2015 Conference Media Coverage & Photos

The 2015 SC Manufacturing Conference and Expo received considerable news coverage from across the state.

A sampling:

  • SC Biz News’ coverage partner, 7 On Your Side, covered the Conference/Expo, which included the Salute to Manufacturing Awards Luncheon and Governor Nikki Haley’s keynote speech. 7 On Your Side also covered the SCRA Career Fair.
  • Fox Carolina covered all aspects of the Conference/Expo, as well as the Greenville Technical College Advanced Manufacturing Job Fair.
  • NBC affiliate WYFF also covered the Job Fair.
  • The Greenville News ran a story on Governor Nikki Haley’s keynote speech and her comments on a union’s attempt to organize workers at Boeing.
  • Charleston’s Post and Courier and The State in Columbia also ran articles.
  • Charlotte’s citybizlist covered Borg Warner winning the Silver Crescent Award at the Salute to Manufacturing Awards Luncheon.
  • Governor Haley’s entire keynote speech can be found here, courtesy of WBTV in Charlotte.
  • Upstate SC Alliance saluted the winners of all manufacturing excellence awards.
  • ECPI presented the Smart Choice SC Award to Toray Industries. The award honors a company that has made a significant economic development announcement benefiting South Carolina.
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Governor Haley talked to the media after the awards luncheon.