Macho Products vice president earns Workforce Solutions award

SEBASTIAN — Soma Gail Melnick, vice president of Macho Products in Sebastian, has been named the 2010 Workforce Solutions Board Member of the Year. Melnick, who has been involved with the organization for seven years, has also been selected as the 2010 Chair of the Workforce Board. Macho Products is worldwide seller of martial arts and law enforcement protective training gear. “There are some real heavy hitters on that board, heads of private and public enterprises and some really busy influential, smart people,” Melnick said. “I was very honored to be singled out.” Melnick joined the Board in October 2003 and has been a staunch supporter of its work ever since, said Workforce Solutions CEO, Gwenda Thompson. “The Board Member of the Year award is given to an individual who continually supports board initiatives and staff and provides leadership to the board and board committees,” Thompson added.Melnick has been the Vice President of Human Resources and Administration for Macho Products, Inc. and MDI LLC, both of Sebastian, for 17 years. Before joining Macho Products, Inc. and MDI LLC, she was a casting executive for movies and television in the Los Angeles area. Workforce Solutions is a non-profit, Florida corporation with a Board of Directors that represents businesses, organizations and trades that operate in the Treasure Coast and works to develop jobs for the benefit of businesses and jobseekers. For more information call 1-866-482-4473 or visit its Website at

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