November 8, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your evaluation of our 2018 Supply Summit and Showcase in Omaha. 

Following our meeting we asked each speaker to share their presentations with paid attendees. Files below contain material provided only to attendees of the 2018 Supply Summit and Showcase as well as our Marketing and Distribution Convention  and should not be reproduced, shared or otherwise used without authorization of the speaker. 

If you would like to contact one of our speakers, please call Vernon Schmidt at 314.878.2304 or email. 


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Supply Summit & Showcase
Bringing Manufacturers & Suppliers Together 

 2019 – April 2-4
Kingston Plantation – Myrtle Beach, SC

Marketing & Distribution Convention
Where Manufacturers Meet Distributors
2018 – Oct 30 – Nov 1 – Hilton – Minneapolis

2019 – November 5-7 – Hyatt – St Louis


 2018 Spring Supply Summit & Showcase in Omaha 

Acieta Presentation PDF

Mark Sumner, national sales manager for Acieta – ROI of Robotics   Ed Fensholt and Shannon Demaree, Lockton Companies  Proposed Association Based Health Insurance Regulations. 

Jim Mintert – professor at Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics – Ag Economy: What Are Farmers Telling Us?

Product Safety Greg Pellegrom,
Sentry Insurance Sr. Safety Consultant
What would your customers do with your product if you didn’t tell them what to do?
Purchasing Track Sue German – Purchasing Track
The impact of technology in purchasing, blockchain technology, risk management, and how to recruit and develop candidates. 
Tax Cuts

Dave Burger, KCoe Isom
How Tax Reform Will Impact Your Bottom Line

2017 Fall Marketing and Distribution Convention in Houston      

handout released
Countdown to Teamwork
& Leadership – Mike Mullane
Contact speaker directly.
Book Link Riding Rockets
handout released
REiNVENTION – Damian Mason
Contact speaker directly. 
   Understanding and Leveraging Generational Differences in the Workplace
 – Bob Wilson
     Updates to ASABE
Ag Equipment Braking Standards 
Travis Tsunemori

 2017 Spring Supply Summit & Showcase in Little Rock  

  Lean Manufacturing
Dan Ariens – Chairman & CEO 
Ariens Company 
    Cyber Security
Aaron Longenecker, US Secret Service 
   Automation Movement
Todd Janzen – Janzen Agricultural Law
    Cyber Security
Dan Zastava, Sentry Insurance 
  Tillage Council 
Bill Preller –Agronomic Consultant 
     Trump’s First 90 Days in Office 
Gene Marks, Marks Group PC
Livestock an Economic Driver  
Derrell Peel, PhD 

 Purchasing Track 
 Sue German, VP of Education

APICS First Arkansas Chapter