As Lee County navigates the ever-changing world of the coronavirus pandemic, the Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association (SRMA) is hosting a free virtual roundtable panel discussion that will help manufacturers and businesses get back on their feet after the devastation of COVID-19. The webinar entitled, “Recover > Restore > Reboot,” will be held online at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
“This webinar is just one of the many ways our organization and its board members strive to continue to serve the growing number of manufacturers in the Southwest Florida region,” says SRMA Board Chair Jeff Poirier. “From workforce development and training programs to funding, exports and supply chains, SRMA is proud to have the valuable resources available to assist manufacturers when they need it most.”
Local experts will provide information about on-the-job training programs, the art of diversifying supply chains and how to tap into available economic incentives and funding. Featured speakers include Bill Welch of CareerSource; Dana Brunett of the Lee County Economic Development Office and Kevin Brady of the Small Business Development Center. The moderator is Jeff Poirier, board chair of SRMA.