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Hurricane Irma Relief

September 16th 2017

FloridaMakes is here for you….. Hurricane Irma had devastating effects on many regions in the state of Florida. While the full effect of the high winds and surging water will not be fully known for days, we know many businesses are still without power, critical supplies, and may have suffered loss or damage. FloridaMakes is gathering important information on relief funds, grants and other assistance available to manufactures across the state.

FloridaMakes Appoints Ed Phelan, Maritech Machine, Inc., and Roy Sweatman, Southern Manufacturing Technologies, Inc., to Statewide Board of Directors

August 29th 2017

(ORLANDO, FL) Aug. 29, 2017 – FloridaMakes, an industry-led public-private partnership aimed at improving the productivity and technological performance of Florida’s manufacturing companies and strengthening the state’s manufacturing economy, has appointed Ed Phelan, vice president of operations, Maritech Machine, Inc., Panama City, and Roy Sweatman, president of Southern Manufacturing Technologies, Inc., Tampa, to its board of directors.

Seven Florida Manufacturers Recognized with 2017 Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards

June 5th 2017

ORLANDO – Seven Florida manufacturing companies received statewide recognition as the 2017 winners of the first Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards. The awards, recognizing high performing manufacturers in six categories, were announced and presented at the 2017 Governor's Sterling Awards Banquet at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes on June 2 in Orlando.

FloridaMakes Appoints Dr. Jerry Parrish, Florida Chamber Foundation, to Board of Directors

May 22nd 2017

(ORLANDO, FL) May 22, 2017 – FloridaMakes, an industry-led nonprofit aimed at improving the productivity and technological performance of the state’s manufacturing companies and strengthening the state’s manufacturing sector, has appointed Dr. Jerry Parrish to its board of directors. Parrish is the chief economist and the director of research for the Florida Chamber Foundation.

Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes Announce Finalists for the Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards

May 10th 2017

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes today announced that 28 manufacturing companies have been named as finalists for the first Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards. The winners, chosen from the finalists, will be announced at the 2017 Governor's Sterling Awards Banquet at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes on June 2 in Orlando.

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