Chamber Leading Tour of Manufacturers for School Leaders


WHEN: Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

WHAT: The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce and the North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation will be coordinating a tour of local manufacturers. The tour is aimed at connecting school superintendents and educators with advanced manufacturing as part of the Chamber’s effort to break down stigmas of careers in manufacturing. The goal of the tour will be to promote careers in manufacturing and provide insight for those leading educational programs and advising students on career decisions.

WHERE: Bus departs Chamber of Commerce, 860 South Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 at 8:00 AM.

Rocheleau Tool & Die, 117 Industrial Road, Fitchburg, MA 01420 at 8:30 AM

Burkhart-Phelan, Inc., 2 Shaker Road, Shirley, MA, 01464, at 10:00 AM

NYPRO, 112 Barnum Rd. Devens, MA 01434 at 11:15 AM

Mount Wachusett Community College, Devens Manufacturing Center, 1 Jackson Road, Devens, MA, 12:30 AM

WHO: Superintendents of Schools in North Central Massachusetts; Legislative Delegation of North Central Massachusetts; Economic Development and Business Leaders; Chamber of Commerce staff