October 9, 2017 Megan McQuade

5th Annual Arizona Manufacturers Month – October 2017

TruPath joins manufacturers operating in Arizona to celebrate the 5th Annual Arizona Manufacturers Month.

Did you know that Arizona is Top 5 in the Nation for Space and Defense Manufacturing, according to the Arizona Commerce Authority? Dedicated to growing and strengthening the local economy, the ACA is Arizona’s leading economic development organization. In addition, Arizona is home to RevAZ. Part of the ACA, this program supports the growth and success of manufacturers in the state.

Manufacturing Day

On Friday, October 6th, TruPath attended Mesa Community College’s Manufacturing Day. We toured the Advanced Manufacturing Labs and explored the programs Arizona Advanced Manufacturing Institute (AzAMI) had to offer.

Occurring on the first Friday in October, Manufacturing Day is a celebration meant to inspire the next generation. However, several other manufacturing events occur in the state throughout the month.

Arizona Manufacturers MonthDuring our visit, we met Joseph Martinez, Mesa Community College’s Program Director of Manufacturing, Applied Sciences, and Technology. His experience and passion for the industry are truly inspiring. Because of this, he continues to encourage Mesa Community College to adapt to industry needs. In his “classroom” students learn skills hands-on. According to Joseph, his students have seen tremendous success in finding manufacturing opportunities in Arizona.


Advanced Manufacturing Event

While several Manufacturing Day events occur on October 6th, it’s not too late to attend one in your area. Click HERE for more Arizona Manufacturers Month Events.

On October 12, TruPath is heading to the Advanced Manufacturing Event, hosted by Arizona@Work. Participants can learn about career opportunities, industry outlook, and trends.

As a trusted manufacturing recruitment source for more than a decade, TruPath has the industry knowledge and a proven model. We help our partners feel comfortable in their search for a candidate.

Through our TruProcess, we are able to consistently deliver exceptional candidates that help organizations continue down successful paths. Contact TruPath today in order to tell us about your staffing needs.