President and CEO’s Column: November/December 2018

  • December 12, 2018

New Eyes for the New Year? A friend of mine had LASIK surgery recently. Beyond the sheer wonder that a procedure to dramatically improve a person's vision (even when they've worn glasses their entire life) takes so little time, what…

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President and CEO’s Message: July/August 2018

  • August 3, 2018

Getting to "WIRC" to Help the Industry's Future One of the five-year goals of WMIA's strategic plan, which the Board of Directors approved during WIC 2018 earlier this year, is to partner with other industry associations to change the image…

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President’s Message: October/November 2017

  • November 1, 2017

Why WIC? As you've probably seen, next year's Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC) will be held May 1-4, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa in Maui, Hawaii. It's hard to believe it's just a little more than six…

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President’s Message: July 2017

  • July 11, 2017

Here's How You Can Help WMIA... When I speak to members, I sometimes hear things like, "I wish I could get more involved in WMIA, but I really can't take the time away to attend WIC," or, "How can we…

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