Recognition for Hynes
Hynes Industries, a North American supplier of strip steel, roll-formed shapes and flat-wire products, was recently recognized as an outstanding supplier at the Wabash National Corp.’s annual supplier conference. This is the third year in a row that Hynes has been recognized for supplying Wabash with custom roll-formed parts including roof bows, corrugated scuff, horizontal A-track, nose posts and logistic side posts.
“We are honored to be recognized with our third- consecutive supplier award from Wabash National,” said Michael Giambattista, vice president for marketing and sales.
Hynes Industries has served the metalworking industry for more than 85 years. Its on-site steel service center stocks more than 36 million pounds of prime quality steel to support customer needs. Hynes received a platinum award for excellence in supply chain performance delivery, quality, cost and innovation. A limited number of suppliers received awards for exceptional performance to help the organization meet customer needs.
Speaker at event
A Youngstown native, Mark Sniderman, executive vice president and chief policy officer at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, will discuss his views on the economy for 2013 and beyond at the Regional Chamber’s annual Economic Forecast Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 7 at Mr. Anthony’s, 7440 South Ave., Boardman.
In addition, the Chamber will sum up its 2012 economic development efforts in a video presentation.
Sniderman is responsible for guiding the Federal Reserve Bank’s economic research and community development efforts. He joined the bank’s Research Department as an economist in 1976 and moved up the ranks until assuming his current position in 2007.
Registration is required. Cost is $25 for chamber members and $35 for nonmembers. To register, contact Jennifer Mascardine at 330-744-2131, ext. 12, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org, or register online at www.regionalchamber.com and click on Upcoming Events. The annual breakfast is sponsored by First National Bank.
Award for Foerster
Dale Foerster, vice president of the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition and Starr Manufacturing, was recently recognized by The Manufacturing Institute, Deloitte, University of Phoenix and the Society of Manufacturing Engineers with a Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Award for her excellence and leadership in manufacturing.
As vice president of MVMC, Foerster provides leadership and strategic direction, recruits members, interfaces with local education and training providers, and promotes manufacturing career pathways to the community.
Vindicator staff reports
Selected local stocks
Aqua America, .70, 26.87 .27
Clear Channel, .29 32.30 .32
Cortland Bancorp, 9.85—.35
Farmers Nat., .126.39 —.02
First Energy, 2.20, 39.89.48
FirstMerit Corp., .64,15.14 .03
First Niles Financial, .32,6.50.00
First Place Fin., .0051—.00
FNB Corp., .48,11.20—.05
General Electric, .76,22.04.74
Motors Liquidation, .0422.00
Huntington Bank, .16, 7.00.00
JP Morgan Chase, 1.20,46.46.02
Key Corp, .20,9.28—.06
LaFarge, 15.80 —.15
Macy’s, .80, 38.42.35
Parker Hannifin, 1.64, 93.702.34
RTI Intl. Metals,29.21.38
Simon Prop. Grp.,4.40,159.89—.01
Stoneridge 5.91 .06
United Community Fin. 3.1510.0210
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