Manufacturing Day 2013: Getting to Know Festo

In this video, Beth Goodbaum, lead reporter of IMT Career Journal speaks to Frank Langro at Festo U.S. headquarters in Hauppauge, Long Island, NY. Langro, the director of marketing and product development, speaks about why Festo decided to open its doors to the public, including local colleges and politicians, on National Manufacturing Day.

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IMT Career Journal was on the scene at Festo Corporation, which supplies intuitive solutions for industrial automation, which hosted an event on national Manufacturing Day. The day dedicated to industry is part of a larger effort to break down misconceptions about manufacturing, and give the public a better understanding of the behind the scenes operations that lead to the most innovative processes and products available in the U.S. today.