New Jersey Manufacturing Awards
Friday, October 3, 2014
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
The Palace at Somerset Park
333 Davidson Avenue
Somerset, New Jersey 08873
Online registration is now closed. Please feel free to download the registration form and bring it to the event with you. You will also be able to register at the door. Thank you!
Join us on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 for New Jersey's event in celebration of National Manufacturing Day! Established in 2012, the celebration is designed to expand knowledge about and improve the general public’s perception of manufacturing careers and the industry’s value to the U.S. economy.
When: Friday, October 3rd Where: The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, NJ Time: 7:30am – 2:30pm Price Per Ticket: - NJMEP Made in New Jersey Program Participants – 2 complimentary tickets (Status will be confirmed through NJMEP) - Manufacturers – $75.00/ticket (must supply NAICS code) - General Public – $95.00/ticket Our Manufacturing Day Event will include networking opportunities, keynote speaker, panel discussions, exhibit area and end with the New Jersey Manufacturing Awards luncheon.
Building A 21st Century Manufacturing Economy Agenda7:30-8:30 Continental Breakfast and Networking 8:30-8:45 Welcome & Opening Remarks 8:45-9:15 Welcome Address Harold J. Wirths, Commissioner, New Jersey Department of Labor 9:15-9:45 Keynote Address U.S. Senator Cory A. Booker 9:45-10:30 Workforce Development: Finding, Training and developing employees for the 21st Century Moderator: Ray Vaccari, Director, ManufactureNJ Talent Network Robert J. Staudinger President, National Manufacturing Company Inc. Michael Stern, Chief Executive Officer, Kreisler Manufacturing Corporation Frank Wyckoff, President, The Wyckoff Group and Chairman of NJMEP Board of Directors 10:30-11:00 Networking Break 11:00-11:45 Logistics/Supply Chain Moderator: Kevin Lyons, Associate Professor, Department of Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences, Rutgers Business School Clifford F. Lindholm, III, President & CEO, Falstrom Company Casey Muench, President, GEMCO Robert Russo, Associate Director of Logistics, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation 11:45-12:30 Innovations and Growth -Positioning your company for growth: Getting your financial house in order -R&D credits available to manufactures -Tapping alternative investments Moderator: Dr. Donald H. Sebastian, President & CEO, New Jersey Innovation Institute Michiel E. Ultee, Chief Scientific Officer, Gallus Biopharmaceuticals, LLC John Tucci, Assurance Partner, BDO Marcia Frieze, CEO, Case Medical 12:45-2:30 2014 Manufacturing Awards Luncheon 2:30 Event concludes Congratulations to the 2014 Manufacturing Awards Finalists! Manufacturer of the Year: SMALL City Theatrical, Inc. Desiron LLC General Machine Company of NJ Groezinger Provisions, Inc. Monmouth Rubber Corp SPEX CertiPrep Wm. H. Brewster Jr., Inc Manufacturer of the Year: MEDIUM Acrilex Inc. Art Guild, Inc. Damascus Bakeries Strato, Inc. UNEX Manufacturing Manufacturer of the Year: LARGE Accurate Box Company Middle Atlantic Products Sandvik Coromant USA Workforce Development Centryco Eastern Millwork, Inc. Zodiac Aero Evacuation Systems Sustainability Award COX Printers EarthColor KWG Industries, LLC Supply Chain Leadership Award Herbalist & Alchemist Odyssey Specialty Vehicles Westlock Controls Next-Generation Leadership Award Caonabo Delgado Exothermic Molding Inc. Joshua Hopp HK Metalcraft Christopher Huddy Techflex Inc Stefan Joens Elnik Systems Rick Laduca HANDLER MFG Evan Stender 10-31, Inc. Bold New Strategy Century Service/MyCaseBuilder Davion Inc. Excelsior Medical Zytron Control Products, Inc. Growth, Innovation & Leadership Award Jackie Daly Johnson Beacon Converters Inc For table sponsorships, contact Lynore DeSantis at 973-998-9801 or click here. Event sponsorship opportunities available! Contact Mark Cialdella at email@example.com or (732) 246-5729.
220 Davidson Avenue
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone: (732) 579-8653