Join us as we find out more about local manufacturing and the members of ManufactureCT with our popular series Meet the Manufacturers.
Meet the Manufacturers (Industrial Heater)
In this episode, we speak to Industrial Heater's owner and CEO, Tom McGwire, and Mechanical Drafter, Nikki Coleman.
Industrial Heater is in its 102nd year of business after it was started in 1921 by his grandfather.
In 1954 his grandfather patented the very first ceramic band heater. These heaters were used extensively in the textile industry and remain a staple within the business. Since then things have grown and developed and they are now based in Cheshire, Connecticut so join me as we find out more about the company and its people.
Industrial Heater Website
Hi-tech Fabricating Website
Tom McGwire LinkedIn
Meet the Manufacturers (Peer Robotics)
In this episode, we speak to Peer Robotics CEO and Founder Rishabh Agarwal and Chris Rose, the Manager of Customer Success.
Based in New Haven they build robots designed to work with humans that offer accessible automation for all!
Peer Robotics Website
Rishabh Agarwal LinkedIn
Chris Rose LinkedIn
Meet the Manufacturers (BMS Aerospace)
Join us as we speak with BMS President, Tina Bracone and General Manager Joshua Puzycki about the history, development, and future of BMS Aerospace.
Tina Bracone LinkedIn
Joshua Puzycki LinkedIn
Meet the Manufacturers (Hamden Engineering Career Academy)
Join us as we speak with Director, Daniel Cocchiola and Gabe Jenkins an Instructor from the Hamden Engineering Career Academy (HECA). On this episode we dive into the incredible program they offer high schoolers in Hamden.
Applications close on March 17 for the HECA scholarship. Apply online. If you miss this deadline then look out for the application window in early 2024.
Meet the Manufacturers - Scholarship Opportunities
The ManufactureCT Workforce Development Committee is delighted to announce its inaugural scholarship program.
Join us for this special episode with Greg Mickelson the Principal from Standish Executive Search and Marcia LaFemina, the President and CEO at PennGlobe.
Listen to what scholarships are available and how you can apply!
The deadline for MCT scholarship applications is: Friday, March 31st
Apply here: https://manufacturect.org/committees/
Meet the Manufacturers - (City of Bristol)
Join us as we speak with Bristol City Mayor Jeff Caggiano and Justin Malley the Executive Director of Economic and Community Development. Let's find out more about their rich history of manufacturing and how the city supports local manufacturers and creates an environment where they can thrive.
Great show. I listened to the episode with Devra and Mark talking about MakerspaceCT. The guests and host just had a tremendous energy and excitement about manufacturing, especially in CT. I’d highly recommend anyone checking out this show.