More than 1,000 students, business owners and members of the community attended the "What's So Cool About Manufacturing" Awards Ceremony on Tuesday evening, March 7, 2018.
There are 36,500 manufacturing jobs in the Lehigh Valley area of Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. What's So Cool About Manufacturing aims to educate middle school students about manufacturing careers and opportunities. Each year the What's So Cool About Manufacturing Video contest builds excitement in students across Pennsylvania to explore cool manufacturing careers and produce profiles of companies. Each contest features an online vote for its Viewers Choice Award. This year, Reading Northeast Middle School produced a video about our parent company, The Rose Corporation. Please log on and vote at: https://www.whatssocool.org/contests/berks-schuylkill/
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The Rose Corporation recenly donated labor and materials to construct a steel door frame and base to for The Reading Fire Department. The Reading Eagle featured an article about the door and donation and we ar eproud to have received a letter of thanks and recognition from the Reading Fire Department. We are proud supporters of the Reading community.
Last week, we welcomed Deb Heffner, the Business Outreach Director of the Greater Reading Economic Partnership and Randy Peers, the