Save the Date: February 24-26, 2012

Make sure you set aside February 24-26 and start planning to be in San Diego for the 2012 Precision Machined Products Association’s Management Update Conference.


Make sure you set aside February 24-26 and start planning to be in San Diego for the 2012 Precision Machined Products Association’s Management Update Conference. This conference is the best continuing education program the association offers. It focuses specifically on the needs of middle managers and senior level/ownership from companies directly involved in the precision machined products industry supply chain.

Attendees at this year’s meeting will benefit greatly from an outstanding line-up of speakers and programs designed to touch on a variety of issues, including the economy, organizational communication/development, leadership, finance, sales/marketing, negotiating skills, politics and government regulations.

Here are some of the speakers and programs on the schedule:
 
Howard Fletcher
Strategies for a Volatile and Unpredictable Economy
 
Lindsey Strand
Communicating with Confidence and Credibility
 
Art Turock
Competent is not an Option
 
Miles Free
Increase Your Company’s On-line Visibility with Google Search Engine Optimization
 
David Rutherford
SEAL Team Mission Planning
 
Kraig Kramers
Top 10 Tools for Financing Businesses
 
Dan Sharkey
How the Buyers You Work with are Taught to Negotiate with You
 
Darlene Miller
Update on the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness
 
John Guzik and Omar Nashashibi
Capitol Hill Report & 2012 Election Preview
 
The planning for this event is in full swing, so expect to see more information not only in Production Machining magazine, but also on the PMPA Website: pmpa.org. Both PMPA members and non-members are invited to attend this annual conference.
 
If you have any questions about Management Update 2012, contact Rob Kiener, PMPA Director of Government Affairs & Communications at 440-526-0300, ext. 16 or rkiener@pmpa.org.