Misc SCED News

Fork Lift Training Held

The Sumner County Economic Development Commission (SCEDC) held a Fork Lift training class for K-Doll Koatings in Conway Springs on July 31st. The class was taught by Kansas Fork Lift Inc. Ten employees from K-Doll Koatings attended the training. The Sumner County Economic Development Commission (SCEDC) received a grant for this training from the South Central Kansas Economic Development District (SCKEDD) through funds received from the Rural Business Development Tax Credit Program.

Sumner County Holds Job Fair

The Sumner County Economic Development Commission (SCEDC), City of Wellington Economic Development, Wellington Chamber and the Arnold Group held a job fair from 2-6pm, July 26th. Eighteen businesses were represented at the job fair with approximately 100 job seekers in attendance

Phil Wylie Industries

KSBDC - Phil Wylie is serious about his Malt-O-Meal to the degree he spent nearly a decade inventing a device that would make the perfect “lump-free” bowl of Malt-O-Meal. A less dedicated inventor would have given up long ago, but not Phil Wylie, he kept pursuing the prize and we now have him to thank for the Microwave StirMate. This unique invention makes microwave cooking more convenient, yes, you heard right, “make microwave cooking more convenient”.