Manufacturing Stakeholders Explain
Why Maryland Manufacturing Matters

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RMI’s Why Maryland Manufacturing Matters initiative aims to provide a continuous effort to promote the voices of Maryland manufacturing to educate stakeholders on the importance of our industry to local economies and communities. A big thank you to PSA Insurance for sponsoring this video series which includes the interviews at RMI’s launching of the Why Maryland Manufacturing Matters initiative on June 5, 2019 at the BMI.

Click here to learn more about RMI’s Image campaign as we look to educate the public about the important of manufacturing to our communities and our economy.  We invite you to listen to these powerful messages from our stakeholders in these short video clips on voices of Why Maryland Manufacturing Matters.  Scroll down to see videos below.

Steve Pennington

Managing Director, Strategic Partnerships
Maryland Environmental Service

“Maryland Manufacturing is Positioned to Succeed”

Mary Steinebrunner

General Manager
Dunlop Protective Footwear

“What Maryland Manufacturing Means to Us”

Jim Glowacki

Director of Operations
Textron Systems

“Providing Products to Servicemen and Servicewomen Overseas to Protect Us”

April Richardson

Owner & President
Baked in Baltimore

“We Choose to Make Manufacturing Important”

Vicki Franz

I95 Business

“Maryland Has Great Potential for Manufacturing to Thrive”

Will Anderson

Baltimore County Economic & Workforce Development

“Manufacturing Drives Innovation”

Signe Pringle

Assistant Secretary
Maryland Department of Commerce

“We’re Ranked #11 Nationally in the Rate of Job Growth in Manufacturing”

Scott Phillips

Project Director
Mid-Atlantic Region
MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center – Baltimore

“Manufacturing Provides Opportunities for Middle Class Jobs”

Douglas Hamilton

Hamilton Associates

“Manufacturing Brings People Together from Different Backgrounds”

Ernie Paszkiewicz

Gross Mendelsohn & Associates

“Manufacturing Provides Good Opportunities”

Aris Melissaratos

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland

“Manufacturing is the Foundation of Every Economy”

Cornelius Grupp

President & CEO

“Why Manufacturing Creates Value on Many Levels”

Michele Whelley

President & CEO
Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore

“Manufacturing Provides Career Pathways”

Josh Frederick

Senior Sales Manager
Advanced Business Systems

“Manufacturing is Critical for the Success of Maryland”

More Videos Coming Soon.