June 5th 2018
Six Florida companies received statewide recognition as the 2018 winners of the second annual Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards. The awards, recognizing high performing manufacturers in six categories, were announced and presented June 1 at the Governor's Sterling Awards Banquet in Orlando.
May 1st 2018
A continuation of the cybersecurity discussion - Learn exactly why and how foreign adversaries are currently cyber attacking Florida-based manufacturers, and what you can do to prevent negative impacts on your business. During this webinar, cybersecurity is broken into five core areas that every business owner and manager can comprehend and take action upon. This is not a technical workshop, but a business conversation. Learn specifically how a cyber-attack can directly impact the overall health and wellness of the organization
April 30th 2018
The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes today announced that 27 manufacturing companies have been named as finalists for the second Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards. The winners, chosen from the finalists, will be announced at the 2018 Governor's Sterling Awards Banquet at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes on June 1 in Orlando.
April 6th 2018
The House and Senate passed a massive FY18 Omnibus Appropriations package (HR 1625) funding the federal government through September 30th averting another government shutdown and the need for another Continuing Resolution.
April 6th 2018
FloridaMakes, an industry-led public-private partnership aimed at improving the productivity and technological performance of Florida’s manufacturing companies and strengthening the state’s manufacturing economy, has appointed Larry L. Bull, president and chief executive officer, Createch Machine & Design, to its board of directors.