The State of Manufacturing® 2017 - Southwest Minnesota

Register for this event.
Monday, May 22, 2017
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State Street, Conference Center – Upper Ballroom
Marshall, MN 56258

The State of Manufacturing 2017 - Marshall, Minnesota

What to expect
The State of Manufacturing® is the most comprehensive survey of Minnesota's manufacturers. The survey reveals the perceptions and opinions of over 400 Minnesota manufacturing executives on the economy and other major issues impacting their businesses.

This is a premier occasion celebrating manufacturing industry and is open to manufacturers and everyone connected to the manufacturing industry including educators, elected officials, economic development professionals, granting agencies, and members of the media.

Enterprise Minnesota Partner: Southwest Initiative Foundation

 Southwest Initiative Foundation, Hutchinson, Minnesota

This event will feature:

  • A briefing of the 2017 results
  • A manufacturing panel discussion featuring regional business and community leaders
  • Networking opportunities and refreshments

Panel Members
Bedford Technology
Jeff Breitzman
Bedford Technology - President and CEO - Worthington
Marshall Economic Development Authority
Cal Brink
Marshall Economic Development Authority - Executive Director - Marshall
Chandler Industries, Inc.
Jacque Peters
Chandler Industries, Inc. - Human Resources and Benefits Manager - Montevideo
Windom Area Schools
Wayne Wormstadt
Windom Area Schools - Superintendent - Windom
Enterprise Minnesota
Bob Kill
Enterprise Minnesota - President and CEO - Minneapolis

Platinum Sponsors

Bremer Bank
Granite Equity Partners
Gray Plant Mooty
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)

Gold Sponsors

Blandin Foundation
Central Package and Display

Silver Sponsors