CFCC to Host Manufacturing Day Expo
Wilmington, NC – Cape Fear Community College will host a Manufacturing Day Expo from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2023. The expo will be held at CFCC’s North Campus (4500 Blue Clay Road, Castle Hayne) in the NB Building. The Manufacturing Day Expo aims to inspire and attract the next generation of manufacturers, foster collaboration between local businesses, and shed light on the numerous career opportunities available within the manufacturing sector.
Current and prospective students, as well as community members, are invited to attend the event. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about training opportunities available at CFCC, meet Cape Fear manufacturers, and apply for open positions. Manufacturers in attendance include but are not limited to:
- Acme Smoked Fish
- Cardinal Foods
- Champion Valves
- Custom Metal Products
- Edwards, Inc.
- Flow Sciences
- GE Aerospace
- HSM Machine Works
- Industrial Reliability & Repair, LLC
- International Longshoremen’s Association
- JCC Outdoor Products – Wilmington Grill
- J&J Snack Foods
- Marine Repair Services Products
- Pegasus Steel
- Southern Industrial
- Sonic Systems
- Sturdy Corporation
- Tri-Tech Forensics, Inc.
“We are excited to hose the Manufacturing Day Expo and to support the growth of the manufacturing sector in our community,” said Jim Morton, CFCC President. “This event will serve as a bridge between industry leaders, educational institutions, and the wider community, helping to strengthen the local manufacturing workforce.”
Employers who are interested in participating in the event can reach out to Erin Easton, CFCC Workforce Training and Development Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.