October is Manufacturing Month
Did you know the manufacturing industry employs more than 11,700 people in Champaign County? SInce business-friendly Urbana is the County Seat, it proves that our small city has a myriad of opportunities in the way of careers, all bringing much needed revenue to the Greater Champaign County Area.
It's true - and many companies are hiring! According to the latest Manufacturing Matters: Our Impact in Illinois study from the Illinois Manufacturers' Association, the manufacturing industry creates $3.4 billion in economic output locally. Join Champaign County EDC and The Atkins Group as we celebrate National Manufacturing Day and Illinois Manufacturing Month this October. A few of the events taking place - view a full list here: