Archives May 2022

17: Jim Higdon of Cornbread Hemp

Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
17: Jim Higdon of Cornbread Hemp
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Join us as we interview Jim Higdon, Co-founder of Cornbread Hemp located in Louisville, KY. We talk to Jim about the rich history of hemp here in Kentucky and what Cornbread Hemp is doing with the first-ever USDA certified organic Flower-Only CBD oil. Find all of your CBD needs at https://www.cornbreadhemp.com/

We want to take a moment to thank our partner – the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers. For over 100 years, KAM has served our state’s manufacturing industry through advocacy, workforce development, education, and training, as well as cost-saving benefits for members. Fighting for manufacturers is what KAM does best, representing the industry in both Frankfort and Washington, D.C. Whether it’s advocacy, offering shipping discounts, or group health insurance, KAM has its members covered. Learn more and become a member by visiting www.kam.us.com

16: Ruth Moore of Aristech Surfaces

Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
16: Ruth Moore of Aristech Surfaces
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Join us as we interview Ruth Moore Vice President of HR for Aristech Surfaces located in Florence, KY. We talk with Ruth about the lasting impact Aristech has had on the community and the families employed by Aristech Surfaces for over 50 years. Aristech Surfaces has produced and marketed a broad range of world-class surfaces and design materials to provide quality, cost-conscious, and high-end aesthetic solutions sought by OEMs, architects, designers, and fabricators for industries around the globe.

Please check out www.aristechsurfaces.com for information and career opportunities available at Aristech Surfaces!

We want to take a moment to thank our partner – the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers. For over 100 years, KAM has served our state’s manufacturing industry through advocacy, workforce development, education, and training, as well as cost-saving benefits for members. Fighting for manufacturers is what KAM does best, representing the industry in both Frankfort and Washington, D.C. Whether it’s advocacy, offering shipping discounts, or group health insurance, KAM has its members covered. Learn more and become a member by visiting www.kam.us.com

15: Bob Martin of Fives Machining Systems

Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
Built In the Bluegrass Podcast
15: Bob Martin of Fives Machining Systems
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This week we are interviewing Bob Martin, President and Chief Commercial Officer of Fives Machining Systems in Hebron, KY. Fives Machining Systems has a long history in manufacturing dating back to 1884. It was founded as Cincinnati Screw and Tap before becoming Cincinnati Milling Machining Company in 1900. In 1970 the company became known as Cincinnati Milacron, one of the most widely recognized machine tool builders in the world to this day. After several sales and acquisitions Fives Group purchased the Metal Cutting and Composites divisions in 2013.

With a history of many firsts in manufacturing, Fives Machining Systems is still producing industry leading metal cutting and composites machine tools in a variety of exciting sectors such as Space, Aerospace, Defense, and many more. Please visit www.fivesgroup.com.

We want to take a moment to thank our partner – the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers. For over 100 years, KAM has served our state’s manufacturing industry through advocacy, workforce development, education, and training, as well as cost-saving benefits for members. Fighting for manufacturers is what KAM does best, representing the industry in both Frankfort and Washington, D.C. Whether it’s advocacy, offering shipping discounts, or group health insurance, KAM has its members covered. Learn more and become a member by visiting www.kam.us.com