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Lisa McAninch is new accounting assistant at SWI

Lisa McAninch has been named accounting assistant at SWI (Springfield Workshop), effective immediately. McAninch earned the bachelor of applied science accounting at Everest College. She has more than 20 years experience in accounting at Harmony House, CNTA and D&L Bookkeeping/Dryer’s Shoes, Inc. What does she like about accounting? “It’s black and white, you usually get […]

JW Gibbs is new GM at SWI

The Board of Directors at SWI Industrial Solutions named JW Gibbs as general manager. Gibbs succeeds John Foley, who is retiring March 31. Gibbs has extensive leadership experience in operations, business management, financial, and health services industries. Foley says, “I’m leaving SWI in good hands as JW brings the right balance of leadership, marketing and […]

Elizabeth Mills is now accounting manager at SWI

Elizabeth Mills is the new accounting manager, announces John Foley, general manager at SWI.  Her promotion is effective immediately. Mills has been at SWI about two years, having previously was employed in accounting at Carnahan White Fencing and then was a stay-at-home mother for her son with Asperger’s. “I want to do something that helps […]

Business Development Manager

Springfield, Missouri-SWI Industrial Solutions is pleased to announce the hiring of Charlene Meeker for the role of Business Development Manager. SWI provides meaningful employment to persons with disabilities. This is accomplished through the provision of varied occupational choices and experiences to enhance the quality of life for those served. With over 15 years experience in […]

The Third Annual Kentucky Derby Gala

For the third year, The Springfield Workshop Foundation was very proud to present the Third Annual Kentucky Derby Gala! The red carpet event, benefitting the Springfield Workshop, was held at TEMPO Farms. Our very special “thanks” goes to Susan Kramer, owner, who once again, generously allowed us to hold the event at her facility. We […]

Sunny Bunny Easter Eggs

Sunny Bunny Easter Eggs, the only business owned by SWI, celebrated a milestone, selling 25 million eggs, since ownership 3 years ago! Arvest Bank sponsored a spectacular celebration for our employees. Featuring a signature t-shirt, a barbecue of hamburgers, hotdogs and all the fixin’s and an afternoon filled with games! The employees had an exciting, […]