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Industries of the Blind President Joshua Gould reveals expansion plans for 2018 – Greensboro – Triad Business Journal

Industries of the Blind's new president Joshua Gould discusses the organization's growth. Link to full article

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Industries of the Blind: 2017 Torch Award for Ethics Winner

Pictured from left to right: Richard Oliver, Scott Thornhill, Jenelle Brown, Jeff Frazier October 25, 2017: Industries of the Blind was awarded the 2017 Torch Award for Ethics from the Better Business Bureau of Central Carolina. It was both an … Continue reading

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Industries of the Blind Launches Fashion Line

Greensboro’s historic Industries of the Blind — the innovative institution that began employing the visually impaired in 1933 in mop manufacturing — is now in the apparel business. Link to full article

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Industries of the Blind in Greensboro expands into new distribution facility

Industries of the Blind, a Greensboro nonprofit that employs the blind and visually impaired to provide manufacturing and distribution services, has leased a more than 100,000-square-foot building on Old Friendly Road to fulfill the renewal of a contract with the … Continue reading

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Industries of the Blind in Greensboro wins US Army contracts; adding 30 jobs

Industries of the Blind in Greensboro, which provides manufacturing, packaging and assembly for a variety of customers, has been awarded two contracts from the U.S. Army that will require 30 new full-and part-time jobs for legally blind individuals. Link to … Continue reading

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Eight Decades of Excellence: Good People Doing Great Work

This fall, Industries of the Blind will proudly celebrate our 80th anniversary in Greensboro, North Carolina. The work we do at IOB is really special – here, Greensboro residents with vision impairments are provided a unique environment to share their … Continue reading

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