Women in Manufacturing Summit Podcast: Allison Grealis, WIM Director
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Women from across the country converged on Dearborn, Mich., this week for the third annual Women in Manufacturing Summit.

Driving the two-day event was Allison Grealis, WIM director, who explained in an exclusive podcast interview how the summit evolved from a small group of women in manufacturing to a large-scale conference which attracted nearly 300 women leaders. She also spoke about partnering with schools to get the next generation of women involved in the workforce, and how the summit helps women in leadership roles break down barriers of a male-dominated workplace.


The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) was the host of this year’s summit which spotlights the success stories of women in industry through panel discussions, educational sessions and several plant tours at local companies.

Grealis announced that the WIM Summit 2014 will be held in Chicago.

For more on the Women in Manufacturing Summit, see additional coverage on ThomasNet News Career Journal.

Other ThomasNet News Women in Manufacturing Podcasts:

Women in Manufacturing Summit Podcast: Sherry Welsh, Blue Sky Transformations

Women in Manufacturing Summit Podcast: Diana Perreiah, Alcoa, on Advanced Manufacturing

Women in Manufacturing Summit Podcast: Lori and Traci Tapani, Wyoming Machine

 

 

 

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