Coronavirus Chronicles: Manufacturer seeks PPP loan to protect specialized workforce

Hernon Manufacturing Inc. hasn’t laid off any workers due to coronavirus, but CEO Harry Arnon isn’t taking any chances. 

Arnon’s Sanford-based company applied for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan from the federal government earlier this month. That’s because Arnon believes the worst is yet to come for the manufacturing industry and his firm, he told Orlando Business Journal. “It looks like the heavier effects are going to come in five to six months.”  Read more here.