Meet the New Ambassador for Manufacturing

You have seen him as the pitchman for Ford autos on TV. Or maybe the host of Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs”  Mike Rowe is now taking on a new role; ambassador for manufacturing and other blue collar jobs.

While many people say the lack of jobs in the United States stems from a lack of opportunity and training, Rowe believes the poor perception of factory jobs and other blue-collar trades is the key issue.

Read the rest of this interesting story from Industry Week.