DAY 1: PROFIT

Session Day: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 -
08:30 to 13:30
Description: 

The domestic manufacturing outlook is strong for the coming years, particularly with the increase in “re-shoring” and improved availability of investment capital. Designed for C-Level executives and small and middle-market company Presidents and CFO’s, this program will feature talks and panel discussions on how our industry can best take advantage of the capital markets for expansion both internally and through acquisition.

 
Welcome and Introduction 
8:30am – 8:45am 
Perc Pineda, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Plastics Industry Association 
 
 
Keynote: Capital Markets for the Large-Cap Business 
8:45am – 9:30am 
Colin Convey, Managing Director, Head of Packaging Investment Banking, Goldman Sachs 
 
 
Keynote: Capital Availability for the Small and Medium Business 
9:30am – 10:15am
Sharon Miller, Managing Director, Head of Small Business, Bank of America 
 
 
Break 
10:15am – 10:30am 
Coffee, Tea and Networking 
 
 
Panel Session: Accessing Capital for Growth and Acquisition 
10:30am – 12:00pm
Colin Convey, Managing Director, Head of Packaging Investment Banking, Goldman Sachs 
John Hart, Managing Director, P&M Corporate Finance (PMCF) 
Sharon Miller, Managing Director, Head of Small Business, Bank of America 
Samuel H. Smith, III, Managing Director & Founding Member, Customers Commercial Finance, LLC 
Craig P. Staub, Managing Principal, Odyssey Partners 
 
 
Networking Lunch 
12:00pm – 1:30pm 
Join your industry peers for a hot buffet lunch before heading to the show floor