Calendar

May
31
Wed
Manufacturing Brunch & Job Fair @ Workforce Connection, Manchester Center
May 31 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board invites all manufacturing companies to attend a Brunch to meet the Manufacturing Mechanic Class students whom completed training on May 16. Following the brunch, a Manufacturing Job Fair will take place. This will give employers an opportunity to fill open positions.

More information to follow. Please stay tuned.

Jun
15
Thu
SJVMA Quarter Two Meeting @ Duncan Polytechnical High School - Main Cafeteria
Jun 15 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Agenda

Welcome – Mike Betts, CEO, Betts Company
Introduction of Special Guests – Mike Betts
New Members – Sam Geil
Duncan Polytechnial High School – Jeremy Ward, Principal

SPOTLIGHT MEMBERS

  • Borga Steel – Ron Hesket, CEO
  • Anlin Windows – John Maloney, CEO
  • Moss Adams – Kelly Bluth, Manager & CPA

EDUCATION

  • CMTC – Roger Buttacavoli, Client Advisor, San Joaquin Valley
  • SJVMA Student Programs – Troy Brandt, HydraTech
  • Legislative Update – CMTA, TBD
  • SME ToolingU – Patricia Carlson

5 MINUTE DRILL (ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPDATES

  • 3rd Annual Summit Update – Erik Cherkaski, OCED; Katie Blunt, Consultant
  • SJVMA Website – TBD
  • Heavy Truck Maintenance Program – Mike Betts
  • IGIHOF Conference October 2017 – Charlie Harris, IGIHOF
  • OSHA 10 Training Results – Amy Radics, Der Manouel Insurance Group
  • Department of Social Services (DSS Program) – Nick Gera, FCEDC
  • Manufacturing Day and Career Tech Expo – Lori Morton, Fresno County Office of Education

Tour of Duncan CTE related programs to follow immediately after the Q2 Meeting

REGISTRATION
Register by June 1, 2017, for free lunch. If you register post June 1, the cost of lunch will be $20.

*Agenda subject to change

Sep
11
Mon
SJVMA Quarter Three Meeting @ Fresno City College
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Quarterly meetings will include lunch or dinner. Each meeting will feature three local manufacturers focused on production, human resource, innovation, issues and opportunities. A limited number of industry organizations will be allocated 10 minutes to present on topics related to manufacturing. Lastly, we will continue to include the “five minute drill” for educators and government support organizations to give updates on various programs and projects of interest to manufacturers.

This quarter’s theme is Dream It. Do It.

Oct
3
Tue
Manufacturing Day: Fresno/Clovis
Oct 3 all-day

Check back for more details!

Oct
6
Fri
Manufacturing Day: Madera
Oct 6 all-day

Check back for more details!

Dec
1
Fri
SJVMA Quarter 4 Meeting @ Moss Adams LLP
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Quarterly meetings will include lunch or dinner. Each meeting will feature three local manufacturers focused on production, human resource, innovation, issues and opportunities. A limited number of industry organizations will be allocated 10 minutes to present on topics related to manufacturing. Lastly, we will continue to include the “five minute drill” for educators and government support organizations to give updates on various programs and projects of interest to manufacturers.

This quarter’s theme is Recognition.