By Jennifer Ferrero
Washington has many great industries that generate jobs and products internationally. One of those industries caters to aerospace and many others with advanced materials and composites.
Keyed into advances in composites manufacturing for all industries, the Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing is an advocate and voice for the industry.
In a recent article by Business Climate, http://www.businessclimate.com, they write about the composites focus in Washington State.
Full article: http://businessclimate.com/washington-economic-development/washington-state-fashions-advanced-materials-breakthroughs-0
In the piece, our Executive Director, Mary Kaye Bredeson, said the high level of composites training provided in our community college system, and the 90% graduation placement rate, “…really showcases that Washington is serious about bringing companies here because we have skilled workforce from which to hire”.