TCMA Board of Directors, left to right, Brooks Price, Phoenix Metal Products; Pete Tesch, EDC; Bill Wilcox, Phoenix Metal Products; Jim Turner, Apple Machine & Supply Co.; Angela Ledford, Aluma Tower Company; Jerry Jacques, Advance Machine & Tool; Joe Gorham, Indian River State College; Tammy Roncaglione, CenterState Bank. (missing from photo Kara Wood, Hi-Tide Boat Lifts.) Photo courtesy of TCMA

TREASURE COAST – The Treasure Coast Manufacturers Association, a non-profit trade association created in 2016 to promote the region’s industry, has just celebrated its first year.  ”

Our mission is to strengthen manufacturers’ economic competitiveness and promote the collective interests of manufacturing, distribution and wholesale trading companies in the Treasure Coast region,” said the organization’s president, Jerry Jacques, General Manager of Advanced Machine & Tool in Fort Pierce. “Our kick-off meeting in August 2016 drew more than 100 attendees, making it clear that there is a need for a proactive organization to be the voice of manufacturers.” [read more]

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