Opportunities Abound for Women in Manufacturing

Opportunities Abound for Women in Manufacturing

Sure, 50 or even 25 years ago, seeing a female worker in a manufacturing plant was an anomoly.

Today, however, there’s no limit to what women can do in the ever-growing manufacturing field. It’s all a matter of being prepared, said Tracie Roberts, vice president of Montville Plastics, at a recent Geauga Economic Leadership breakfast.

Along with two other women in manufacturing leadership positions, Roberts explained that women with and without college degrees can make an impact. Younger women can begin in high school by pursuing a trade or vocational school for training or, if a traditional college is desired, seeking a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) degree.

Roberts believes that women should seek out a mentor in an area in which they would like to succeed, helping them to define and achieve their career goals.

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Exciting Projects Coming to Cleveland

Exciting Projects Coming to Cleveland

The Montville team attended The Who’s Who in Building & Construction Showcase in Cleveland on April 17th. It was a fantastic afternoon walking the show hall and meeting with various industry vendors. There’s a lot of energy in the city and plenty of great projects happening right in our back yard!