Search Results for 2017

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  • Administration Delivers Another Point on the Board for Manufacturers

    06 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Emerson Chairman and CEO and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board Chair David Farr issued the following statement on the release of a report by the Commerce Department outlining recommendations for reducing regulatory burdens on manufacturers in the United States and streamlining the permitting process.

  • Alliance of Wyoming Manufacturers Joins NAM as State Partner

    03 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM welcomes the Alliance of Wyoming Manufacturers (AWM) as the association’s newest State Associations Group (SAG) member.

  • Bill Carteaux to Chair the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations

    17 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM announced that Bill Carteaux, president and CEO of The Plastics Industry Association, will serve as chair of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) for a one-year term. Chris Jahn, president of The Fertilizer Institute, will serve as vice chair.

  • Cargill’s MacLennan Named to Executive Committee of Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    10 April 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Cargill CEO David MacLennan has been named to the Executive Committee of the NAM Board of Directors

  • Carolyn Lee to Lead NAM’S Manufacturing Institute as New Executive Director

    07 June 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) named Carolyn Lee executive director of The Manufacturing Institute, the industry’s premier authority for objective research, education and workforce solutions.

  • Click Bond’s Karl Hutter Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    07 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Karl Hutter, president and CEO of Click Bond, Inc., has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • Colorado Manufacturers Rally in Celebration of Manufacturing Day

    06 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Today, hundreds of manufacturers across Colorado will participate in Manufacturing Day in partnership with the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry and sponsored by Allegion’s Colorado Springs–based operations.

  • Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Celebrates Manufacturing Day

    06 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    In celebration of Manufacturing Day, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the below statements highlighting the critical impact manufacturing has on the economy.

  • Confirmation of Scott Pruitt Will Bring Balance to the EPA

    17 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement congratulating Scott Pruitt on his confirmation as Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator.

  • Congress Begins “Midnight Regs” Cleanup

    30 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM issued its support for legislation to be considered by Congress that would support repeal of several onerous regulations—all of which were implemented in the final weeks of the previous presidential administration.

  • Congress, Administration Listen to Manufacturers and Roll Back “Blacklisting Rule”

    27 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement in support of President Donald Trump’s signing of a resolution passed by Congress invalidating one of manufacturers’ costliest regulatory burdens, commonly known as the “blacklisting rule.”

  • Creators Wanted: The Future of Work Is Now in Modern Manufacturing

    17 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    With more than 3.5 million manufacturing job openings expected over the next decade, according to the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) affiliate, The Manufacturing Institute, the NAM and Mahindra unveiled today a new series as a part of the NAM’s “Creators Wanted” campaign—a sustained effort to answer manufacturers’ workforce challenges by enhancing perceptions of modern manufacturing careers through advertising, digital targeting and storytelling about the people who represent the present and future of the industry.

  • Dow President and COO Jim Fitterling Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    08 June 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that President and Chief Operating Officer of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) Jim Fitterling was elected to the NAM Board of Directors, where he will play a strategic role in advancing a policy agenda that promotes growth for the manufacturing sector and its more than 12 million workers in America.

  • ElectroCraft’s Mike Karsonovich Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    27 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Mike Karsonovich, president and CEO of ElectroCraft, Inc., has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • Energy Transfer Partners’ Matthew S. Ramsey Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    20 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Matthew S. Ramsey, president and chief operating officer of Energy Transfer Partners, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.