BizTimes Media’s annual Manufacturing Summit, a component of its annual BizTech Expo, will be held Thursday, April 29, and will feature executives from four well-known Wisconsin manufacturing companies. This year’s panel includes:
- Todd Teske, president and CEO, Briggs & Stratton, Milwaukee
- Peter McCormick, CEO, Magnetek Inc., Menomonee Falls
- Neal Verfuerth, CEO, Orion Energy Systems Inc., Manitowoc
- Todd McDonald, vice president, Signicast, Hartford
The panel discussion, mediated by BizTimes’ Eric Decker, will cover several topics including global competition, lean manufacturing, commodity pricing and sourcing, how these companies are implementing “green” initiatives, attracting and retaining new employees, and more.
This year’s BizTech Expo will be held April 28-29 in the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State Fair Park. For more information on the Expo, visit http://expo.biztimes.com.