The NAM’s MFGTour19

Recently, the leadership from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and The Manufacturing Institute rounded out their State of Manufacturing tour across the US with a stop in the Bay Area. The team was led by the NAM’s CEO and President, Jay Timmons...

Vets talk manufacturing jobs

On Thursday, January 31st 2019, Swords to Plowshares in Oakland hosted a panel discussion of former military servicemembers who are now working at Penumbra, C&H Sugar, SSA Marine, and Corteva. The group discussed careers in manufacturing, how they transitioned...

Let’s talk manufacturing jobs

On Thursday, December 6th 2018, front-line workers from East Bay MUD, AB&I Foundry, Casa Sanchez Foods, and Shell Martinez Refinery convened at the Alameda County Social Services building in downtown Oakland, to discuss what it’s really like to work in...

MFG Day 2018

Manufacturing Day addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, in a coordinated effort, what manufacturing is — and what it isn’t. The National Association of Manufacturers On Friday October...

August CEO Roundtable

Manufacturers in attendance On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018, the CEO’s, COO’s, and Operations leaders from Wisoman Foods, AB&I Foundry, Spicely Organics, OCHO Candy, Industrial Electric Mfg, Galaxy Deserts, Harvest Foods, and Casa Sanchez Foods convened at the...
The World of Bay Area Manufacturing

The World of Bay Area Manufacturing

By James Gardner, AMBayArea Executive Director Welcome to this the inaugural blog for AMBayArea. This is an opportunity to share a little more in depth about the world of Bay Area manufacturing. It’s a big place, actually. With over 8,000 manufacturing firms of every...
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