Kondex recently received its eighth consecutive Gold Award from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) for its involvement in their 2019 I Make America Advocates Program. This honor recognizes member companies who completed the highest level of support criteria in promoting pro-manufacturing legislation and policies. Actions such as sending letters or emails to elected officials, holding an I Make America event, meeting with legislators, and more earned points to determine merit level.

(L to R): AEMPAC Committee Chairman John Garrison presents Kondex Vice President Jim Wessing with an AEM Advocates Program Gold Award with AEM Senior Vice President Kip Eideberg and President Dennis Slater.

“AEM is a strong voice for manufacturing and does a phenomenal job providing its members with industry insights and leadership,” commented Kondex Vice President Jim Wessing, who accepted the award at AEM’s Annual Conference. “We are happy to support their I Make America efforts, as this program creates awareness for American manufacturing and helps businesses like ours remain globally competitive.”