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Since 1946, Tacony Corporation has assembled an organization of over 650 dedicated people who blend experience, youth and innovative spirit. Individualized expertise in sales and marketing for each specific product division, combined with highly efficient administration and distribution techniques, keeps Tacony and its clients competitive. Today, Tacony is a major import, export, manufacturing and marketing company that offers a wide range of exceptional consumer products. By providing a more diverse line of products from one supplier, Tacony offers its customers the advantage of products, parts, and service that enables them to operate more efficiently and profitably.

Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Entrepreneur of the Year Award

In June of 1997, Ken Tacony received the St. Louis Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Ernst & Young founded the Entrepreneur of the Year program to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs whose achievements place them among leaders in the business world.

Tacony Corporation was the recipient of the 1999 Missouri Governor’s Small Business of the Year Award, presented at the Governor’s Economic Development Conference. Tacony was honored for making the decision to move its production of vacuum cleaners to the United States and for bringing jobs to Missouri, economic growth to the community of St. James, and job skills to individuals, which positively changed the face of Missouri’s economy.

Small Business of the Year Award
Small Business of the Year Award

Missouri Impact Award
Missouri Impact Award

Tacony Corporation received the 2002 Missouri Impact Award from Missouri Enterprise. It recognizes companies who have excelled in the areas of continuous improvement in manufacturing, innovative technology development, environmental solutions, or contributions to the success of Missouri business and community/state economic development.

In April 2003, Tacony Manufacturing received the 2003 Missouri Industry of the Year Award in the small company classification. The Award, sponsored by Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM), and the Mid-Missouri Business Journal annually recognizes the best and brightest Missouri businesses that have become leaders in making Missouri a better place to live and work.
Missouri Industry of the Year Award
Missouri Industry of the Year Award