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Governor Scott Recognizes Cornerstone Tool & Fastener with Governor’s Business Ambassador Award

Mar 07, 2018

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized small business Cornerstone Tool & Fastener with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award. Cornerstone Tool & Fastener is a Florida-based company that distributes diverse tools and fasteners to the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential construction markets. They employ 15 Floridians across two locations in Tallahassee and Crawfordville.


Governor Scott said, “I’m proud to recognize Cornerstone Tool & Fastener with the Business Ambassador Award today. The small business has worked to create opportunities for local families for over 30 years. We will continue working to ensure Florida businesses like Cornerstone Tool & Fastener can grow and succeed in the Sunshine State.”


Cornerstone Tool & Fastener Co-Owner Steve Trainor said, “I am truly honored to accept the Business Ambassador Award from Governor Scott on behalf of the entire team at Cornerstone Tool & Fastener. We are incredibly proud of our work to build strong, lasting relationships with the customers, employees and communities surrounding our stores over the past three decades, and we look forward to continuing our success in Florida.”


The Governor’s Business Ambassador Award is given to individuals and business in recognition of their efforts to create jobs and opportunities for Florida families. For more information about Cornerstone Tool & Fastener, visit



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