Jan. 10, 2024 - Voith is proud to announce the appointment of Jeff Berg, Vice President Operations, Voith Paper Fabric & Roll Systems North America, as Chair of the Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance Board of Directors.
"Manufacturing is an in-demand industry that offers strong careers and is important to communities throughout Wisconsin," said Berg. "I'm honored to be appointed to this leadership position and I look forward to working with Alliance members to increase awareness of the strong opportunities that a career in manufacturing offers."
Berg was elected to a one-year term, beginning Jan. 1, 2024. In this role, he will lead the Board of Directors; set a vision for the organization; be the voice of manufacturers to the community; serve as a source of industry information for the media and the public; and will support the Alliance's events and meetings.
Ann Franz, Executive Director for the NEW Manufacturing Alliance (Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance) stated, "Jeff has been a very insightful member of the Board and I am excited to have him lead in 2024."
Voith Paper is the full-line supplier to the paper industry with a number of Wisconsin locations, including Appleton, which serves as the company's North America headquarters; De Pere, Green Bay, and Neenah.
The Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance (NEW Manufacturing Alliance) is a group of manufacturers, working with educators, workforce development, chambers of commerce, and state organizations to promote manufacturing in the Northeast Wisconsin region. The Vision of the Alliance is that every northeast Wisconsin manufacturer will find the talent it needs.
Voith Paper, part of the Voith Group, is the full-line supplier to the paper industry, providing a wide range of technologies, services, components and products, and offers paper manufacturers solutions from a single source.
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