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Stephanie Adams, director of plant operations Accuform Signs

Accuform Director of Plant Operations Stephanie Adams Receives the Manufacturing Institute’s STEP Award

Accuform, North America’s leading manufacturer of facility identification solutions, announced today that Director of Plant Operations Stephanie Adams will receive the Manufacturing Institute’s STEP Award this February in Washington, D.C.

The award honors and promotes the role of women in the manufacturing industry through recognition, research and leadership.Only120 women have received this recognition over the course of a two-year period. .

Accuform Chief Executive Officer Wayne Johnson said of the award, This is a tremendous validation of Stephanie’s hard work, knowledge and dedication. Here at Accuform, Stephanie has direct oversight of the organization’s multi-million dollar manufacturing floor as well as oversight of a multi-million dollar order flow through three production buildings here in Brooksville and Toronto, Ontario.”

Dave Johnson, President of Accuform added, "Stephanie’s rise has been remarkable, but even more remarkable is her invaluable knowledge of the organization. She’s an integral player on the Accuform team. He continued, “Our success is largely built on not just people, but the right people for the right job. Stephanie’s career wound a unique path from the manufacturing floor to her position as Director and a member of our Leadership Team today. ”

The 2014 STEP Awards Dinner Program will be hosted on February 6th, 2014 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.