LaunchPoint Series to Air in 2014

The TV series will look at how real manufacturers launched their careers.

The producers of the Edge Factor Show have partnered with Cox Cable 7 to broadcast LaunchPoint in homes across Arizona in 2014. The LaunchPoint series provides insights on manufacturing and career pathways that postgraduates took to launch their manufacturing careers.

Based on true stories, LaunchPoint episodes will show what initially inspired each manufacturer to get involved in the field and features his or her lead instructor, training facility, employer and workplace. The purpose of the series is to equip parents and students with pathways they can emulate to launch careers in manufacturing. A follow-up kit featuring multimedia recruiting and marketing resources will be provided to educators, employers and guidance counselors. The 12-episode TV series is being filmed in five major U.S. cities: Boston, Chicago, Minneapolis, Phoenix, and Orange County, California.

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