Manufacturing in America is central to our economic strength and a driver of innovation. Manufacturing jobs are some of the best in the country, yet the public doesn’t perceive them to be. And there aren’t enough skilled workers to fill them. But together we can help tell the real story… Manufacturing in America [Infographic] by… Read More
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Innovative Manufacturers Center (IMC) is seeking a Business Advisor with a passion for being part of Central Pennsylvania’s manufacturing success. To be considered, you must have proven success calling on manufacturing business leaders. Candidate is able to conduct high-level interviews to determine areas where IMC can help manufacturing clients succeed in business strategy/growth, process/ continuous… Read More
IMC works with Gilson Boards, a Union County manufacturer and leader in revolutionizing snowboarding design and production, on product innovation and manufacturing process improvement. GILSON SNOWBOARDS from Gilson Boards on Vimeo.
The Difference Between Ordinary and Extraordinary Manufacturers Football legend Jimmy Johnson is credited with the phrase, “The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is just that little extra.” If I were the CEO of a U.S. manufacturer, this is the mentality that I would like my team to adopt as well. So what’s the difference between… Read More
The Innovative Manufacturers’ Center (IMC) is searching for a full-time Executive Director/CEO to conduct the affairs of the Corporation. Individual will provide leadership and direction to IMC in Strategy and Planning; Customer, Market & Program Development; Sponsor & Partner Communications and Service Delivery. IMC is a technology oriented non-profit organization supported by state, federal and… Read More
Supply Chain flexibility, capability and responsiveness are important benefits for competitive advantage. This infographic shows how supply chains power U.S. Manufacturing by promoting a better flow of product from suppliers to customers resulting in reduced costs, improved quality and shortened lead times. Supply Chains [Infographic] by NIST MEP
IMC has named Keith D. Atherholt, President/Partner, Lewis Lumber Products and Terri L. Fry, President Fabrication and Strategic Planning, Jersey Shore Steel to its board of directors. Read More…
Congratulations to IMC client Qortek, located in Williamsport, PA for being selected as one of the Make it in America Featured Manufacturers by the National Institute of Standards & Technology’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership program. Qortek was featured on the national Make it in America website as well as in their social media.
On Wednesday, September 24th, Congressman Tom Marino presented Dr. Gareth Knowles, CEO of local power products manufacturer QorTek, Inc., with the annual Tibbetts Award, which recognizes small businesses for their achievements in research and development for the government and as successful drivers of innovation and job creation. Presentation of the Tibbetts Award was held at… Read More
Bucknell students will make free websites for businesses and organizations next semester in Markets, Innovation, and Design 300 (MIDE 300). This web design project will provide a hands-on learning experience for the students while also benefiting local organizations. If your business or organization is in need of a website, or if it would benefit from… Read More