Hernon Manufacturing has been
selected as a William C. Schwartz Industry Innovations Award recipient,
representing Seminole County
Sanford, FL. Hernon
Manufacturing, the innovator in adhesives, sealants and dispensing
equipment, has been notified by the Central Florida
economic-development officials that they have won the William C.
Schwartz Industry Innovation Award.
Hernon Manufacturing Inc. of Sanford was chosen for having developed new water-proofing technology for ammunition used by the military and law enforcement, as well as for an advanced process of applying sealants to bullets.
Last Friday, the Central Florida economic-development officials
announced the latest William C. Schwartz Industry Innovation Awards,
which this year go to a half-dozen companies involved in everything
from advanced health care and optics to ammunition coatings and video
The Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission selected five
recipients last week for the annual awards, named after the late
high-tech pioneer Bill Schwartz, known as the father of the region’s
laser industry. An additional winner was selected by the Florida
High-Tech Corridor Council.
Hernon Manufacturing and the four other winners from Lake and Orange
Counties, the City of Orlando, as well as the Florida High Tech
Corridor, will be honored at a luncheon attended by approximately 400
community leaders on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Sea
World Ports of Call, located at 7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, Florida.
About Hernon Manufacturing
Hernon Manufacturing has been committed to delivering world class
adhesive, sealant, and impregnation solutions along with precision
dispensing systems for nearly four decades. A long-time member of
Central Florida’s industrial manufacturing community, Hernon offers
strong brands and technologies, all made in the United States, for a
diverse range of industries including: Energy/Power Generation,
Medical, Electronics, Electrical, Automotive, Appliances, Sporting
Goods, Ammunition, Communications, Aerospace, Aviation, High Tech
Audio, Defense, Fire Suppression, Transportation, and Marine. For
additional information about Hernon’s products and process equipment,
please visit http://hernon.com or call 407-322-4000.