Many people think that manufacturing is dead on Long Island, ever since Northrup Grumman left. But contrary to that belief, manufacturing on Long Island is still an economic engine for the Long Island community.

About the Interview

In this episode of Hilary Topper on Air, Hilary speaks with Ron Loveland, President of Summit Safety & Efficiency Solutions – a company that helps manufacturers thrive in the high-cost Northeast by improving safety, quality, and efficiency. Ron discusses how manufacturing on Long Island is still alive and well. He also talks about how his company helps bridge the gap between job seekers and potential employers.

About Ron Loveland

Ron has over 30 years of manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, change management, leadership, general management, and operations experience, including over 15 years of training and consulting accomplishments. As a West Point graduate, former Army officer, and business manager, Ron brings a wealth of management, leadership, and change management experience to his clients.

Many manufacturers that Ron speaks to have challenges with safety, rising costs, late deliveries, quality problems, shrinking margins, flagging sales, and shortage of cash. Ron’s business, Summit Safety & Efficiency Solutions, uses Safety, Quality & Industrial Engineering techniques to address these issues through Safety, Quality, and Efficiency improvement.

About Summit Safety & Efficiency Solutions

Summit Safety & Efficiency Solutions helps manufacturers thrive in the high-cost Northeast by helping them improve Safety, Quality, and Efficiency

Summit Safety & Efficiency Solutions is dedicated to helping manufacturers and introducing job seekers and students to the high-paying careers available in manufacturing for both college and non-college-bound students.