Chris Holman reviews MFGDay 2018 with Mike Johnston, Vice President of Government Affairs of MMA, the Michigan Manufacturers Association.
623,000 people in Michigan employed as manufacturers
September 30 – October 6 — Michigan Manufacturing Week
October 5, 2018 — MFG Day
Over 2,300 events nationwide – 10% of them are in Michigan (leads the nation)
Open doors to students / next generation workforce AND parents, teachers, counselors, elected officials, career influencers.
MFG Day participants surveyed:
89% more aware of mfg jobs in their communities
Two-thirds more motivated to pursue mfg careers
71% more likely to tell people in their lives about mfg careers
Go to MFGday.com to register
Go to mimfg.org for resources
Host your own event or see what its all about and start planning for next year!
To hear Mike and Chris, click play on the PodCast shared below.