INDIANAPOLIS — Würth Industry North America has announced the renewal of their exclusive partnership with the Fastener Training Institute as their 2021 Sustaining Sponsor. This sponsorship funds existing training programs, develops new industry-leading content, and supports FTI’s new virtual training platform. The generous support of Würth will be acknowledged throughout the year at FTI classes, webinars, and industry events.
Würth Industry North America has been the Sustaining Sponsor of the Fastener Training Institute since 2019. Embedded in their philosophy and values, Würth believes education and lifelong learning inspire visionary thinking that transforms industries. They deliver on their commitment to supporting education, certification, and professional development through their partnerships with trusted industry education organizations.
“We are excited to continue our partnership with the Fastener Training Institute,” said Becky McMorrow, Vice President of Marketing and Business Transformation for Würth Industry North America, “For the third consecutive year, this partnership exemplifies our commitment to education and advancement in the industry and upholds an important core value of the Würth Group.”
The Fastener Training Institute is a registered 501(c)(6) non-profit. The objective of the Fastener Training Institute is to elevate the level of technical understanding and expertise of individuals in the fastener industry by providing a variety of training programs presented by recognized industry experts. FTI provides beginning and advanced training on fastener products, standards and specifications. A complete listing of new classes, webinars, and events can be found on fastenertraining.org.
Würth Industry North America (WINA) — No. 12 on Industrial Distribution's 2020 Big 50 List — is a $1 billion division of the Würth Group, the world’s largest fastener distribution company. WINA is a privately held, family-owned business that has strategically aligned a collective of companies consisting of more than 110 locations across North America that allows industries to have better planning, parts management and inventory accuracy. WINA works together onsite by offering products and services such as 3D printing and additive services, digital Kanban, construction services, engineering assistance, quality control, inventory management, vending, safety supplies, kitting and assembly, structural fasteners and MRO/industrial supplies.