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Manufacturing Day 2016 Sponsorships
Friday, October 7th, 2016 will mark our annual Made in New Jersey event in celebration of the fifth annual National Manufacturing Day. Sponsors receive numerous benefits and ongoing exposure on our website, e-mails, press releases and more.
Two of our platinum level sponsorships have already been taken and various organizations are signing up for our standard level opportunities. NJMEP will be heavily promoting Manufacturing Day 2016 throughout the summer, so we strongly encourage you to sign up ASAP.
1st Annual ‘Jersey Guys’ Golf Outing: Friday, July 29th
The NJMEP community lost two close friends in 2015 – NJMEP’s own Anthony (Tony) DeSantis, and Bob Beaman, a lifelong friend of our CEO, John W. Kennedy. As part of NJMEP’s Manufacturing Cares initiative, we will be honoring their memories and have developed scholarships in both of their names. As a fundraiser, we are announcing the 1st annual ‘Jersey Guys’ Golf Outing on Friday, July 29th, 2016 at Minebrook Golf Club. All proceeds will be split between the 2 funds. We are looking for donations for our door prizes and/or silent auction.
NJMEP Announces Impact of $3.1 Billion on NJ’s Manufacturers and Over 26,500 Jobs Created or Retained
The $3.1 billion in value was realized through the following: $2.3 billion in increased and retained sales, $343.1 million in cost savings and $520.9 million in investments.
Five New Account Managers Added to the NJMEP Team
We are very excited to announce five new members to the NJMEP team: James Beneroff, Anthony Costanza, Mark McGovern, Richard Rawson, and David Grossi.
Complimentary Downloadables: In Case you Missed Them
NJMEP offers resources to the NJMEP manufacturing community at no cost. Our latest complimentary downloadables are:
- Intro to Lean and Continuous Improvement Tools
- 9 Quick Energy and Sustainability Tips
- Key Ways NJ Manufacturers can Improve Profitability
Click here to download your copies.
NJMEP Welcomes New Affiliate Members
Various organizations and individuals have been joining the NJMEP family as elite and standard affiliate members. NJMEP would like to thank all of its supporters and encourages you to learn more about them.
Essential Spanish for Managers Series Announced
This four part course is designed to provide a short-term solution to communication challenges faced by supervisors and plant managers who work with employees whose first language is Spanish. It is meant to teach a non-Spanish speaker quickly and logically to communicate essential information to a worker with limited English proficiency.
Sponsor the Manufacturing Matters Newsletter
NJMEP is offering sponsorship opportunities for the print and electronic versions of the Manufacturing Matters Newsletter. In addition to being published electronically every business quarter, the newsletter will be printed and distributed at events throughout the state, and will also be featured on the NJMEP website on an ongoing basis.
For more information, contact Lynore DeSantis at 973-998-9801 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manufacturing News from Around the State
- Made in NJ Day Shows Manufacturers Making it Here: read more.
- Advanced Manufacturing – An Ongoing Evolution: read more.
- Meadowlands Chamber Hosts Education Summit: read more.
- Industry Insights: Manufacturing Now – A Challenge for 2016: read more.
- Convertech, Inc. and NJMEP Advocate for Manufacturing: read more.
- Does Learning Essential Spanish Make Business $ense for Manufacturing?: read more.
Are you a manufacturer in New Jersey and have news to share? We want to hear it! Click here to submit your news for consideration in the next edition of Manufacturing Matters.
Made in New Jersey News
Hundreds of manufacturers from around the state are joining the Made in New Jersey program! The program entails an online directory of NJ manufacturers and their products, social media sites and other benefits. If you are a manufacturer in New Jersey, you can join at no cost! Click here for details.
NJMEP Success Stories
NJMEP’s clients are realizing increased sales and reduced costs through our various services. To learn more, read their success stories:
- Textile Manufacturer Counters Foreign Competition through ISO Certification: read more.
- Innovative Manufacturer Achieves Objectives with Workforce Training: read more.
- Value Stream Mapping Helps Manufacturer Prepare for Move to New Facility: read more.
- ISO Certification Reassures and Opens Doors: read more.
- Investing in Workforce Training Results in Improved Efficiency and Cost Savings: read more.