ABB Florence would like to share this enriched experience we had during the networking event.
“Attending and participating in these types of events serves as a twofold benefit for the community and ABB. It allows us both parts to meet key members within the business community that could be valuable as future contacts for mutual and benefitial help. In addition, it represents our commitment to performing our corporate civic responsibilities within the area and improves our understanding of the local customer's needs. I encourage all ABB associates to take a local interest in these types of activities within their communities”
–Tim Fricano, MV Service Engineering Manager.
The event was the Second Quarterly Networking Event of 2011 for Florence County Progress, Inc. and it took place on June 23, 2011 at Southeastern Institute of ManufacturingTechnology, located in
This event was hosted by ABB and three other local companies: ESAB, a world leader on welding, cutting process and application; IFH, Institution Food House: one of the 13 largest food distributors in the country and SHEALY: Electrical Wholesalers: providing professional distribution for the electrical industry since 1945. Florence, SC.
All the hosting companies had a representative deliver a 10 minute presentation to describe their business, what they do, the number of employees, their economic outlook and their involvement in the community.
The purpose of this event is to benefit the
community by sharing local opportunities between companies and to allow the organization's leaders to share the positive business aspects planned and underway the customer. Florence
Our community needs are always a priority for ABB. That is why we want to help our customers to use electrical power effectively and to increase industrial productivity in a sustainable way while lowering environmental impact.
The ABB team in
looks forward to another year of continuing support to this important community event. Florence