|On Tuesday, February 25, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons will deliver the State of Manufacturing address in Houston, Texas, one of the manufacturing community’s most vibrant economic centers.|
Timmons’ address is a part of the Greater Houston Partnership’s Thought Leader Series. He will discuss the unique opportunities and challenges facing the manufacturing economy and the solutions that will bolster the manufacturing industry’s economic strength nationwide and throughout the world. At the conclusion of the event, Timmons will participate in a media availability.
WHO: Jay Timmons, NAM President and CEO
WHAT: State of Manufacturing Address
WHEN: Tuesday, February 25
Media Check-in – 11:30 a.m.
Luncheon – 12:00 p.m.
Media availability will begin at the conclusion of the speech.
WHERE: Hotel Icon – Ballroom
220 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
Complimentary admission is limited to working media. To confirm your attendance, please RSVP to Ashley White at firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-844-3640.
A live video feed will be provided to members of the media outside of the Houston area. Conference dial-in information is available upon request for members of the media who would like to participate in the media availability.
Greater Houston Partnership works to make Houston the best place to live, work and build a business. It represents 10 counties: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, San Jacinto and Waller. With more than 2,000 Member organizations, GHP represents approximately one-fifth of the region’s workforce. Visit GHP at houston.org.
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is the largest manufacturing association in the United States, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. Manufacturing employs nearly 12 million men and women, contributes $2.03 trillion to the U.S. economy annually, has the largest economic impact of any major sector and accounts for two-thirds of private-sector research and development. The NAM is the powerful voice of the manufacturing community and the leading advocate for a policy agenda that helps manufacturers compete in the global economy and create jobs across the United States. For more information about the Manufacturers or to follow us on Shopfloor, Twitter and Facebook, please visit www.nam.org.