RMI is pleased to recognize the following 169 Nominees, from every county in Maryland as well as Baltimore City, for the 2018 Champions of Maryland Manufacturing. RMI’s Review Committee will be selecting the top four nominees in each of our eight nomination categories and the final announcements will be made during the week of October 1st. A special thank you to everyone who nominated your Champions of Maryland Manufacturing.
Nominees for 2018 Champions of Maryland Manufacturing
Abrar Solatch, Trinity Sterile, Inc.
Acadia Windows & Doors
Advanced Manufacturing & Production Program, Caroline County Public Schools
Advanced Thermal Batteries, Inc.
Advanced Vision Systems, Inc.
Allen Frydenberg, Automated Precision, Inc.
Amanda Gianotti, Allogram, Inc.
American Computer Development, Inc.
Andrew Sherman, American Bully Manufacturing
Anne Arundel Community College,
Annette Walter, Timber Industries
AstraZeneca – Biologics Manufacturing Center
At Night Athletic
Baltimore Fabrication, Inc.
Baltimore Museum of Industry
Blind Industries & Services of Maryland
Bobby Patton, Patton Electronics
Bomboy’s Candy & Ice Cream
Brian Briggs, Maryland Manufacturing Advisory Board
Canam Steel Corporation
Carroll County Career & Technology Center,
Applied Mechanical Engineering
Chesapeake Specialty Products
Chris Maclarion, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation
Cindy Brown, API Source
Citywide Youth Development
Community College of Baltimore County
Community College of Baltimore County, CAMM
Control Cable, Inc.
Craig Bandes, Pixelligent
Crystal Steel Fabricators, Inc.
D Wheatley Enterprises
Dairy Maid Dairy, LLC
David Anderson, Phoenix Mecano, Inc.
Deb Kielty & Team, World Trade Center Institute
Dixon Valve and Coupling Apprenticeship Program
Dominion Energy, Cove Point Terminal
Dr. Mary Beth Tung, Maryland Energy Administration
Dunlop Protective Footwear
Eddie Heath’s Crab Pots
EFC Systems, Inc.
Eight O’Clock Coffee
Ellen Breidenbaugh, ACS Industrial Services
ELTA North America
Food Opportunity, LLC
Frederick County Office of Economic Development, Craft Beverage Growth Program
Fuchs North America
Galaxy Control Systems
George Tunis, Hardwire, LLC
Gillian Henker, Sisu Global Health
GM Baltimore Operations
Green Bay Packaging
Guinness Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House
Hagerstown Community College
Harbor Designs & Manufacturing
Heritage Printing & Graphics
Holly Budd, William & Heintz Map Corporation
I Value LED
Iron World Manufacturing, LLC
Jack Williams, The Nelson Company
Jayfus Doswell, Juxtopia, LLC
Jim Burnette, Alliance Engineering
Jodie Bollinger, Frederick County Office of Economic Development
John Danko, Danko Arlington
Jon Rowley, RoosterBio
Junior Achievement of Central Maryland
Kimberli O’Connell, Phoenix Mecano, Inc.
Knorr Brake Company
Kurt Parsons, Platform Aerospace
LaMotte Chemical Products Company
Lehigh Cement Company
Luke Chow, Prime Manufacturing Technologies, Inc.
M. Luis Products
Marc Berman, Phoenix Mecano, Inc.
Marwan Moheyeldien, Maryland Packaging
Maryland Department of Commerce
Maryland Economic Development Association
Maryland Performance Diesel
Maryland World Class Consortia
McCormick & Company
MD MEP, Apprenticeship
Michael Koch, FireFly Farms
Michael Raphael, Direct Dimensions
Michael Ratchford, W. L. Gore & Cecil County
Mick Arnold, Arnold Packaging
Mid-Atlantic Region MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center – Baltimore
N. Scott Phillips, Mid-Atlantic Region MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center – Baltimore
Nichole Mihalos, Untangled Minds Foundation
Notre Dame Prep Middle Level Carbon Footprint Fast
Notre Dame Preparatory School
NRL & Associates, Inc.
Paragon Bioservices, Inc.
Patriot Technologies, Inc.
Peter Bowe and Eddie Resende, EDGE Program
Phoenix Mecano, Inc.
Plasipak Packaging, Inc.
Premier Elevator Cabs
R.J. Yates Welding Service, Inc.
Randy Marriner, Manor Hill Brewery
Rasheed Aziz, Citywide Youth Development
Shay Curry, Eaton
Shelly Brown, Galaxy Control Systems
Shelter Systems Limited
Sisu Global Health
Smucker’s Quality Beverages Division, J. M. Smucker Company
Stacy Stube, Baltimore Sewing School
Stanley Black & Decker Hampstead
Manufacturing Facility, Connected Factory
Stephanie Discepolo, Howard County Public Schools
STULZ Air Technologies Systems|CAH-1080 Program|Wood Waste|LED Lighting |Solar Power
Tanglewood Conservatories, Ltd
Tefelen, A Phoenix Mecano Company
Teledyne Energy Systems
The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region, Inc.
The Project Resource Group
The Strouse Corporation
The Whalen Company
Tim Rhode & Ed Mullin, STAR Academy
Todd Sabin, Maryland Department of Commerce
Tracye Johnson, Local Motors
Tri-State Hub Supply Chain Roundtable
Untangled Minds Foundation
Untangled Minds Foundation in Partnership With Caroline Career and Technology Center
Urvashi Shah, ELM
Vorbeck Materials, Inc.
VTI of Maryland, Inc.
Washington County Department of Business Development
Williams & Heintz Map Corporation
Worthington Armstrong Venture Enterprise
Zentech Manufacturing, Inc.