Manchester Ward 1 Alderman, and Mayoral Candidate Joyce Craig (D) visited Velcro USA’s headquarters building on the company’s Manchester campus today. During the visit, Alderman Craig and company executives discussed the mayoral race, the importance of a quality school system for workforce and economic development, and the business climate in the city and state. The company also discussed it’s efforts to engage various stakeholders in Manchester and beyond to ensure young people are ready and willing to fill the high tech engineering and manufacturing jobs available at Velcro USA. Ms. Craig also toured the company’s knitting and weaving manufacturing areas.
Velcro USA is happy to host any mayoral candidates at its facilities in Manchester and Somersworth, as well as any presidential candidates interested in learning more about the company and its New Hampshire Operations.