The year 2020 marked a milestone anniversary for the Orrville Area Chamber. It also marked the beginning of a global pandemic that impacted our lives, the economy and the way that we work. The 105th Annual Meeting State of the Chamber will be held as a virtual conference on February 18, 2021.
- 11:15am Pre-Conference Entertainment
- 11:30am State of the Chamber Address
- 12:00pm Join the Conversation
- 12:20pm Closing Remarks
Creating A Sustainable Culture
Conversation Starter: Richard Lewin, President & CEO, The Will-Burt Company
Over the past 100 years, The Will-Burt Company has grown from a small, family-owned business located in Orrville, Ohio, USA into the leading internationally recognized brand of mobile elevation solutions. One Company initiative, a program designed to ensure that we operate as One Team, guided by One Vision, representing One Brand - Will-Burt. Let's talk about why corporate culture matters and what it takes to sustain it.
Future of Factories. Industry 4.0
Conversation Starter: Ethan Karp, President & CEO, MAGNET
Industry 4.0 in manufacturing is changing virtually everything we make and how we make it. And it’s driven by disruptive technology: automation, cobots, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, 3D printing, sensors, and the list goes on. Let's talk about why Northeast Ohio can lead in advanced manufacturing and what we need to do to make that happen.
Let's Get To Work
Conversation Starter: Beth DeLaney, owner, Spherion Mid-Ohio
What defines the state of the workforce? The Emerging Workforce Study has been tracking the socioeconomic trends shaping the US workforce for 22 years. Commissioned by Spherion, the study paints a distinctive, multi-dimensional portrait of the workforce as seen through the eyes of employees and employers. Let's talk about the challenges to get the workforce working.
Next Gen Leadership
Conversation Starter: Vince Tricomi, Vice President, PFI Displays
You care about the future. The Orrville Area Chamber of Commerce LOVES that about you. The future is yours to create. It's time for the next generation of leaders to get involved in creating the community they want to work and live in. Let's talk about it!
Pandemic Pivot. Survival Tools for Business and Organization Leaders.
Conversation Starter: Lori Reinbolt, President & CEO, Orrville Area Chamber of Commerce
Do you know why your business or organization exists? Are all of the people in your organization 100% on the same page? The pandemic threw everyone a curve ball. Let's talk about how to get on track to survive.