Shumaker Manufacturing

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ACC Charlotte Hosts Tour of Hydroponics Farm

Shumaker was proud to sponsor the ACC Charlotte’s annual manufacturing facility tour and networking event in March of this year. The tour, hosted by Rogue Farms Urban Hydroponics in Charlotte, NC, was led by owner Nicole Burnette who educated event attendees on the history of the farm, sourcing of plants and equipment, and the impact their farm has on the community. Following the tour, Siu Challons, Chair of the Art Department of Queens University and local artist Nick Napolentano presented on the Old Masters with a discussion on their impact on modern art.

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Credit & Financial Development Division of National Association of Credit Management (CFDD)


I enjoyed a great interactive discussion in Charlotte on October 11, 2016 with members of the Credit & Financial Development Division of National Association of Credit Management (CFDD) on strategies to minimize risk and avoid loss when customers become insolvent, go out of business or face catastrophic economic events. Great questions and discussion.cfdd-capture


U.S. Manufacturing and Public Policy Leaders Address Priorities


What the Next President Should Do About U.S. Manufacturing: An Agenda for the First 100 Days. Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs convened a conference on manufacturing priorities for the next President in Washington on September 14, 2016. Top industry executives, political leaders, small business and trade union leaders, researchers and policymakers are offering a blueprint for maintaining the competitiveness of the nation’s manufacturing sector.

2016 Conference: MPPI: School of Public and Environmental Affairs (Source: Indiana University Bloomington)