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2023 SBDC Manufacturing Outlook

2023 SBDC Manufacturing Outlook

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 (11:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (CST)


Make plans to attend the 2023 Manufacturing Outlook! Hear from a panel of local leaders as they discuss how manufacturers are pivoting to adapt to emerging technology in the industry.

Featuring a diverse panel of Springfield-based experts on manufacturing, automation, and AI:

  • Moderator: Krisi Schell, Executive Vice President of Human Resources | SRC Holdings Corp. 
  • Sally Hargis, VP & Chairman | Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr Pepper Bottling Co.
  • Carl Kicklighter, Director of Plant Operations | Vital Farms, Inc.
  • Jarad Johnson, CEO | Mostly Serious 
  • Robert Randolph, Executive Director | Center for Advanced Manufacturing 

Find out what employers are doing to accommodate industry changes and more by registering today!

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors
Branco Enterprises, Inc. | FORVIS | Missouri Association of Manufacturers

City of Springfield | Penmac Staffing Services, Inc. | UMB Bank

  Silver Sponsors
Cadence Bank/Cadence Insurance | Central Bank/Central Trust | CSI
Custom Metalcraft, Inc.
Rankin Development | SMC Packaging Group | Vital Farms, Inc.

Stage Furnishings Sponsor
Grooms Office Environments

White River Conference Center
600 W. Sunshine Street
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Evander Gonzalez
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Wednesday, December 6, 2023 (11:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (CST)
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