Webinar on IWF Connect – September 10

  • September 8, 2020

IWF will be holding a webinar Thursday, September 10 at 2:00 p.m. ET to provide more information on the event and the technology which will be used, hosted by Map Your Show. With regard to the webinar, here is a message from…

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2020 Wood Industry 40 Under 40 honorees

  • June 30, 2020

Honorees of the 2020 Wood Industry 40 Under 40 have been announced by Woodworking Network. This year marks the fifth annual awarding of the 40 Under 40, which celebrates the next generation of industry professionals who are making an impact on wood products manufacturing in North America.

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WMIA Educational Foundation Awards Over $35,000 in Scholarships

  • June 22, 2020

For a number of years, the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association’s (WMIA) Educational Foundation has awarded scholarships to those who want to study, and eventually pursue a career in, wood technology, machinery, and related fields. To date, the Foundation has provided more than $480,000 to assist talented students with furthering their educational and career goals.

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Biesse America participates in Operation Sandwich

  • December 13, 2019

On most days of the year, the Urban Ministry Center serves 800 sandwiches to its homeless neighbors on the edge of Uptown Charlotte. When people who work at the Biesse Group Charlotte Campus realized that added up to almost 300,000 sandwiches a year, they signed on as sandwich-making elves to support the Center’s Operation Sandwich program.

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WMIA Legal Counsel Neil Kuenn Inducted into WMIA Hall of Honor

  • November 14, 2019

WMIA's long-time legal counsel, Neil Kuenn of Keeley, Kuenn & Reid, will be retiring by late spring of 2020. At their fall meeting, the Association's Board of Directors voted unanimously to induct Kuenn into WMIA's Hall of Honor, reserved for those individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Association and/or have had a profound effect on the woodworking machinery industry.

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WMIA Educational Foundation Awards $30,000 in Scholarships

  • August 12, 2019

For a number of years, the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association’s (WMIA) Educational Foundation has awarded scholarships to those who want to study, and eventually pursue a career in, wood technology, machinery, and related fields. To date, the Foundation has provided…

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Donahue named IWF chairman for 2020

  • March 7, 2019

"The International Woodworking Fair has announced the appointment of Brian Donahue, president of Safety Speed Manufacturing, as the 2020 IWF Chairman. IWF 2020 will take place August 25-28, 2020 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. 'As an…

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