This week I am VERY excited to be welcoming Kristin Carlson to the show! Kristin Carlson is President of Peerless Precision, Inc., in Westfield, MA; a small precision machine shop specializing in the manufacture of small, complex mechanical components mainly for the Aerospace and Defense Industries. Kristin is also currently the President of the Western […]
Empowering Women in Manufacturing And Business Podcast: #142 Leading Youth Into the Manufacturing Industry with Kristin CarlsonLeave a Comment
Manufacturing is an amazing career choice and people seem not to understand that they can have a wonderful life taking up a career in this industry. Our guest today is passionate about informing kids and their parents that just because you go into a trade and start working right out of high school, does […]
The most important asset any organization has is its team, a team is a group of people that come together to achieve a common goal. We need our team to run machines, inspect parts, provide customer service, build quotes and programs, place orders, etc. More importantly, we need a well-trained team. Every single person […]
The Job Shops first interview with a female Job Shop Owner, Kristin Carlson of Peerless Precision out of Western Massachusetts. Kristin shares her experience of being a woman in a male-dominated industry as well as how dedicated she is growing her workforce and her commitment to the custom part manufacturing business. Listen below!
I went to a 4-year college because that was what I was supposed to do, and guess what? I left after 2 1/2 years. I am part of a generation that was told that vocational schools were not an option, or that they were for those who had no chance of ever going to college. […]
More than Following in Dad’s Footsteps: Growing & Transforming into a Next Generation Manufacturer Company Profile Peerless Precision, Inc. (PPI) is a small, 20 person, family-owned job shop that specializes in the manufacture of precision machined parts for the aerospace, defense, and medical devices industries. Their area of expertise is when tolerances of .0001″ or […]
WMNTMA and local precision machine shops, Precise Turning & Manufacturing and Peerless Precision Inc., carry on their annual Pig Roast launched by the late president of PPI, Larry A. Maier. The fun-filled roast’s primary mission is to build funding dollars for the Larry A. Maier Memorial Fund through the generous sponsors of the event. All […]