Cheers to Gears’ is a series from MD MEP’s Make It In Maryland program that is exclusive to the Maryland manufacturers. The goal of this series is very simple, connect Maryland manufacturers and grow manufacturing. ‘Cheers to Gears’ provides an informal setting for companies to network, make B2B connections and learn from local counterparts.
The ‘Cheers to Gears’ events are held at a local manufacturing facilities and exclusive to Maryland manufacturers. During these events, attendees will be treated to an introduction from the hosting company, a tour of their facility, followed by a networking hour with food and drinks! We hope to help connect you with people who lead similar day to day lives.
About Hunter Douglas:
Hunter Douglas Fabrication is the Allegany County Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Outstanding Business of the Year. Hunter Douglas has contributed to our local economy since 1990 and is currently Allegany County’s 3rd largest employer in size with 900 employees. Over 800 of its employees commute in and out of the Cumberland facility each work day.
The company’s workforce produces the world’s finest, custom-made window blinds, shades, and shutters. Hunter Douglas Fabrication is a Division of Hunter Douglas North America: www.hunterdouglas.com
The Cumberland facility is located in the North Branch Industrial Park in the Mexico Farms area on 36.5 acres and is almost 400,000 square feet – it is the company’s largest North American production facility.
Hunter Douglas Fabrication and its workforce contribute to a wide variety of local and national charities and organizations.