Women currently hold just 10 percent of manufacturing jobs in our region, but a recently launched program at Gateway Community and Technical College is designed to prepare women for stable, high-paying manufacturing careers.
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.
Westpack is investing nearly $4.5 million and creating 63 full-time jobs.
Kentucky Lt. Governor Jerry Abramson calls the announcement a "tremendous commitment."