Photo Recap – Grand Opening of JARC Rhode Island

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by | Jun 7, 2023

by | Jun 7, 2023

On May 19, 2023, Polaris MEP and the Jane Addams Resource Corporation hosted a grand opening event to launch the transformational manufacturing training hub, JARC Rhode Island.

More than 150 industry leaders, ecosystem partners and political stakeholders joined in the ribbon cutting event. The grand opening was covered by local media including WLNE-6, WPRO News, and Providence Business News.

Quick links:

Photography: Steve Mason, Photographer

Videography: Alex Watrous, Watrous Bros Video Production, and Tom Palleschi

Thank You!

Thank you to all of the speakers who honored us with their insights and support at the May 19, 2023 Grand Opening of JARC Rhode Island:

  • Senator Jack Reed
  • Senator Sheldon Whitehouse
  • Mayor Brett Smiley
  • Secretary Liz Tanner
  • Adonis Summerville, Jane Addams Resource Corporation
  • Craig Danko, Saint Gobain High Performance Solutions
  • DLT Director Matt Weldon

We are grateful to supporters and funding partners, including:

  • Packard Builders


Thank you also to Iron Mountain Forge and Furniture for helping to create the donor wall and to the Veterans Memorial Auditorium (The VETS) for their help with this event.

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