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Made In Minnesota: Peerless Chain

Made In Minnesota: Peerless Chain

September 10, 2014 No Comments

Minnesota’s “link” to the world by Andrew Skoog Peerless Chain, located in our own beautiful Winona, is Minnesota’s “link” to the world. In 1917, Joe Bambenek, a fruit salesman, purchased the rights to the “Diamond Link” chain patent from its inventor, and started Peerless Chain. He and his two brothers began manufacturing tire chains for […]

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Sales and Marketing: Reinventing Northstar Aerospace in the Marketplace

Sales and Marketing: Reinventing Northstar Aerospace in the Marketplace

September 10, 2014 No Comments

by Gary Corradi Northstar Aerospace, located in Duluth, Minnesota, has a rich history in the world of contract manufacturing. Our company, like many others across the state, has experienced a very exciting and rigorous roller coaster ride over the past 10 years. We have experienced some very exciting and rapid growth, where one might reflect […]

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Who’s Who: Dr. Adenuga Atewologun, President of Riverland Community College

Who’s Who: Dr. Adenuga Atewologun, President of Riverland Community College

September 10, 2014 No Comments

A Man with Passion by Gloria McDonnell I recently had the opportunity to talk with Adenuga Atewologun (known as “Dr. Nuga”), president of Riverland Community College. The college boasts three campuses—in Austin, Owatonna, and Albert Lea. Dr. Nuga lives his life with a passion for his career, his students, and the community that he serves. […]

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Educator’s Corner: Riverland’s IMMR Instruction Evolves

Educator’s Corner: Riverland’s IMMR Instruction Evolves

September 10, 2014 No Comments

To Train Students in Changing Industry by Peggy Young There is no denying it—the face of manufacturing is changing. Systems have advanced from manual to automated, from human to robotic. What has not changed is the need for skilled labor in manufacturing and engineering—at both entry and advanced levels. Machines are more technologically advanced, more […]

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