In 2018, the MFANC Board of Directors voted to approve an annual College Scholarship of up to $2500.00. Last year two scholarships were awarded… congratulations to Christian Lucas and Julissa Gallo! This year’s application period will be open from April 1st to August 31st.
MFASC & MFANC held their annual Legislative Action Day in Sacramento on March 19, 2019.
MFASC member company Aircraft X-Ray Laboratories celebrated National Surface Finishing Day on March 6, 2019 with customers and employees.
MFASC board members recently attended the LA Industry Innovation & Technology Symposium for Metal Finishers.
MFASC Kicked off the 9th year of the Bright Design Challenge with the Pasadena Art School of Design on January 22, 2019.
MFASC is co-hosting a Innovation and Technology Symposium. The free event will include new money-saving wastewater technology, alternative plating methods.
Congratulations to Brian Ward of AAA Plating and Inspection on receiving the MFASC award of special recognition at the board of directors meeting on January 10, 2019.
MFASC and MFANC recently held their annual November Legislation Dinner meetings in Los Angeles and San Jose. Christian Richter from NASF and Jerry Desmond from Sacramento were the guest speakers giving insight into local and national politics. MFASC Executive Director, Bryan Leiker addressed current issues with AQMD and CARB. Both meetings had great turnouts and all guests enjoyed a nice dinner and opportunity to network with association colleagues. A special award of recognition was presented to California Small Business Alliance
AQMD Rule amendment 1469 passed on November 2, 2018 at the South Coast Governing Board meeting. MFASC has been fighting this rule amendment for more than a year an half and having spent close to $ 600,000. The final rule has many changes favorable to our industry thanks to the associations efforts. MFASC Executive Board Member, Wesley Turnbow and MFASC Executive Director, Bryan Leiker spoke at the meeting. Please check back for future updates on how this rule amendment will
MFASC member company Aircraft X-Ray Laboratories recently hosted a fundraiser and tour for Miguel Santiago for California Assembly 2018. Mr. Santiago enjoyed a personal tour of Aircraft X-Ray Laboratories and was able to network with MFASC board members in attendance. Thank you To Justin Guzman and Wesley Turnbow for helping to arrange this productive event.