Gov. Snyder tours Forward Corp. and T.R. McTaggart in Standish

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Gov. Rick Snyder pours a candle in the Kristin & Candle Co. production center of Forward Corporation.
Gov. Rick Snyder, with some assistance from T.R. McTaggart General Manager of Operations Ken MacDonald, presses a T-shirt.
Gov. Snyder checks out the shirt he made at T.R. McTaggart, which shows the state of Michigan and reads "Unsalted and Shark Free."
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Gov. Rick Snyder, and State Reps Jim Stamas and Joel Johnson smell some of the scented soy candles made in Standish.
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Gov. Rick Snyder listens as T.R. McTaggart's Vice President of Marketing Emily Mallory shows him some of the products available from T.R. McTaggart.
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Gov. Rick Snyder is shown the T.R. McTaggart embroidery center by General Manager of Operations Ken MacDonald.
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GM of Operations Ken MacDonald shows a design that was printed in the screening room, displaying Gov. Snyder's face.
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Gov. Rick Snyder watches as GM of Operations Ken MacDonald shows him how T-shirt designs are printed at T.R. McTaggart.
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Emily Mallory, T.R. McTaggart's Vice President of Marketing, explains to Gov. Snyder how the T.R. McTaggart and Kristin & Co. Candle products are distributed.

Gov. Rick Snyder toured the Forward Corporation's corporate headquarters, including T.R. McTaggart's production operations, Thursday, July 17. Snyder said he visited the Standish business to recognize the company due to it displaying how entrepreneurship and innovation works, and how successful businesses grow. Snyder was joined on the tour by State Representatives Joel Johnson and Jim Stamas, as well as many staff members.


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