NW Ohio Reshoring Project Webinar
FREE ONLINE WEBINAR April 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
Register at LimaChamber.com
Reshoring is surging nationally. How your company and NW Ohio can benefit. For decades, we lost business and jobs to offshoring. It is now clear that shorter sup-ply chains are lower risk and are more profitable for OEMs for 20 to 30% of products. Six local groups are bringing you this webinar to help NW Ohio OEMs and supply chain companies reshore.
• How to identify the products most eligible to reshore
• How to quantify the costs and risks of offshoring
• Why companies reshore
• How to convince companies to reshore and buy from you
• How to participate in the NW Ohio Reshoring Project
Keynote: Harry Moser
Founder of the Reshoring Initiative after being president of machine tool maker GF Machining Solutions for 22 years. Awards include Industry Week’s Manufacturing Hall of Fame, SPE’s Mold Designer of the Year, and Fab Shop Direct’s Manufacturer of the Year. Participated actively in President Obama’s 2012 Insourcing Forum at the White House. Member of the Department of Commerce In-vestment Advisory Council. Frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, NYT, and seen on national TV and radio pro-grams. BS and MS in Engineering from MIT and MBA from U. of Chicago.
D. Paul Zito
Vice President of International Development at the RGP Northwest Ohio
Paul has over 20 years of international business development experience and has worked with companies around the world to help grow their overseas markets. For ten years he was an international sales executive and for 13 years Paul served as Managing Director of the State of Ohio European Office (Brussels, Belgium), one of the overseas offices of the Ohio Department of Development (ODOD). Paul currently works to promote the Toledo region and Northwest Ohio as a location for overseas businesses and to assist local companies with their international strategies.