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Jasmine Agnor

WANTED: WA County Manufacturers

Washington County Manufacturers: We Need Your Help! Consider opening your doors to allow high school students to tour your facility during National Manufacturing Day on October 4. When you open your doors for a few hours to students, you open students eyes to exciting careers and fill your future…

Becoming A Lean Savant Book Launch – Interview with Author Gary Conner

Two time Shingo Prize winner Gary Conner recently published his latest book, ‘Becoming a Lean Savant’. Gary is a veteran consultant having spent thirty years consulting to over 350 companies and facilitating more than 1500 project across the US and Canada. He has worked with manufacturers in…

Seven Tips for Continuous Improvement

If you’ve been in manufacturing for any length of time, you know that continuous improvement is both the key to success, but also difficult to sustain. That’s why OMEP hosts regular learning tours to allow manufacturers to learn from one another, gathering information, feedback, and ideas for their own…

Redmond Students Make Oregon Proud

Three students from Redmond High School who are part of the Panther Tech Manufacturing Team in Redmond, Oregon, recently beat out many high school students across Oregon to win Gold in Automated Manufacturing Technology as part of SkillsUSA Oregon. Dan Kernion, their teacher, was formerly a…

Understanding Your Smallest Viable Market: Personas for Manufacturers

As a manufacturer, you probably wear many hats at once. We talk to clients who are their company’s marketer, salesperson, production manager, and janitor. Even if that isn’t the case and you have a team who fills some of those roles for you, marketing in the manufacturing sector is challenging.With…

5 Reasons You Should Attend the Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit

Each year over 250 manufacturers gather for the Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit. This year’s event is only a few weeks away! If you haven’t signed up yet, here are a few great reasons you should consider attending. Learn about the life-savings products being created right here in Oregon from RevMedx.

Thank You, Oregon Manufacturers!

  This holiday season, we are grateful to you who make, manufacture and create We’re grateful for you, Oregon manufacturers. You keep the economy moving forward by creating quality products, and employing thousands of Oregonians with living wage jobs. From the farmers who cultivate nutritious food, the businesses…

2018 MFG Day Re-Cap

Another Manufacturing Day in the books! Although manufacturing Month lasts all year, many Manufacturing Day events take place on the official MFG Day, October 5, 2018. Over 2,700 events were celebrated nationally, with many more scheduled throughout the year. Get all the details here 2018 Oregon Manufacturing Day Highlights…

It’s Manufacturing Awards Season

OMEP is proud of our award-winning clients throughout the state. Its awards season again! Learn about new opportunities available for your company. 2018 Best Manufacturers to Work For in Oregon The survey, now in its second year, is designed to showcase Oregon manufacturers that go above and beyond…

Science + Innovation Awards Presented by Manufacturing USA – Calling All Innovators

Manufacturing USA is helping to honor the next generation of innovative leaders through partnering with the Creators of the Teen Choice Awards in an all new, first-of-its-kind Science + Innovation Awards.  We need your help in nominating those rising stars already positively impacting their communities through what they make! Earlier this…