Andrew Crowe might just be the most important person in manufacturing right now. He's a teacher, brand energizer, and a strong proponent for diversity in manufacturing, but that’s just scratching the surface.
After discovering the promise and potential of manufacturing after college, he created the Elevate Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies. Elevate is a program that brings together companies, educators, and the next generation of aspiring youth to fill critical manufacturing jobs and lead the new American manufacturing renaissance.
In this episode of Manufacturing Happy Hour, Andrew shares his story and how he finally found his passion in manufacturing. He discusses why manufacturing is such a great career for young people in terms of salary, training, and progression. He also shares how he teaches and inspires the next generation of manufacturing industry leaders.
In this episode, find out:
How Andrew’s background influenced his decision to go to college and pursue a career
How Andrew first discovered his passion for manufacturing
Elevate’s mission to inspire the next generation of manufacturing industry leaders
Diversity and inclusion in the manufacturing industry
How Andrew works with individuals and companies to get people into manufacturing