Video transcript: Jill Walsh - Woman Manufacturer of the Year - Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame 2018

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[Woman manufacturer of the year - Winner - Jill Walsh, Actco Pickering]

Jill Walsh: I’m Jill Walsh and I’m a partner at Actco-Pickering Metal Industries.

[Jill walking on the factory floor]

The key to my success is - from the days as a 17 year old reception - is perseverance, is resilience and really a passion for what I do.

[Jill holding sheet metal parts]

I believe in what I do, I enjoy every day.

[Shot of metal worker welding]

The type of future I see is around the diversity of the sectors that we have in Victoria.

[Cad drawing]

Food, fibre, technology, defence, transport … I could go on and on.

[Worker working sheet metal components]

It’s an amazing configuration. And we have some of the absolutely best operators and manufacturers … I think the story is not told well enough and often enough.

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