Blog: Blog

Impact Washington Welcomes New Account Executive, Joseph Gosar, to Our Western Washington Team.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 | News Release
Impact Washington is pleased to announce the hiring of Joseph Gosar as our latest Account Executive, representing the Western Washington Region. As an Account Executive, Gosar is responsible fo... Read More

Craig Doan, Chief Food Scientist with Impact Washington and part of the MEP network

Monday, March 9, 2020 | FSMA, Manufacturing
Created in 1988, the Manufacturing Extension Partnership’s purpose is to provide small and medium-sized manufacturers with the help needed to succeed by improving productivity, economic comp... Read More

WEDA Recognizes Geoff Lawrence at 2020 Economic Development Awards.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 | Economic Development, Manufacturing, News Release
Washington Economic Development Association Celebrates 25 Years of Success and Excellence in Economic Development with 2020 WEDA Economic Development Awards February 5, 2020, Washington – The l... Read More

US Manufacturing Needs Study: Robotics & Technology

Monday, January 6, 2020 | Manufacturing, Robotics
We need your help! The first 200 participants* who answer our survey will receive a $20 Amazon gift card for their valued time! We know robotics and automation can help address key production challe... Read More

Impact Washington Announces 2020 Business Operations Workshop Series

Thursday, December 19, 2019 | Lean, Manufacturing
4-Session Series Offers Small Manufacturers, Entrepreneurs, and Start-Ups Fresh Ideas, New Tools and Approaches to Improve Operations Functions Small business owners and management executives within ... Read More

Impact Washington Teams Up with Local Partners To Offer Robotics Workshops in 2020

Monday, December 9, 2019 | Manufacturing, News Release
Innovative partnership integrates local expertise to help Washington State manufacturers learn how cobots can add value to their workforce challenges. Individuals from Impact Washington, Rapid Design... Read More

Impact Washington Announces Partnership of NEW SME Track at PNAA Advance / 2020 Conference

Monday, December 2, 2019 | Manufacturing, News Release
Bothell, WA (Dec. 2, 2019) Impact Washington today announced its partnership with PNAA to bring an SME Track to the Advance / 2020 Conference in Seattle, February 3-5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center... Read More

Impact Washington Boosts Support for New Manufacturing, Rural and Underserved Business Clients

Friday, October 25, 2019 | Manufacturing, News Release
Reorganization puts more resources in the field to help Washington manufacturers innovate, grow and reach new markets Bothell, WA (Oct. 25, 2019)  – Impact Washington will boost outr... Read More

Learn What NIST SP 800-171 is and Who Needs to Follow It?

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | Cybersecurity, Manufacturing
This article originally appeared on IndustryWeek. Guest blog post by Traci Spencer, Grant Program Manager for TechSolve, Inc., the southwest regional partner of the Ohio MEP, part of the MEP National ... Read More

5 WAYS TO BE CYBER SECURE AT WORK

Friday, October 11, 2019 | Cybersecurity, Manufacturing
Businesses face significant financial loss when a cyber attack occurs. In 2018, the U.S. business sector had the largest number of data breaches ever recorded: 571 breaches. Cybercriminals often rely ... Read More