On Thursday, February 14th, members and guests of MRMA were given a tour of the Hale Products facilities in Ocala. We learned of their history and growth in the Ocala area, as well as the various specialty products that they produce. In May 1994, Hale Products was acquired by IDEX Corporation, located in Northbrook, IL.
It is with great honor that Governor Scott initiated a Florida Proclamation declaring the 2018 Manufacturing Day/Month.
It is with heavy heart that we announce the passing of our good friend, business colleague and Executive Director of MRMA. Rob passed away July 30, 2018 of an apparent heart attack. Rob was an integral part of MRMA, always keeping the members up-to-date on the happenings within the manufacturing community, as well as the political discussions/actions
MRMA has organized and chaired business advisory committees for CF and the Marion County school system for all programs related to Engineering/Manufacturing and Logistics. Rob Adamiak, MRMA Executive Director has chaired these committees in the past however individuals from industry have stepped up to lead these committees for 2018/19 school year. Mike Schwambach from SPX
NEW Local CDL Driving Program Offers Solution to Local, State, and National Challenge. Marion County Public Schools has part of the answer to a local, state, and national shortage of commercial truck drivers – a new program training local drivers in our own backyard. Booster Stadium on Northeast 36th Avenue will be the home of
Dale Toney, Instructor of the Robotics, Automation, and Design Academy, RAD, at MTI was recently awarded a Grand Prize in The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation Teacher Innovator Awards. He will receive a five-day “Innovation Immersion Experience” at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Michigan which will take place from July 28-August 2, 2018. The trip includes roundtrip
Manufacturing Days at The Capitol MRMA Executive Director, Rob Adamiak will be going up to Tallahassee January 31 and February 1 to meet with legislators regarding issues important to manufacturers and logistics companies. If you have issues that you would like to be addressed, please contact him. There are several issues that we are currently
The MRMA 14th Annual Golf Tournament was held on Thursday May 11 with 30 teams registered. It was a great success with all having a great time. Many compliments were received regarding the efficient planning of the event. Many thanks to our golf tournament chair, Whitt Harper. Also many thanks to our Title Sponsor Lockheed
MRMA is excited to once again offer an endowed scholarship at CF for full or part time students working toward a degree or certification. Preference is given to MRMA member employees and family members. Application is attached. MRMA Scholarship Flyer 2017Scholarship Application MRMA 2017