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North Central Workforce of Ohio (NCWA) 2018 Summit

Erv Howard

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (EDT)

North Central Workforce of Ohio (NCWA) 2018 Summit

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NCWA 2018 Summit
This includes all the events of the day, including a light breakfast and a lunch.
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Event Details



8:30 – 8:50                  Registration, Light Breakfast

9:00 – 9:15                  Opening Remarks, Recent Successes – Troy Snyder, Matt Miller

                                        Teacher Boot Camp, Girls with Goggles, Women in Hard Hats, etc.

9:15 – 9:20                  Introduction to Opening Speaker – Troy Snyder

9:20 – 9:45                  Opening Speaker - Brent Stine, General Manager, Barbasol, Ashland

9:45 – 9:55                  Break

9:55 – 10:40                Breakout Session 1

                                            Succession Plans, Retirement, Replacement (4 person panel)

10:40 – 11:25              Breakout Session 2

                                            Best Practices; Apprenticeships, Drug Programs (4 person panel)

11:30 – 12:15              Lunch

12:10 – 12:15              Introduction to Keynote Speaker - Matt Miller

12:15 – 1:00                Keynote Speaker - Montez King, Executive Director, NIMS

1:00 – 1:15                  Community Service Award: presented by Rev. Dr. Stephan Rowan,

                                            Chairman of the Board, Cleveland Foundation

1:15 – 1:30                  Closing Remarks/Door Prize – Dennis Miller


Guest Speaker, Montez King, Executive Director, NIMS

 Montez King is the Executive Director of The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), developing national standards and competency-based credentials in manufacturing trades. Montez is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization. Prior to joining NIMS, Montez served as Training and Technology Manager for Magna International, one of the world's largest OEM automotive parts manufacturer. He launched his career at Teledyne Energy Systems as a Machinist Apprentice, where he earned his Maryland State Journeyperson Machinist certificate. Montez’s academic background includes a B.S. degree in Information Technology and M.ED degree in Adult Education from the University of Phoenix. In October 2017, Montez was appointed to the President’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion.

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Brent Stine, General Manager Barbasol, Ashland Ohio Plant

Brent Stine, General Manager of the Ashland Ohio Barbasol plant

Brent Stine is the General Manager of Barbasol, LLC, and is responsible for the production, logistics, administration and overall operations of the manufacturing facility in Ashland, Ohio. Brent has been with Barbasol since the opening of the Ashland facility in 2010. Prior to Barbasol he has over 20 years of accounting and business management experience in the manufacturing and environmental service industries. Brent holds a B.S. in business administration from The Ohio State University and an M.B.A from Ashland University.


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When & Where

John C. Myers Convocation Center
638 Jefferson Street
Ashland, OH 44805

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (EDT)

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