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First State Manufacturing announces that Alejandra Barrios has been promoted to the position of Production Administrator. “Ms. Barrios has been able to effectively bring our team closer together to improve work and production efficiency.  Her ability to effectively communicate is essential, said President and Chief Operations Officer David Hitchens and her contributions are highly valued.” Growing from humble beginnings in 1997, First State Manufacturing has become an award winning company...

DATE:   August 9, 2015
SOURCE:   First State Manufacturing

Milford, DE – On Wednesday, August 5th, First State Manufacturing in Milford, Delaware welcomed Governor Jack Markell and Delaware Economic Director Bernice Whaley to their manufacturing facility for a tour and presentation by the Small Business Administration.  The tour was joined by community leaders from the Milford Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Milford Inc., Milford City officials, elected Delaware state officials, representatives from business development initiatives in Kent and Sussex counties...

DATE:   August 7, 2015
SOURCE:   First State Manufacturing

First State Manufacturing announces that Corey McGill has been promoted to the position of Assistant Manager of Purchasing & Materials. “Mr. McGill has been with us for five years. We were fortunate that he ‘came with the building’ when we relocated, said President and Chief Operations Officer, David Hitchens. “His attention to detail and inventory practices are the backbone of our continued success with 100% on time delivery ratings.” Growing...

DATE:   August 1, 2015
SOURCE:   First State Manufacturing

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that Scott Crothers has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Marketing and Contract Administration. “Mr. Crothers has been with First State Manufacturing since 2011 and has been instrumental in the growth of the company,” said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Eli Valenzuela. “When he took over his department, he immersed himself in developing and fostering the strong partnerships we have...

DATE:   July 18, 2015
SOURCE:   First State Manufacturing

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that Jennifer Rose has been promoted to the position of Comptroller. “Ms. Rose brought her six plus years of negotiation and material management skills to First State Manufacturing just less than two years ago and has had a tremendous influence on our ability to provide on-time delivery and quality customer service,” said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Eli Valenzuela. “Her promotion is an...

DATE:   June 18, 2015
SOURCE:   First State Manufacturing