Monday, May 08, 2017

NYSBDC Manufacturer of the Year – Jaime Sweet, Hartman Enterprises Inc.

The New York Small Business Development Center is pleased to recognize the boldest, brightest, and best small companies and enterprising individuals in New York State.  Eight small business owners were honored at the 2017 Client Awards ceremony on April 24, 2017.  Read all their stories here. 

Hartman Enterprises Incorporated is a precision machine parts manufacturer located in Oneida that employs more than 45 people. The business’ facility consists of over 25,000 square feet of manufacturing space. Since taking over the family business, CEO Jaime Sweet has achieved her father’s dream of making the business woman-owned and certified. She worked closely with the Mohawk Valley SBDC to achieve this goal and to navigate the various federal and state certification programs. The company is now HUBZone and WOSB certified, and their MWBE certification application is pending review by New York State. Jaime has also worked tirelessly to garner the company various awards, grants, upgraded industry certifications, and other enhancements that strengthen its infrastructure and competitive position in the manufacturing marketspace. These training grants that support the company’s Safety and Quality Management System Upgrade from its existing 15 years of ISO 9001 Certification to AS 9100 Rev C to enable it to do business for the aerospace industry. Hartman Enterprises has already obtained new aerospace customers as a result of this effort.

No comments: