Jim Loree - Stanley Black and Decker President and CEO

"Over the last several decades, vocational schools and careers in the trades have been overshadowed, despite the excellent, well-paying jobs and career paths they offer. Our goal is to recognize and advance those organizations that are working to create the skilled workers and tradespeople of the future that our society needs."

Jim Loree, Chief Executive Officer


Measuring the Impact of the Trade Skills Gap


Unfilled manufacturing
jobs globally


U.S. skilled trade job openings
by 2030


Open Construction Jobs in the U.S.