‘The heartbeat of Palatka:’ Brother-sister duo talk lifelong commitment to Georgia-Pacific mill

Courtesy of  Jacksonville Business Journal - By Dahlia Ghabour   Though the Georgia-Pacific pulp and paper mill is just outside the Palatka city limits, so many people work there that its impact can be felt throughout the community. More than 900 people carry Georgia-Pacific’s scan badge on a lanyard, and when they visit the grocery … Continue reading ‘The heartbeat of Palatka:’ Brother-sister duo talk lifelong commitment to Georgia-Pacific mill

For manufacturers, a complex mix can determine location

Courtesy of   –  The New York Times By Ellen Rosen July 2018 John Saunders had an unlikely path to becoming a manufacturer. Born in rural Ohio, he ventured east to study entrepreneurship at Babson College in Boston and then moved to New York, where he worked in the finance industry focusing on real estate. But … Continue reading For manufacturers, a complex mix can determine location

SJR State Hosts Engineering Technology & Advanced Manufacturing Info Sessions

Courtesy of St. Johns River State College St. Johns River State College will hold information sessions for its new program in engineering technology and advanced manufacturing. The College announced in June that a new program funded by the Florida Job Growth Grant program will train students to be part of the next generation of engineering … Continue reading SJR State Hosts Engineering Technology & Advanced Manufacturing Info Sessions

JinkoSolar Hiring Event July 25

JinkoSolar, a global leader in the solar industry, is hiring for their new Jacksonville location. The Cecil Commerce Center plant will be the Shanghai-based company’s first U.S. manufacturing location. JinkoSolar is one of the fastest growing and most reliable Photovoltaic (PV) suppliers in the United States and Canada. The company will be conducting on the … Continue reading JinkoSolar Hiring Event July 25