The Business Journal 9.25.2015 YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Hudson Fasteners, in conjunction with the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition and America Makes, will commemorate Manufacturing Day Oct. 2 with a series of events. The event is intended to expand knowledge of manufacturing, additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping, improve the public perception of manufacturing, and call attention to…Details
New Castle News: Thursday, September 24, 2015 4:15 am We still make ‘things’ in Lawrence County. Over the past three decades, we have lost some large companies but in 2015, manufacturing remains a strong economic force. Steel is produced at the Ellwood Quality Steel facility in downtown New Castle, air curtains are manufactured at Berner…Details
Dale Foerster, Vice President of Starr Manufacturing, talks about manufacturing career opportunities, local initiatives, and the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative on NewsRadio 1200 WKST with host Ken Hlebovy.
Helmut Kraus, HR Manager from EzeFlowUSA, talks about regional manufacturing, career opportunities, and the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative on NewsRadio 1200 WKST with host Ken Hlebovy.
This article can also be viewed here. Fixing the need for a skilled workforce Published: Sun, September 6, 2015 @ 12:09 a.m. By Kalea Hall firstname.lastname@example.org First of a two-part series YOUNGSTOWN They say manufacturing in the Mahoning Valley and in Northeast Ohio has a strong future. But there’s an issue – a big issue.…Details
This article can also be viewed here. Changing face of machining September 6, 2015 By VIRGINIA SHANK , Tribune Chronicle Save | Jessica Borza said she realizes the challenge that exists in presenting an accurate representation of today’s manufacturing industry to area students especially when it comes to the…Details
Rebuilding America: Northeastern OH/Western PA, Manufacturing Career Pathways Summit Local businesses, educators, civic leaders and policymakers will meet on September 22, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Youngstown State University’s Kilcawley Center to bring new energy and determination in addressing America’s middle-skills gap. This is final part of the ‘Rebuilding America’ and will include a networking breakfast…Details
On July 1st the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative, in partnership with the Mercer County Career Center, sponsored a day-long “boot camp” for Mercer County principals. The schedule consisted of tours at local employers where company representatives shared what they do, the occupations they employ including the education and skills needed, average wages, career paths, and hiring…Details