Ms. Nash-Hoff will discuss variables that affect the selection of manufacturing processes and vendors such as the percentage of labor content, product mix and annual production volume She will discuss why it is important to consider the technological depth, responsiveness, and reserve capacity in selecting suppliers. She will discuss why it’s important to consider the location of suppliers - made in USA, nearshoring, or offshoring. She will discuss what is the Total Cost of Ownership Estimator™ and how you can use TCO to select suppliers.
Michele is Vice President of Industry Reimagined 2030, a non-profit whose mission is to change the narrative of American manufacturing from one of “inevitable decline” to “vibrant opportunity. She is founder and president of ElectroFab Sales, a sales agen