Vision/Mission/Strategic Goals

Vision Statement - A metals industry characterized by proportionate representation of women in management positions.

Mission Statement - AWMI is an international, professional organization dedicated to promoting and supporting the advancement of women in the metal industries.

Strategic Goals



  • Create opportunities for professional interaction among industry participants
  • Schedule events that focus on successful networking.
  • Increase awareness of AWMI by exhibiting at major industry conferences/trade shows


  • Create an environment that fosters personal and professional growth
  • Increase individual and corporate membership in AWMI
  • Retain existing members and retrieve lapsed and former members
  • Add new AWMI chapters where feasible
  • Increase attendance/participation at local and international events
  • Expand membership beyond strictly metals industry individuals and companies


  • Create an accessible continuous learning environment that provides for growth beyond one's current job experience
  • Offer annual conferences that combine metals industry speakers and tours with professional and personal development
  • Provide useful and relevant programs and training to members and non-members


  • Creating an environment that fosters formal and informal mentoring in both personal and professional development
  • Welcoming diversity as an opportunity to enrich one's current skill set
  • Provide all AWMI members the opportunity to mentor and be mentored
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AWMI International Headquarters – 19 Mantua Road – Mt. Royal, NJ 08061
Phone: (856) 423-3201 Fax: (856) 423-3420 Email:

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