28
Jun

Endress+Hauser’s Adrianna Swift named among the 2019 honorees

Endress+Hauser‘s Adrianna Swift has been named among Putman Media‘s 2019 class of Influential Women in Manufacturing. The 27 honorees are recognized for their change leadership in manufacturing—their risk-embracing work that serves to move the needle on asset management and reliability, digital transformation, workforce development, and other elements critical to ensuring the manufacturing industry’s readiness to...
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27
Jun

Tate & Lyle’s Arial Ruble named one of the most Influential Women in Manufacturing

Tate & Lyle, a global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, announced that Arial Ruble, Refinery Manager at the company’s facility in Loudon, Tennessee, has been included in Putman Media’s  Influential Women in Manufacturing Class of 2019. The industry news publisher recognized Arial in this national award program for her leadership at work, where...
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8
May

Influential Women in Manufacturing launches first of its kind Career Development and Gender Diversity Survey

These numbers speak loudly for those of us working in the many facets of manufacturing: Women make up 47% of the U.S. labor force Women make up 29% of the manufacturing workforce As the U.S. manufacturing industry faces significant skilled-labor shortages, manufacturing plants and facilities are simultaneously contending with critical leadership transitions at all levels. Knowing...
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10
Apr

Meet Corlis Murray, Senior Vice President, Quality Assurance, Regulatory and Engineering Services at Abbott

In a recent article for Forbes, author Nicole Fisher interviews Corlis Murray, Senior Vice President, Quality Assurance, Regulatory and Engineering Services at Abbott. As the top engineer at Abbott, a $31 billion heath care company, Corlis Murray knows a thing or two about being a successful woman in the STEM world. But it’s not her...
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8
Apr

New bill could help reduce sexual harassment in STEM

In a recent article for The Hill, author Emily Birnbaum examines a new bill to combat sexual harassment in STEM. A group of Democratic senators, including 2020 contender Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), on Thursday introduced a bill aimed at combating sexism within the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. The bill, called the Combating...
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15
Mar

ExxonMobil to provide $5 million in grants to help empower women

In association with International Women’s Day and the company’s Women’s Economic Opportunity Initiative, ExxonMobil announced on March 8 that it will provide $5 million in grants to support local and global organizations dedicated to empowering women economically. The company spends about $500 million each year with women-owned businesses. “Research shows that when women manage their...
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13
Mar

Meet Annette Rippert, an executive for Accenture

The WashingtonExec recently profiled Sonam Motwani, an executive for Accenture. Last year, Accenture executive Annette Rippert was recognized as the National Association of Female Executives’ STEM Champion in Technology, honoring her work in helping women and girls succeed in science, technology, engineering and math. Rippert, who leads Accenture Technology in North America, sits on the...
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