In his role as Vice President - Smartforce Development, Greg Jones will be linking manufacturing and education to bring qualified career candidates into the industry, as well as improve the knowledge and skills of the existing workforce. Mr. Jones has served the machine tool/manufacturing industry for over twenty-five years by beginning his career in media and publishing.

In 2001, Mr. Jones began working in education, training and workforce development when he was part of the launch of ToolingU, the industry’s leading e-Learning initiative. He holds a BA, Diplomacy & Foreign Affairs from Miami University.