Machinists, IBEW Members Vote to Accept Contract at General Electric

Contact: DeLane Adams, IAM 301-609-1387 dadams@iamaw.org WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2019 – Approximately 1,375 members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) voted overwhelmingly on Friday, Aug. 9 to accept an improved contract offer from General Electric. IAM and IBEW members in General Electric’s aviation and […]

Stymacks Appointed Eastern Territory Special Representative

Eastern Territory General Vice President Jimmy Conigliaro Sr. has announced the appointment of Bryan Stymacks as Special Representative for the Eastern Territory, effective August 1, 2019. Stymacks joined the IAM in 2007 when Local 4 in Patuxent River, MD was chartered into the union. He was an Aviation Support Equipment Mechanic for Dyncorp International and […]

Union Plus on Activate L!VE

This week the IAM’s live webcast Activate L!VE welcomed Jill Cashen from UnionPlus to talk about mortgage, auto, travel and everyday discounts available for union members. In case you missed this week’s Activate L!VE show, you can watch it anytime on: Facebook YouTube Twitter Activate L!VE webcasts live each Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST. The […]

IAM Advanced Web Development Program

The IAM Communications Department is conducting an advance-level class November 3-8, 2019 for local and district lodges that already have websites which are currently maintained. This course will take place at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center. The program takes what was learned from the previous two classes and transitions web stewards into […]

Martinez Appoints Olson and Richardson as Headquarters Communications Representatives

IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr., has appointed Ross Olson and Tyrone Richardson as Headquarters Communications Representatives. Olson, formerly the secretary-treasurer for IAM Minneapolis District 77, will be tasked with duties in social media and website and app development. Richardson, an award-winning professional journalist, will assist with media relations and authoring IAM publications such as […]