Next Generation Manufacturing (NGM) provides a business forum for manufacturers and their resources to exchange best practices relating to innovation, people and processes to create the next generation of manufacturing.

NGM does this through programming that encourages growth through competitive innovation and the building of relationships amongst manufacturers across all verticals.

Join us for one of our upcoming monthly plant tours, c-level roundtables, women's leadership event, engage your company's young professionals or attend our Seventh Annual Next Generation Manufacturing Event and learn how you can position your company for your company's "Next Generation of Manufacturing". 

 

Next Generation Manufacturing is advised by a select group of Georgia-based manufacturers.  The Next Generation Manufacturing Advisory Board is comprised of the following members:

Nick Carse
Chief Fruit Officer
King of Pops 

Shelley Foland
CEO
Boxercraft 

Alex Gregory
Chairman, President & CEO
YKK Corporation of America 

Bruce Hagenau
President
Metcam

Steve Hollis
Co-Owner
PPI Corporation

Mike Price
GM
Elesys

Ted Rushworth
President
Clairon Metals

Bill Strang
Chairman of TOTO Mexico &
President Operations Americas
TOTO USA

Mike Wiggins
Senior Vice President Human Resources (retired)
Southwire
President
Twelve for Life

 

Inaugural Event ImageNext Generation Manufacturing Inaugural Event, October 18, 2011. 
Pictured (L-R) Richard Kopelman - Chairman, Next Generation Manufacturing and Partner, Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, Keynote Speakers: Randy Jackson - Vice President, Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Michael Joyce - Senior VP Operations and Programs Management, Lockheed Martin, Vance Bell - CEO, Shaw Industries, Bill Strang - Vice President Operations, TOTO, U.S.A.