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  • Berks Schuylkill “What’s So Cool” Manufacturing Video Contest Winners

    Posted in News on March 8th, 2019

    Presented by Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), the Student Video Contest: “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” (WSCM) gives students in Berks and Schuylkill Counties the opportunity to network with local manufacturers as well as gain new perspectives, record their experiences and present them in an educational and “cool” way through documentary video production. The contest was created to generate excitement that draws students towards considering manufacturing career paths to create a 21st century workforce.

  • PA Governor Boosts Career & Technical Education

    Posted in “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?”, News on March 1st, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2019 Wolf Administration Encourages Students to Pursue Manufacturing Careers at ‘What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?’ Awards Ceremony  Bethlehem, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Executive Deputy Secretary Neil Weaver encouraged students… READ MORE

  • “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Announces 2019 Lehigh Valley Awards

    Posted in News on February 26th, 2019

    Presented by Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), the Student Video Contest: “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” (WSCM) gives students in Carbon, Lehigh, and Northampton Counties the opportunity to connect directly with local manufacturers, document their experiences and present them in an educational and “cool” way through documentary video production. The contest was created to generate excitement that draws students towards considering manufacturing career paths.

  • Decision Mojo

    Posted in News on January 30th, 2019

    Decision Mojo September 19, 2019 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Location: Manufacturers Resource Center Hanover Office Plaza 961 Marcon Boulevard, Suite 200 Allentown, PA 18091                 There is no activity more fundamental to… READ MORE

  • Generation YouTube Gets Some Love (of Manufacturing)

    Posted in News on January 29th, 2019

    Industry Week published a great article on January 28, 2019 on their website that MRC’s CEO,Jack Pfunder, wrote about the “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” student video contests that are spreading statewide across Pennsylvania.  Here is the link to the… READ MORE

  • Students Graduate Fundamentals of Manufacturing Program

    Posted in News on January 8th, 2019

    Students graduate from manufacturing training program with skills, hope for jobs By Kevin Duffy Special to the Morning Call December 21, 2018 This article was recently published in the Morning Call marking the graduation of 14 students from our Fundamentals… READ MORE

  • Resources for (DoD) Minimum Cybersecurity Requirements

    Posted in cybersecurity, News on December 17th, 2018

    Resources Available to Ensure Small Manufacturers Meet DoD Minimum Cybersecurity Requirements December 14, 2018 by Foundation for Manufacturing Excellence – press release This information was just published by the Foundation for Manufacturing Excellence.  All DoD contractors and subcontractors that process, store or transmit… READ MORE

  • CEO Job Posting

    Posted in News on December 5th, 2018

    The President/CEO serves as the senior officer of Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), with responsibility for maintaining its vision, mission and core values, as well as defining and directing the organization’s resources to achieve its strategic and operational goals.

  • “What’s So Cool” Video Contest Grows Again

    Posted in News, What's So Cool Contest on December 5th, 2018

    Governor Wolfe announced a $169K Training-to-Career Grant for MRC to expand its “What’s So Cool” Video Contests into five more Pennsylvania regions. WFMZ69 News made a visit yesterday to interview Jack Pfunder, President & CEO of the Manufacturers Resource Center… READ MORE

  • ATAS International Planning New $30M Plant

    Posted in News on November 30th, 2018

    By Jon Harris and Kevin Duffy Contact Reporter Of The Morning Call November 29, 2018 ATAS International Inc. of Upper Macungie Township, a leading edge manufacturer of aluminum and steel architectural building material products for roof, wall and ceiling systems is planning to… READ MORE