Employee of the Year

Garry Watts, right, receives the 2022 National Jet Co. Employee of the Year honor from President Sam Griffith. Watts was selected by his fellow employees for his dedication and outstanding performance. After joining the company as a new graduate of Allegany College of Maryland’s Machining Program, he steadily developed to earn the position as a mill machinist critical to the company’s workflow. “Garry is simply a pleasure to work with. Clearly gaining the respect of all his peers, his team-first attitude exemplifies the culture NJC strives to build and maintain,” Griffith said. Watts has been with the company for two years and resides in Keyser, W.Va., with his wife Stephanie and son Adam. National Jet Co. Inc. is an international leader in micro-hole drilling and precision machining located in LaVale.