You'd never peg this as a shareholder's meeting, but it's obvious you're in Vermont. Nearly everyone in the crowd is wearing shorts and faded T-shirts. Many of the men sport a combination of bald spots and beards, and even more of the women aren't wearing makeup. Children scamper around gleefully. The look is laid back but there's a buzz too, because nearly everyone is eating ice cream.
The buzz heightens when the men of the hour arrive, smiling middle-aged buddhas wearing T-shirts an