2014 State Chamber Manufacturer's Summit

2014 State Chamber Manufacturer's Summit

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 11:30am to 4:00pm

2014 State Chamber Manufacturing Summit

October 8, 2014
Pinnacle Bank Expo Center - Fonner Park
700 East Stolley Park Road
Grand Island, NE
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Register on-line at  http://bit.ly/1rWmgvo

Join industry leaders as we explore what successful and thriving companies are doing to keep (and gain) their competitive advantage. In addition to a great line up of presentations and speakers, there will be opportunities to network with colleagues and peers throughout the event. The event will kick-off with a luncheon and conclude with plenty of time for attendees to visit the exhibits of the 2014 Nebraska Product Show. 

The agenda includes:

* State and national economic updates
* Key findings from the Manufactring & Distribution Monitor
* Discussion of preparing today's youth to meet the needs of local industries
* Presentation of the Manufacturer of the Year award

Featured speakers:

* Jerry Jasinowski, Business Commentator; former President of the National Association of Manufacturers
* Barry Kennedy, President, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry
* Karen L. Kurek, Partner and National Industrial products Practice Leader, McGladrey LLP
* Dan Phillips, CPR Coordinator, Career Academy
* Tony Urban, Partner, McGladrey LLP