NYS Manufacturing Now

NYS Manufacturing Now

NYS Manufacturing Now is FuzeHub’s premier podcast with two main goals. The first, is to showcase new technologies and innovations developed right here in New York. The second, is to close the knowledge gap of small-medium size manufacturers about the NYS resources that can help them solutions to business and technical challenges.

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November 15, 2021 20 min
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In a podcast with New York State Manufacturing Now, FuzeHub’s Steve Melito talks to Heidi Quinlivan, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at New Scale Technologies, about what the company does better than anyone else – and what manufacturers need to know about automation.

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August 30, 2021 22 min

Scott Sherin, Vice President for Business Development and Strategy at Alstom, recently spoke with New York State Manufacturing Now about the company’s commitment to New York State and plans for the future. Joel Wood, Director of NAmTrans, co-hosted this podcast with FuzeHub’s Steve Melito.

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August 25, 2021 17 min

Allen Connely, Chief Executive Officer at Mozaic, recently spoke with New York State Manufacturing Now about the organization’s manufacturing capabilities, defense contracting, and work with startups. The conversation also covered New York State’s support for Mozaic, which includes a FuzeHub grant to accelerate face mask production for the ongoing fight against COVID-19.

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August 18, 2021 17 min

Cathy Ma, Vice President of Platform Growth and Engagement at Thomas, is a driving force behind the company’s Industrial Survey Reports and COVID-19 Response System, which is helping manufacturers and distributors of personal protective equipment (PPE) to reach buyers. In New York State, NY MEP is working with ThomasNet to identify NYS companies who can supply PPE. 

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July 28, 2021 14 min

FuzeHub spoke to Dr. Scott Ferguson, Executive Director at the Institute for Rural Vitality, and Seth Brown, Program Staff Assistant, about how the extensive resources at SUNY Cobleskill, like the Mohawk Valley Farm and Food Business Incubator & Accelerator, leverage access to resources such as commercial kitchens, and dairy and meat processing facilities to ignite growth in rural New York.

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East/West Industries of Ronkonkama, New York, designs and manufactures products that save aircrew lives. The Long Island-based company is globally recognized as a trusted member of the defense and aerospace supply chains. For over five decades, East/West has been a women-owned small business that solves difficult challenges for both military and civilian customers.

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July 7, 2021 7 min

Train, Develop, Optimize (TDO) is the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) center for Central New York, a region that spans Onondaga, Madison, Oswego, Cortland, and Cayuga counties. From Kata and Kaizen to technology commercialization and value stream mapping, TDO reported $184M in new and retained sales over a recent five-year period.   

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June 28, 2021 13 min

Cybersecurity is like a used car you’ve been thinking about buying. You can talk about it. You can ask what it’s like to drive it. Or you can get in, start it up, and put it in gear. Until you put yourself in the driver’s seat, you won’t really know how it performs. Typically, you’ll take a test drive before taking out a loan. That’s a smart move. Otherwise, you could find yourself stranded when it’s time to get to work.

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June 16, 2021 22 min

JelikaLite is a biotechnology company in New York City that is developing individualized solutions for children with autism, a complex condition that is characterized by problems with communications, behavior, and social skills. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the estimated prevalence of autism has risen from 1 child per 166 in 2004 to 1 child in 54 in 2020.  

Katya Sverdlov, CFA, Esq., Chie...

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Elena Garuc, executive director of FuzeHub, recently spoke with NYS Manufacturing Now about FuzeHub’s previous successes, current programs, and plans for the future. From the Manufacturer Solutions Program to the Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund (and beyond), FuzeHub is providing NYS manufacturing and technology companies with the programs and assets they need to overcome challenges to growth.   

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May 25, 2021 11 min

Herkimer College is ranked among the nation’s top two-year colleges in terms of transfer and graduation rates. With its 40+ associate degree and certificate programs, the college is educating the next generation of workers as they prepare for the jobs of the future. Not far from Herkimer College in Marcy, New York, Cree is building a semiconductor wafer fabrication facility that will supercharge the region’s economy.

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April 26, 2021 10 min

Herkimer County, New York, is an epicenter of economic activity. Within 300 miles of this Mohawk Valley location, you’ll find 25% of the total population of the United States and Canada – and tremendous manufacturing wealth. For John Piseck, Executive Director of the Herkimer Industrial Development Agency (HCIDA), regional economic development is part of a large and fruitful landscape.

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March 24, 2021 16 min

Joel Wood, the Director of NAmTrans, tells FuzeHub’s Steve Melito how the organization got started, where it’s headed, and how this strategic subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce is supporting one the world’s most diverse and innovative transportation clusters.

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In a podcast with New York State Manufacturing Now, Falconer Electronics and its business consultant, Curt Anderson of B2Btail, tell FuzeHub’s Steve Melito about the manufacturer’s e-commerce experience. For small to medium-sized enterprises across New York State, Falconer’s story offers valuable lessons you can apply to your own business.

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In this episode of New York State Manufacturing Now we sit down with the Build4Scale team at FuzeHub. Build4Scale is a program that educates manufacturers on how to design and build their product for ease of manufacturing and scalability. Meet the team and learn more about Build4Scale by clicking play below.

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Hear from James Willey and Matt Maloy, the coordinators of workforce development at MVCC. You’ll also hear from Cory Albrecht, the director of AIM, which is the regional Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) center for the Mohawk Valley. Each of these resources shares insights about apprenticeships that can help NYS manufacturers find workforce talent. Career seekers can also learn about valuable opportunities through apprentic...

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FuzeHub sits down with Russ Grotto of Elcan Industries, a 27-year-old sieving company in Tuckahoe, NY. Elcan Industries will not only sieve powders (also known as toll processing) into smaller particles but they also offer a variety of contract manufacturing services. They're also very committed to investing in their workforce.  

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FuzeHub’s NYS Manufacturing Now podcast interviewed Donald DeVito, President and COO of KIRSH Helmets in Schenectady, NY. KIRSCH is the only company to completely manufacture a motorcycle helmet in the United States and has a strong local supply chain.    

As you’ll learn from this podcast, KIRSH has developed a revolutionary helmet technology with a unique fluid displacement system. KIRSH is the official helmet of the Sturgis Moto...

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