Governor Hassan Tours Globe Manufacturing in Pittsfield

Governor Hassan (center) meets with an employee as she tours Globe Manufacturing in Pittsfield along with company president Don Welch (left) [Photo credit: Lorna Colquhoun, Department of Resources and Economic Development]

CONCORD – Governor Maggie Hassan continued her statewide “Innovate NH” tour today with a visit to Globe Manufacturing, where she toured the company’s operations and met with Globe employees.

Globe Manufacturing, based in Pittsfield for over 100 years, is the nation’s largest manufacturer of firefighter suits and emergency responder gear, producing innovative products to keep our first responders safe.

Hassan's “Innovate NH” tour features stops across New Hampshire, including visits to innovative businesses and discussions with local leaders, educators and citizens, as part of her efforts to reach out to Granite Staters for their input on building a stronger, more innovative New Hampshire.