President's Message

Updates from WiM's President, Allison Grealis

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The Power of Professional Development When I reflect on my career and what most impacted my pathway to where I am present day, there are a few...

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Many thanks to all of the speakers, sponsors, staff and attendees that made SUMMIT 2021 a success! What an amazing time celebrating our 11th annual...

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The SUMMIT and WiM were born out of the need to connect women in industry with one another. When we first launched the SUMMIT, there was a desire to...

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This month marked the first time I have stepped into a manufacturing facility in the last year and a half. Many thanks to local and national board...

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Have a Local Impact! What attracted me to working for a trade association more than 20 years ago was a position to serve as a chapter coordinator...

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Where the Girls Are When I was growing up, I was a huge fan of 1960s movies and beach bingo films starring the likes of Connie Francis and Annette...

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The Importance of Storytelling From a very young age I loved reading! Yes, I loved television and movies too, and if I was grounded, my punishment...

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In honor of Women's History Month, WiM President Allison Grealis and former SME CEO and Executive Director Sandra Bouckley joined together for a...

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Workin' Moms: A message from WiM President Allison Grealis Another day disrupted thanks to a quick stop at the hospital for a broken...

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A message from WiM President Allison Grealis Happy New Year and hooray we made it through 2020! I think we are all happy to close the book on last...

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President's Message | December 2020 A message from Allison Grealis, with a look back at 2020! Watch Now see our entire year in review...

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As I sit here writing this, I know that Thanksgiving is going to be very different for most of us. Given the spike in COVID cases here in Ohio,...

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