Roger Kipp, the 2010 Thermoformer of the Year, said education is the key to keeping U.S. manufacturing strong.
“I’m convinced that education, and an alliance of manufacturing with education, is the true opportunity for growth and progress. I have a true passion for that alliance,” Kipp said as he accepted the Society of Plastics Engineers Thermoforming Division's award. Twelve of his family members attended Kipp’s speech at a Sept. 19 dinner.
Kipp has been a leader of the SPE’s Thermoforming Division,...