By Lauren Duensing, Contributing Editor
DREW GROSS, president and COO at Gary, Indiana-based Alliance Steel, talks with FFJournal about the importance of promoting youth in an aging industry.
"In steel and manufacturing, in particular, it’s crucial that we continue to drive innovation to be successful, and talented youth are driving this innovation. Smart groups of people who are passionate figure out better ways to complete tasks.
We’re looking for young folks who are willing to learn and excited about learning—but not just learning the individual skill of programming or the individual skill of manufacturing. The magic happens where those two intersect and employees understand both and how they work together..."