The Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA) members are the Industry’s leading suppliers of fixed protective guarding products designed to protect personnel, equipment, and inventory in industrial facilities.

The Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA) in association with The Material Handling Education Foundation Inc. (MHEFI) is pleased to announce the award of a $1,500 Scholarship to Sean Leone of the University of Pittsburgh for the 2015/16 academic year.

Sean is a rising senior majoring in Industrial Engineering. He recently completed a co-op position with Walt Disney World’s Industrial Engineering Department and hopes to rejoin them again in the spring.

MHEFI received approximately 90 applications for scholarships for the 2015/16 academic year. The Scholarships are for students who are committed to studying material handling, supply chain and logistics disciplines. Applicants are judged on their grade point average, background, key experiences, and personal goals. Scholarship awards range from $1,500 to $9,000. They are funded by the Foundation and the Howard Bernstein Industrial Distribution Scholarship Program. For the 2015/16 academic year, MHEFI awarded 40 grants with a total value of $127,150.

ProGMA is a proud contributor to this scholarship program and congratulates Sean on this award.

ProMat 2015

Protect Your People… And Your Wallet: Safety and Guarding Solutions for the Industrial Facility
Sponsored by Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA)
What will you do to protect your most important assets from costly injuries and damage? This seminar explores a wide array of proven safeguarding solutions to protect personnel, products, and facilities while maintaining operational efficiency.

MODEX 2014

Asset Protection - Guarding Solutions for Industry
Sponsored by Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA)
Accidents can happen as materials are made, moved, and stored. Whether you are designing a new distribution center or evaluating your existing facility, what will you do to protect your most important assets from costly injuries and damage? This seminar explores a wide array of proven safeguarding solutions to protect your personnel, products, and facilities while maintaining operational efficiency.
Event Start Date End Date Sponsor Location
MODEX 2016 4/4/2016 4/7/2016 MHI Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
2016 Solutions Conference 5/15/2016 5/16/2016 MHI The Ritz Carlton, Buckhead
Atlanta, GA
2016 Spring Meeting 5/16/2016 5/18/2016 MHI The Ritz Carlton, Buckhead
Atlanta, GA
2016 Annual Conference 10/16/2016 10/19/2016 MHI Hilton El Conquistador
Tucson, AZ
ProMat 2017 4/3/2017 4/6/2017 MHI McCormick Place
Chicago, IL

ProGMA Managing Executive


Andy Drozinski

704-676-1190

Leadership


Chairman
David Brentz
Industrial Netting

Vice Chairman
Ray Niemeyer
SpaceGuard Products, Inc.