With 480 member companies under our brand, SFMade is leading a renaissance of local, urban manufacturing by supporting manufacturers and makers, fueling the manufacturing sector’s growth and creating jobs in San Francisco. Since its founding four years ago, SFMade has helped its member companies create or retain 4,000 jobs.
The Annual State of Manufacturing Breakfast is a limited-capacity, high-level event that offers a fantastic opportunity to visibly demonstrate your support of SFMade’s efforts and to learn about new opportunities and deals arising in the rapidly growing local manufacturing sector.
This year’s Annual State of Local Manufacturing program includes
Mayor Ed Lee: City and County of San Francisco – Opening remarks
Westfield: Erik Ward, District Vice President, will describe the innovative retail pop-up partnership between SFMade and Westfield San Francisco Centre
Anchor Brewers and Distillers & SF Giants | Mission Rock Development: Keith Greggor, CEO of Anchor, and Fran Weld, Director of Real Estate for the Giants | Mission Rock Development, share how a unique partnership involving the City, the private sector, and an iconic local brand will ensure the future of local manufacturing
Autodesk: Samir Hanna, Vice President, Consumer Products on Digital desktop design meets manufacturing: Can San Francisco be the next epicenter of the desktop manufacturing revolution?
SFMade: Kate Sofis, Founding Executive Director, shares the findings of the 2013 SFMade State of Local Manufacturing Report
PG & E: Ezra Garrett, Vice President of Community Relations and Chief Sustainability Officer, presents an award to SFMade
THANK YOU to our event sponsors
Title Sponsor: PG & E
Signature Sponsors: Citi Community Development & Forest City
American Industrial Center, Build Inc., Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP, First Bank, Forest City, The Fred Gellart Family Foundation, Hanson Bridgett LLP, Hood & Strong LLP, Maureen Futtner & Associates, Moss Adams LLP, New Resource Bank, Sergio and Larry Nibbi, Pacific Waterfront Partners, UrbanGreen Devco Llc, Westfield, Zazzle
For information about sponsoring this event, contact Gabby Culver at firstname.lastname@example.org