Betts has partnered with Duncan Poly Technical High School to bring on four student interns to our Truck Parts & Service division: Jezer Magana, Alexa Gutierrez, Precious Hernandez, and Alan Vang. The students are being trained on various different tasks and skills that go into the day to day of working at Betts, including Forklift…Details
Betts Truck Parts & Service has hired Sara Cox as its procurement and logistics manager. With nearly 20 years of experience, Cox has overseen a variety of industries, from truck and trailer to freight and supply management. “The leadership team at Betts is proud to welcome Sara to our rapidly-growing team. We know her years…Details
At the Career Technical Education Charter High School, students have the opportunity to study not only subjects like math, English, and science, but also technical courses such as advanced manufacturing and commercial construction. Jim Yovino, the superintendent of Fresno County Schools, said students will develop skills and earn certifications. Upon graduation, they may immediately pursue…Details
BettsHD has launched a new line of conspicuity tape that is compliant with DOT-C2, FMVSS-108 and NHTSA regulations. The tape is made with a prismatic reflective surface that can be seen from longer distances and at higher intensities than glass bead designs, the company says, and polyester sheeting also resists cracking over time even with a…Details
he independent distributor population is a greying group. Truck Parts & Service breaks the news of an aftermarket distributor consolidation almost monthly and the number of business leaders within five years of retirement significantly overshadows the number who entered the market in the last decade. Regardless of one’s age, part of running a business is acknowledging the fleeting nature of…Details
Betts Company hosted a celebratory 150th anniversary event on Thursday, May 10. The event hosted employees and their families, vendor partners and community officials. CEO Mike Betts started the event with a heartfelt message to the employees: “A special thank you to all our team members and your families for the commitment you give Betts…Details
The San Joaquin Valley Manufacturing Alliance and the Fresno Business Council will be hosting Valley Made: The 4th Annual Manufacturing Summit, on May 17 at the Fresno Convention Center Exhibit Hall.
FRESNO – The 4th Annual Manufacturing Summit is designed as a workshop and resource expo to celebrate the long history of innovation in manufacturing in the San Joaquin Valley. It’s Thursday in downtown Fresno. You can get tickets here. http://www.sjvma.com/
The San Joaquin Valley Manufacturing Alliance (SJVMA) and the Fresno Business Council (FBC) will host Valley Made: The Fourth Annual Manufacturing Summit on Thursday, May 17 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Fresno Convention Center Exhibit Hall.
It started with some manufacturers getting together with a vision to build a world-class career and technical education ecosystem in their area. The Fresno [California] Business Council incubated the idea and about four years ago began taking an inventory of what was available from an educational standpoint for career and technical programs for a variety…Details