The manufacturing sector has actually posted employment gains in two consecutive years. It currently employs 574,000 Pennsylvanians, but Governor Tom Corbett says we can do better. Corbett and key members of his administration unveiled the Governor’s Manufacturing Advisory Council report at four, statewide events Tuesday afternoon.
Zippo President and CEO Greg Booth is a member of the advisory council.
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Pictured, Westport Axel Director of Manufacturing, Allen Fink gives Governor Tom Corbett a tour of the Lehigh Valley manufacturing facility. The Governor was there to announce the Governor's Manufacturing Advisory Council findings and recommendations during a visit to the company.
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