manufacturing jobs http://wmub.org en Raise the Floor, Women in Manufacturing http://wmub.org/post/raise-floor-women-manufacturing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Women currently hold just 10 percent of manufacturing jobs in our region, but a recently launched program at <a href="http://www.gateway.kctcs.edu/" target="_blank">Gateway Community and Technical College</a> is designed to prepare women for stable, high-paying manufacturing careers. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 19596 at http://wmub.org Raise the Floor, Women in Manufacturing Covington toasts newest job creator http://wmub.org/post/covington-toasts-newest-job-creator <p>Kentucky is raising a glass to the newest company bringing jobs to the commonwealth. The Russian bottle decorating and packaging company is opening a manufacturing facility in Covington.</p><p>Westpack is investing nearly $4.5 million and creating 63 full-time jobs.</p><p>Kentucky Lt. Governor Jerry Abramson calls the announcement a "tremendous commitment."</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:46:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 9091 at http://wmub.org Covington toasts newest job creator