California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) is expanding its
“California’s Manufacturing Network” to serve more manufacturers in
California. The Network is a collaboration of manufacturing-focused
partners aimed at delivering a broad range of technical assistance to
Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturers (SMMs) in both urban and rural
areas statewide. The Network’s mission is to generate a positive
financial impact for manufacturers and the California economy.
To serve more manufacturers, Kristina Chavez Wyatt has been added to the
CMTC team as a client associate to serve SMMs located in the central
coast region of California between Monterrey and Santa Cruz. The region
is home to numerous manufacturing sectors including; computer,
electronics and food and beverage. Kristina’s primary focus will be to
consult with SMMs in the region and assist them by providing the full
range of services and programs offered by CMTC.
Kristina has an impressive track record with more than a decade of
community engagement, business development, public relations and
government affairs experience. Most recently, she developed and executed
strategic communications programs and economic development strategies in
the central coast area.
California’s Manufacturing Network continues to expand serving more than
1,100 SMMs annually as the “Go-To” organization for manufacturing
throughout California. “We are very pleased to have Kristina’s knowledge
and experience of the Central Coast to successfully serve an important
and diverse manufacturing community,” stated Jim Watson, CMTC President
works exclusively in the manufacturing sector throughout California.
CMTC is one of fifty-one Centers across the nation in the Manufacturing
Extension Partnership (MEP) National Network which is part of the U.S.
Government’s effort to develop and deploy technology, management and
technical expertise for SMMs focused on improving their productivity and
global competitiveness. As a non-profit organization, CMTC’s mission is
to serve as a trusted advisor to manufacturers providing solutions which
will grow both their businesses and the California economy.
For more information about CMTC and California’s Manufacturing Network,
please visit www.cmtc.com.
CMTC, a private non-profit corporation, was established in 1992 to
provide consulting services to small and medium-sized manufacturers in
California. In 2016, The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute
of Standards and Technology (NIST) awarded CMTC a five-year agreement to
be California’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Center. This
agreement makes CMTC the lead organization for delivering services to
small and medium-sized manufacturers in California with support of
partners throughout the state. Through its collaboration with these
partners, CMTC will enhance operational performance, new product
development, market expansion and technology adoption for manufacturers
in both urban and rural centers. CMTC is part of the MEP National
Network™ which is a unique public-private partnership that delivers
comprehensive, proven solutions to U.S. manufacturers, fueling growth
and advancing U.S. manufacturing.
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