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MMA To All Manufacturers : Pay Attention to Cyber-Security

Michigan Business Beat
May 8, 2017 11:30 AM

Jeffrey Mosher catches up with MMA, Michigan Manufacturers Association President & CEO Chuck Hadden while at the I Love Manufacturing Forum in Novi, MI, April 25th. Chuck shares his perspective on the day's events. Emphasizing how all manufacturers no matter how big or small need to pay attention to Cyber-Security.

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Morbark - Creating Opportunities in Michigan

Michigan Business Beat
May 8, 2017 11:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Kevin M. Cotter, Governmental Sales Manager for Morbark, LLC, based in Winn, Michigan. He shares about his career which included six years in the Michigan State House, including a pair as Speaker of the House. Then he reviews Morbark, and the value they see in the I Love Manufacturing Forum which this year focused on Cyber-Security.

Morbark builds equipment that creates opportunities for customers serving the forestry, recycling, sawmill, biomass, landscaping/irrigation, rental and tree care markets. Innovating and building durable and high-performance equipment for nearly 60 years, Morbark offers a full line of flails, disc and drum tree chippers, brush chippers, horizontal and tub grinders, stump grinders and more. Morbark equipment helps customers harvest, process and convert organic materials into valuable, usable and environmentally sound products. The company offers worldwide sales, support and service through an independent, authorized dealer network.

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MEDC - Focused on What Cyber-Security Means for All Businesses

Michigan Business Beat
May 8, 2017 10:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Mark Ignash, CFCM, GWCCM, Program Manager, Defense Operations at MEDC. He shares about MEDC's overall mission, and how they support events which get out the information about how all businesses can protect themselves against Cyber-Security threats.
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NCMS - Forum Co-hosts Collaborate on Cyber-Security Message

Michigan Business Beat
May 8, 2017 9:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher speaks with NCMS Senior Vice President Rebecca Taylor who shares the National Center for Manufacturing Science's perspectives on working with Michigan Manufacturers Association

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PRIME - Preparing the Next Generation of Leaders in Manufacturing

Michigan Business Beat
May 8, 2017 8:00 AM

Preceding the I Love Manufacturing Forum in Novi, MI, April 25th, SME Education Foundation co-hosted a PRIME breakfast with MMA. Jeffrey Mosher interviews Brian Glowiak the foundation's Director discovering more about PRIME, and the information shared on the morning. The segment wraps up with excerpts from the breakfast presentation.

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Michigan Manufacturers Association and a must-attend event for every manufacturer.

Michigan Business Beat
April 6, 2017 3:40 PM

Chris Holman spoke with Elyse Kopietz, Director of Communications, Marketing & Events, Michigan Manufacturers Association, of Lansing, MI. They discuss manufacturers challenges with securing talent, and then they focus on Information Security which is a top priority for manufacturers.

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04-13-2017: MMA Clearing the Air in 2017: An Overview of Air Quality Issues

Michigan Business Network
April 5, 2017 10:00 AM

An Overview of Federal, Regional and State Air Quality Issues

Join the MMA and the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan for a half-day program featuring updates on the most urgent environmental regulatory issues facing Michigan companies. Experts from government, industry, advocacy groups and the legal profession will address the latest developments and what to expect.

This event will include an Event Program, a valuable resource attendees can use right away or refer back to as they develop strategies over 2017.

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Michigan Manufacturers Association and the PRIME® program Breakfast April 25th

Michigan Business Beat
March 28, 2017 3:00 PM

Chris Holman spoke with Mike Johnston, Vice President of Government Affairs Michigan Manufacturers Association of Lansing about the impact decisions in Washington and Lansing are impacting the manufacturing sector. Decisions made there are also going up against changes in the market demographics. The Talent Gap is reviewed and training of the oncoming workforce through programs like PRIME program are discussed.

Mike shares about an informative breakfast about PRIME, and a bit about the MFG Forum day set for April 25th in Novi, MI.

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Why To Attend 'Clearing the Air in 2017'

Michigan Business Beat
March 28, 2017 12:00 PM

Chris Holman spoke Kurt Kissling, Of Counsel, Pepper Hamilton, LLP Southfield, MI, a Environment and Energy Practice Group about an upcoming event being hosted by Michigan Manufacturers Association.

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Why Michigan Manufacturers should be in Novi April 25th!

Michigan Business Beat
March 16, 2017 5:30 PM

Chris Holman catches up with Chuck Hadden, President and CEO, Michigan Manufacturers Association, Lansing, MI. Chuck goes in depth about WHY manufacturers and business community should be at the April 25th event in Novi, Michigan.

The 2017 MFG Forum at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI, will be like nothing you have seen before as MMA partners with the National Center for Manufacturing Science to deliver an exceptional learning experience. This full-day program focuses on emerging issues impacting Michigan's manufacturing sector by providing real-world best practices presented by leading manufacturers and issue experts. In addition to best practices, attendees will learn about important resources to protect and grow their business. Open networking and interactive activities will let you take the conversation to a deeper level and gain insightful new knowledge. Reserve your seat now!  

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