Galvin emphasizes heritage of pulling together, helps workers succeed and goes deep with suppliers.
CEO Tetrick has fought through reversals and controversy, providing lessons about pushing through adversity.
CEO Bostock focuses on adding products, improving operations and ensuring contract manufacturers make ‘best in class.’
RV sales are down, but Jason Lippert believes long-term approach to worker satisfaction will help carry the day at component manufacturer.
Mujeeb Ijaz seeks a 600-mile range for a game-changing battery system that has been developed and will be built in Michigan.
Regardless of its duration, auto suppliers must grapple with the walkout—and its resolution.
CEO Sue Thomas maintains solid company culture and looks to markets boosted by U.S. industrial policy.
Co-founder Chris Thomas sees a growing disconnect between the future of all-electric vehicles and of driverless cars.
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Over 70% of Executives Surveyed Agree: Many Strategic Planning Efforts Lack Systematic Approach Tips for Enhancing Your Strategic Planning Process
Executives expressed frustration with their current strategic planning process. Issues include:
Steve Rutan and Denise Harrison have put together an afternoon workshop that will provide the tools you need to address these concerns. They have worked with hundreds of executives to develop a systematic approach that will enable your team to make better decisions during strategic planning. Steve and Denise will walk you through exercises for prioritizing your lists and steps that will reset and reinvigorate your process. This will be a hands-on workshop that will enable you to think about your business as you use the tools that are being presented. If you are ready for a Strategic Planning tune-up, select this workshop in your registration form. The additional fee of $695 will be added to your total.
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Female leaders face the same issues all leaders do, but they often face additional challenges too. In this peer session, we will facilitate a discussion of best practices and how to overcome common barriers to help women leaders be more effective within and outside their organizations.
Limited space available.
10:30 - 5:00 pm
General’s Retreat at Hermitage Golf Course
Sponsored by UBS
General’s Retreat, built in 1986 with architect Gary Roger Baird, has been voted the “Best Golf Course in Nashville” and is a “must play” when visiting the Nashville, Tennessee area. With the beautiful setting along the Cumberland River, golfers of all capabilities will thoroughly enjoy the golf, scenery and hospitality.
The golf outing fee includes transportation to and from the hotel, greens/cart fees, use of practice facilities, and boxed lunch. The bus will leave the hotel at 10:30 am for a noon shotgun start and return to the hotel after the cocktail reception following the completion of the round.