Wisconsin Sourcing Insights & the Four Biggest Challenges Facing Manufacturing Today

  • Tuesday, February 06, 2018
  • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Lilyworks Conference Center 505 Northview Road Waukesha, WI 53188


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TDMAW Members, Partners, Sponsors and guests are invited to join us for breakfast and learn how manufacturing companies can overcome four key challenges to stay competitive in today's marketplace. 

Meeting Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Location: Lilyworks Conference Center, Waukesha

Time: 7:30 AM

Cost: $35 per person

Topics include understanding Industry 4.0, the best systems to drive and convert leads, overcoming the skills gap, and transitioning leadership as baby boomers retire.  Also, get an overview of the latest industrial sourcing trends in the greater Wisconsin area, based on buyer behavior data from within the Thomas Network at Thomasnet.com.


Tony Uphoff, President & CEO of Thomas, is an award-winning digital media, live event and marketing services executive who has led the successful digital transformations of several businesses, including Business.com, InformationWeek, UBM TechWeb, VNU Media and The Hollywood Reporter. He is a sought-after speaker on topics such as marketing, leadership, digital media and the digital industrial economy.

Thomas provides solutions to connect B2B buyers with industrial suppliers. These include Thomasnet.com, industry’s largest Product Sourcing and Supplier Selection platform with information on over 500,000 North American suppliers and more than 6 million products. The company also provides award-winning full-service marketing services, digital product data syndication solutions, and has built more than 5,000 websites for industrial manufacturers and distributors. Thomas delivers original content to help marketers and supply chain professionals make better decisions, through leading titles including Inbound Logistics, Industrial Equipment News (IEN), and Your Industrial Daily.

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