Celebrating Manufacturers in Northeast Ohio: NEOMakesThat

 

 

To mark Manufacturing Month this October, and in the run-up to the 2015 [M]Power Manufacturing Assembly on September 30th in Akron, MAGNET is introducing the #NEOMakesThat hashtag. The goal is to spotlight and celebrate the rise of Northeast Ohio manufacturing on Twitter for all to see, thus changing the national perception of our region and fighting misconceptions about manufacturing.

The 60 Tweets in 60 Days campaign will run through September and October, and we’ll be celebrating and highlighting manufacturers in the Northeast Ohio region, along with the products they make. From household names like Sherwin-Williams and Chevrolet, to hidden treasures like Cleveland Whiskey, Reel Grip, and Myers Motors, we will be giving shoutouts via Twitter and other social media channels.

“Northeast Ohio has a rich manufacturing history,” said Ethan Karp, President and CEO of MAGNET. “Some companies, like Wooster Brush, have been making products in the region for 150 years, while others are much more recent additions to our proud roster of local makers.”

Also as part of the kick off to Ohio Manufacturing Month, MAGNET has partnered again with Crain’s Cleveland Business to present the [M]Power Manufacturing Assembly. This, the second year of the event, takes place on the morning of September 30th at the John S. Knight Center in Akron, and will feature 400+ manufacturing attendees. Tickets are moving fast, so local manufacturers are encouraged to buy their tickets in advance.

Follow us on Twitter (@MAGNETOhio) to participate in our 60 Tweets in 60 Days campaign, watch #NEOMakesThat take off, and find out more about the [M]Power event by visiting http://www.manufacturingsuccess.org/mpower and join us at the Knight Center in Akron on September 30th.

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