The awards honour women in manufacturing.
The awards honour women in manufacturing.

"On behalf of all Kennametal employees around the world, I am pleased to congratulate Colleen Wood Cordova and Martina Igel for being named among the first group of leaders to receive this great honour," said Carlos Cardoso, presdient and CEO of Kennametal. "We are very proud of the fact that their example will help promote opportunities to inspire more women to pursue careers in today's high-tech manufacturing. We need strong leaders like Colleen and Martina to keep this vital industry thriving."