Governor’s Awards promote energy efficiency and smart manufacturing at West Virginia’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Day

Eagle Manufacturing Company and Bimbo Bakeries USA were presented with Governor’s Awards as inspirational businesses. The awards were co-sponsored by the Governor’s Office and WVU’s TransTech Energy Research and Business Development Program. Erika Bailey, director of the West Virginia Small Business Development Center, presented the awards.  

Eagle Manufacturing Company of Wellsburg received the “Governor’s Award for Leadership in Smart Advanced Manufacturing.” Steve Roberts, the company’s director of sales, accepted the award. Eagle’s exemplary management has helped it maintain competitive advantages and growth for almost 125 years through investing in new technologies, automation, and facility and market expansion.