open Source Company Kitware Announces New Availability to its MIDAS Server to Further Research Collaboration and Open Science
11. Staffing Company Sends Anesthesiologists to Haiti
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
The Verdin Company Acquires Canterbury International, an industry leader in architectural site furnishings for over 50 years 
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... technology to revolutionize the emergency ambulance transport experience for the millions of people ... how Uber has disrupted the taxi industry through the use of technology. Now, ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A ... 2016 Cereal Festival and World’s Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the ... history as home to some of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... , ... Brent Kasmer, a legally blind and certified personal trainer is helping to develop a ... fitness app plans to fix the two major problems leading the fitness industry today:, ... type program , They don’t eliminate all the reasons people quit their exercise ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... Austin residents seeking Mohs surgery services, can now turn ... to Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and surgical dermatology. , Dr. Dorsey brings specialization ... selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed by Dr. Dorsey was under the direction ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... , ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of independent ... Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to announce ... Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016  In a startling report released today, National Safety ... lacking a comprehensive, proven plan to eliminate prescription opioid overdoses. ... how states are tackling the worst drug crisis in recorded U.S. ... Kentucky , New Mexico , ... Of the 28 failing states, three – Michigan ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Research and ... News Issue 52" report to their offering. ... influenza treatment creates a favourable commercial environment for MedImmune to ... patient base that will serve to drive considerable growth for ... would serve to cap sales considerably, but development is still ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Colombia , June 23, 2016  Astellas today announced the establishment of Astellas Farma Colombia (AFC), a new ... affiliate in Latin America . ... ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: