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Adidas President, Mark King, will speak at Manufacturing
First Expo and Conference
APPLETON, WI – SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 – The 6th annual Manufacturing First Expo and Conference will be held October 19 and 20 at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay. It is designed for Wisconsin Manufacturers to showcase industry advances, highlight successes, announce the latest developments, and provide premier networking opportunities.
The 2016 Manufacturing First keynote speaker is adidas president, Mark King. Mark King was born and raised in Green Bay, Wisconsin and graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. He joined TaylorMade, then a start-up company, in 1980 and spent 20 years in sales before he was elevated to president in 1999 and CEO in 2003. Under Mark’s leadership, they became the leading and most profitable golf company in the world. In 2014, Mark was appointed president of adidas Group North America where he was in charge of all adidas and Reebok operations in the North American market. King has given scores of speeches throughout the country based on his experiences as a leader in his industry and as a lifelong sales professional.
The keynote presentation will take place on October 20 at 8:00 am followed by showcases and five lunch and learn sessions to choose from. The expo floor will be open all day from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. For more information or to register, go to: www.manufacturingfirst.com.
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The mission of Manufacturing First is to recognize a need. Gathering people to talk about their passion for manufacturing in Wisconsin was the genesis for the Manufacturing First Expo & Conference. We’re pleased to host the sixth annual event this fall at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay.
Manufacturing is a vital component to Wisconsin’s economy, with one out of four Northeast Wisconsin residents employed in the industry. It’s the backbone of our economy and it’s up to us to keep it strong. Check out the preview for Manufacturing First 2016 and see what we have in store for you this year! Click the link below to view the Manufacturing First 2016 ten page spread.
NEWMA PARTNERSHIP AWARDS DINNER
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October 19 + 20, 2016
KI Convention Center
333 Main St.
Green Bay, WI 54301
Quality Inn & Suites Downtown
321 Washington Street
Green Bay, WI 54301
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REGISTRATION, BREAKFAST & NETWORKING
Registration begins at 7:00am with breakfast and networking to follow.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Join us in the Rotunda on THE 1st floor for networking and a complimentary drink.
REGISTRATION, REFRESHMENTS, & NETWORKING
Registration opens at 12:30pm, with refreshments & networking leading up to programs
BREAK (2:45pm - 3:15pm)
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