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Impact Washington is a not-for-profit organization that helps Washington manufacturers and manufacturing compete globally. We help you thrive through expert consulting, training programs, educational and industry events and resources that will increase your profits, develop your people, help you be more sustainable, and build your business. The professionals at Impact Washington provide affordable assistance to improve your company’s productivity, efficiency and competitiveness through technology, techniques, and best practices. We understand the challenges manufacturing businesses face and can help you make the changes that make the difference between surviving and thriving.

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Success Stories

Flour Power: Fairhaven Mill Seeks Training to Become SQF Certified

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Customers requested Fairhaven obtain Safe Quality Food (SQF) certification and that the company get its products third-party certified by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). This prompted Fairhaven Mill to reach out to Impact Washington Chief Food Scientist Craig Doan. After a food and beverage evaluation, the project received a two-year Jobs

Investing in Lean Training During Pandemic Pays Dividends for Wood Stone Corporation

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In June 2020, Impact Washington, part of the MEP National Network™, was introduced to newly-hired VP of Engineering and Operations Fred Gapasin. After Fred reviewed his operational needs, he reengaged with proposed projects introduced by Impact Washington and the Center's partner, Whatcom Community College, that had previously been put on hold.
Created March 18, 2019, Updated February 16, 2024