“You can’t stop an engineer,” exclaimed Rick Coffey, 2019 ISE Distinguished Alumnus, President and COO of McCreary Modern. In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, McCreary Modern, one of the largest privately and employee-owned upholstery companies in the world, has shifted operations and, for the last two weeks, been producing masks for local healthcare facilities in the Catawba Country area. “We have offered our services to the county, state and nation as needed,” said Coffey.
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