Vero Software — creator of the Cabinet Vision and Alphacam CNC solutions for woodworking — and wood-industry magazine and Internet outlet Woodworking Network have joined forces to raise funds in support of woodworking education and scholarships.
Proceeds from the sales of a T-shirt designed by the fund-raising duo and featuring an “I Heart Woodworking” graphic will be donated to the Woodwork Career Alliance (WCA). The WCA is a non-profit organization dedicated to forging a strong future for the woodworking industry by offering professional resources and educational opportunities.
Those who attend the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo, hosted by Woodworking Network April 14-16 in Schaumburg, Ill., will be eligible to enter a drawing to win an iPad by wearing the “I Heart Woodworking” shirt to the Cabinet Vision booth, No. 124. Learn more about the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo at woodworkingnetwork.com/cabinets-closets-conference-expo.
Those who purchase a shirt but will not attend the expo will be eligible to enter the iPad drawing by tweeting a photo of themselves wearing the shirt, along with the hashtag #iheartwoodworking.
Visit teespring.com/iheartwoodworking2015 to support woodworking education with the purchase of an “I Heart Woodworking” tee.
About the Woodwork Career Alliance
It’s difficult to find and keep skilled workers, and it’s difficult for woodworkers to demonstrate their skill sets during the interview process. As such, the industry needs a means for both recognizing skills and rewarding achievement. The Woodwork Career Alliance meets that need.
The Woodwork Passport Program leads to professional credentials for woodworkers and a pool of demonstrated talent for employers. Learn more about the Woodwork Career Alliance and the Woodwork Passport Program, by visiting woodworkcareer.org/.
About Woodworking Network
The mission of Woodworking Network is to provide a "home" for professional woodworkers by providing information, education, inspiration and community — when, where and how they want it. It publishes Wood & Wood Products, Custom Woodworking Business and CLOSETS magazines.
Additionally, it manages WoodworkingNetwork.com, and RedBookOnline.com, and serves its audience through live events such as the Closets & Home Organization Conference & Expo, the Custom Cabinet Conference, and the Woodworking Machinery Show in Toronto.
Headquartered in England, Vero Software designs, develops, and supplies CAD/CAM/CAE software radically enhancing the efficiency of design and manufacturing processes, providing its customers with exceptional value through high productivity gains and significantly reducing time to market. The company’s world-renowned brands include Alphacam, Cabinet Vision, Edgecam, Machining STRATEGIST, PEPS, Radan, SMIRT, SURFCAM, WorkNC and VISI, along with the production control MRP system Javelin. Despite the diversity of application, these solutions have one thing in common: they all address the rising challenges of achieving manufacturing efficiencies and bring huge value to the operations in which they are deployed.
Vero sells and supports its range of products through its direct offices in the UK, Italy, France, Germany, Netherlands, USA, Brazil, India, Japan, Korea and China, and through a comprehensive global reseller network across more than 45 countries.
Vero is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B), a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualization technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.
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