Buyers, sellers, and other businesses related to the manufacturing industry should attend this event. This unique networking opportunity will bring together local, Chautauqua County businesses and decision makers in a speed-dating format, allowing you the opportunity to market your goods and/or services to local producers and consumers.
Please JOIN US on October 19, to connect with other professionals in a speed-networking event that has been designed to give you ample opportunity to link up with material and service providers located in Chautauqua County.
Market your goods and services to local retailers or connect with local producers and suppliers. This is an opportunity for local businesses to meet one-on-one in a speed-dating format and initiate long-term relationships with them.
Lunch and presentations will follow the speed-networking portion of the event.
- Speed-Dating Format: Dedicated time with vendors and buyers including a listing of all event participants. Between 7:30 and 11:30, your company representatives will connect with local producers and suppliers.
- Great Location: Chautauqua Harbor Hotel at 10 Dunham Ave, Celoron, New York. Continental breakfast and lunch will be available for all attendees.
- Lunch Presentations delivered by Ben Rand of Insyte Consulting and Kurt Grim of Rand Machine Products.
Featured Lunch Presentations
Improving Your Company's Culture
Competition to locate, hire, and retain employees is fierce! What can your company do to stand out? An emerging strategy, known as ESG (for Environmental, Social, Governance), aims to ensure your business operates in an ethical and socially responsible manner to enhance your appeal to current and potential employees. Learn ESG basics and tools, including self-assessment, as well as how the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency can support your ESG efforts to become an employer-of-choice.
Rand Machine Products
Supply Chain Homesteading
For 40 years, Kurt Grimm has been involved in the machining industry. He is the founder and CEO of KWG Industries and President and CEO of Rand Machine Products. For two decades, KWG Industries has provided precision contract machining services and distribution of specialty metals nationwide, serving the aerospace, medical, military, hi-tech and industrial industries. Under Kurt’s leadership Rand is positioned to be a leader in the Custom/Build-to-Print manufacturing services for the industries they serve through the utilization of strong business practices as well as implementation of cutting edge machining technologies.
Cost of Event
Includes continental breakfast and lunch for all attendees.
Champion Sponsor: $500
Reserves 6 attendees/premium table
Premium Sponsor: $200
Reserves 2 attendees/premium table
Reserves 1 attendee/standard table
Reserves 1 attendee
or call for more information: Jeanette Lo Bello, CCIDA, 716.661.8901