Perley Co-op Manager celebrates 40 years at the Co-op

Perley Co-op Manager celebrates 40 years at the Co-op

June 16, 2021 Farm News News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ 0

Perley, MN – It was a special day for the Manager of Perley Communty Co-op on Tuesday June 15th. Craig Renfrew, a Borup Minnesota native and resident of Ada, celebrated his 40th anniversary of work at the Co-op. Getting his first job at the Co-op in Perley changing tires, Craig has seen his position change over the years, including spending the last 20 years as Manager. Not only has his position changed, but the overall landscape of the Perley Co-op has as well.


Many will recognize Craig as the original “Cenex Guy”


Perley Co-op does have one of the original eight “Cenex Guy” statues at their shop and according to their Facebook page and Craig “The Cenex Guy” would love to buy you a cup of coffee to celebrate 40 years at the Co-op for Craig Renfrew.

Cenex guy statue with members of the service department (Perley Co-op Facebook page)

Full interview with Craig Renfrew from 6-15-21