Ann Robinson's thoughts on the closing of Eastern, Brewer, ca. 2004Item 75281 info
Maine Folklife Center, Univ. of Maine
Ann Robinson began working for Eastern in 1980. She knew Bruce Hamilton and did not think Joe Torras was a bad man but that he was misguided.
Robinson states that Torras listened to some bad advice and attempted to fix the mistake too late.
Listen to Ann Robinson talk about the negative change in Eastern's products after Torras took over.