Garry Kvistad
Founder and Owner of Woodstock Chimes

Garry fulfilling his responsibilities as the founder and owner of Woodstock Chimes

Woodstock Chimes Company Picnic
August 2011

Woodstock Chimes took some time out mid-day to enjoy a nice, sunny August day. Garry manned the grill and we all enjoyed a wonderful company picnic.

Sushi Night at the New York Gift Show
August 2011

Garry and Woodstock Chimes EVP Stacey Bowers had a blast when they were asked to help prepare the rice for their sushi dinner.

Western Alamance Middle School
June 2011

Garry and Diane Kvistad along with the rest of our management team visted Western Alamance Middle School in North Carolina where Garry taught a lesson in the science of music and percussion to the 6th grade math and science students. It was all set up by Sheila Langley, the 6th grade science teacher. It looks like a great time was had by all!

Garry meets Nolan, our biggest fan
June 2011

Five year old Nolan is a big Woodstock Chimes fan. He listens to our chimes on our website and can identify each of the chimes by the sound it makes. Garry was so impressed he took time out to meeting Nolan when he was on a business trip that took him close to Nolan's home.

Woodstock Chimes Chocolate Cake Contest
February 2011

It was the middle of winter and we needed a boost. So everyone was invited to bake a chocolate cake and we'd have a contest to see who's was the favorite. Garry participated - his is the bee mine cake. But he didn't win! That honor went to two members of our Customer Service Department.

Garry at Russell's Garden Center in Wayland, MA
February 2010

Garry was planning to be in the area, so he spent an afternoon meeting and greeting the customers at Russell's Garden Center.

Garry photo shoot
2010

We needed some pictures of Garry in his studio and posing with chimes to use in our marketing materials. Here's the best of the bunch.

Christmas
December 2009

Snapped a picture of Garry with the holiday centerpiece presented to him and Diane by the Woodstock Chimes employees.

Garry photo shoot
2007

Every once in a while we take updated shots of Garry. Here he is posing with Woodstock Chimes on the side porch of his home

Rip Van Winkle Cruise
October 2006

One chilly Saturday in October 2006 a bunch of Woodstock Chimes employees met at the strand in Kingston, NY to take a cruise on the Hudson River.
It was cold, but it was fun!

Garry the founder of Woodstock Chimes - the early years

You can see these pictures in the Company History pictorial (found under About Us), but they're worth repeating here - it's fun to see how Garry has changed through the years.

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