WCTC instructor is Mold Maker of the Year
April 24, 2012
From bizjournals.com: “WCTC instructor wins worldwide mold maker award” — Waukesha County Technical College instructor Bob Novak has been awarded the 2012 Mold Maker of the Year by the Society of Plastics Engineers Mold Making and Mold Design Division.
The international award recognizes one industry professional who has contributed to the betterment of the mold-making industry. Last year’s award winner hailed from China.
Novak, who has been an instructor at WCTC since 1990, said he was humbled to win the award and enjoys working with students.
“It’s rewarding to see these students start with little or no experience and work themselves into a great career path,” Novak said.
Novak is a journeyman tool and die/mold maker and holds a bachelor of science degree in career technical education and training from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
The Society of Plastics Engineers is located in Newtown, Conn., with a European office in Belgium.