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156 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS Established more than 50 years ago, Hemlock Hardware is a quintessential hardware business located in the heart of Fairfield, Connecticut. A family business, Hemlock Hardware was bought by the grandfather of Scott Paul Pesavento, and subsequently passed the business’ legacy down to his son, Mr. Pesavento’s father. Since the age of 14, Mr. Pesavento has dedicated his time to the hardware store, developing a resounding passion for the work and determination to help his local community. As the years progressed, Mr. Pesavento purchased the business from his father, where he now excels as the sole owner and operator. For its expertise, Hemlock Hardware has been recognized as an industry leader throughout the State of Connecticut and across the nation. It has received a myriad of accolades, including being named Fairfield County’s Best Hardware Store several years in a row and receiving a number of local town Safety Awards for outstanding community involvement. Likewise, the business won the elite HCN Hardware Store All-Star Award, which is notable for naming 50 stores across all 50 U.S. states due to their excellence in the field for outstanding customer service and business acumen. Notably, Hemlock Hardware is acclaimed for being the area’s largest dealer of Weber, Yeti and Big Green Egg products. Likewise, the business only hires local residents to support its staff, donates only to local charities and buys only from local businesses. For more information, visit Mr. Pesavento earned a Bachelor of Science in business management from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire. He attributes much of his success to the support and encouragement of his family, as well as his religious faith and community. Among his many career highlights, he is especially proud of being recognized by a local school for children, who have often sent their students to Hemlock Hardware to work with his staff and receive occupational therapy treatment. Millennium Magazine Featured Listee SCOTT PAUL PESAVENTO OWNER Hemlock Hardware Fairfield, CT