A local group of Women in Manufacturing are launching an Oregon chapter of WiM. As part of the national organization, WiM Oregon will support, promote and inspire women who are pursuing or considering careers in manufacturing. We hope to encourage
As someone who literally grew up in a family-owned production plant, I was surprised - and disappointed - to discover how few females were in manufacturing when I graduated in the early 80s and started my management career in food processing. More shocking are recent statistics showing an erosion of the gains I witnessed then... A 2013 survey found the
According to SME,
These are statistics we hope to change. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.