• On-Demand Student Tours


Learning by doing. That's the focus of the EDA's Career Pathways Student Tours. The EDA has been collaborating with local businesses since 2000 to give students a glimpse of local career opportunies and the skills and education they'll need to get there.

Do you think your class would benefit from a field trip to one of our local businesses? Check out the companies below that are already opening their doors to middle and high-school classes. 

Barrett Machine, Inc.

Machine and fabrication shop/industrial maintenance & sales


International and domestic distributor of commercial and consumer tableware

Green Bay Packaging

Manufacturer of paperboard packaging and coated laminated paper for labels


Manufacturer of plastic pallets, crates, bulk containers, dollies, and wall systems for the distribution market

Navy Federal Credit Union

Customer care and data center

Southeastern Container

Manufacturer of PET bottles and pre-forms for sparkling soft drink, water, food, and consumer product packages

SpecialMade Goods & Services

Distribution, product modification, hot stamping, and die cutting

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Manufacturer of diagnostic and biotechnology products

Winchester Metals

Metal processing and distribution

Winchester Tool

Metal fabrication and repair

ZM Sheet Metal

Manufacturer of pre-fab ductwork and fittings

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