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2013 Manufacturing Awards Breakfast

MANTEC and the Central Penn Business Journal recognized the 2013 Manufacturing Awards Winners at the Awards Breakfast on October 3, 2013. Excellence in Community Service Pennex Aluminum Company Excellence in Continuous Improvement Harley-Davidson Motor Company–York, PA Excellence in Innovation Thermacore, Inc. Excellence in International Trade Oakworks Excellence in Supplier Development MKT Metal Manufacturing Excellence in […]

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2013 Manufacturing Awards Finalists Named

In 2010, MANTEC developed the MANTEC Manufacturing Awards to recognize manufacturers in South Central Pennsylvania that have demonstrated a commitment to competitive manufacturing and have positioned themselves to capitalize on opportunities available in the dynamic markets of today and tomorrow.  We are pleased to announce the 2013 Manufacturing Awards finalists. Excellence in Community Service E&E […]

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MANTEC Board Vice-Chair to Deliver Keynote on Innovation Engineering

MANTEC Board Vice-Chair to Deliver Keynote on Innovation Engineering Roger Kipp, who recently retired from McClarin Plastics and is now a consultant specializing in business development strategy, will deliver the keynote address at the Society of Plastics Engineers’ Extrusion Minitec. Titled “Starting our Innovation Engine,” Kipp will investigate “innovation engineering,” which he describes as “the […]

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Why is Continuous Improvement Overlooked in HR?

MANTEC’s HR Specialist, Kent Keller, is featured in the August PNC Business Insights e-newsletter. Nationwide unemployment rates still hover at higher than normal levels from just five years ago, yet thousands of jobs in the manufacturing sectors remain unfilled. If your business is poised to grow, you must challenge yourself to overcome the commonly accepted […]

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Business Resource Expo in Altoona on 9-5-13

The Alleghenies Business Resource Expo will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the Blair County Convention Center in Altoona, PA. The Expo will provide businesses within the six-county region of Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon, and Somerset Counties an opportunity to meet one-on-one with exhibitors from the Southern Alleghenies Business Resource Network of […]

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Call for 2013 Manufacturing Awards Nominations

Call for 2013 Manufacturing Awards Nominations In 2010, MANTEC developed the MANTEC Manufacturing Awards to recognize manufacturers in South Central Pennsylvania that have demonstrated a commitment to competitive manufacturing and have positioned themselves to capitalize on opportunities available in the dynamic markets of today and tomorrow. Categories of Recognition: Excellence in Continuous Improvement Excellence in […]

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MANTEC Hires new LEAN Development Manager

MANTEC Hires new LEAN Development Manager MANTEC has welcomed Roger Briggs as its new LEAN Development Manager.  In this role, he will assist manufacturing clients in Central Pennsylvania start or continue on their LEAN transformation.  Roger will be integral to the LEAN Team for the popular services such as quick changeover/setup reduction, value stream mapping […]

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Opening Doors: Manufacturing Day

Manufacturing Day 2013 Hundreds of American manufacturers were sounding their trumpets on Oct. 5 in conjunction with Manufacturing Day. This new industry day of recognition was developed to help spread awareness throughout the communities they serve. It was organized and sponsored by several associations including AME, National Association of Manufacturers, Manufacturing Institute, and the Fabricators […]

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Scott Sipe Named CFO of the Year!

Scott Sipe Named CFO of the Year! Scott Sipe, Director of Finance and Information Technology at MANTEC, was named the Small/Medium Nonprofit Organization CFO of the Year. The CFO of the Year Awards program was created to honor Central Pennsylvania’s financial executives who contribute to the success of the region’s economic growth and sustainability. Scott […]

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MANTEC Winner of Nonprofit Innovation Award

Nonprofit Innovation Award MANTEC has been honored as the winner of the 2013 Nonprofit Innovation Awards in the category of Management Operations. In an event with 420 people hosted by the Central Penn Business Journal, MANTEC was selected #1 for its proven internal innovation system, rolling out services to benefit its clients and fulfill its […]

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