A great time was had by all who attended our February 20, 2019 dinner meeting. Our guest speakers were Kevin Carr, CEO of FloridaMakes and Dave Ferguson, our local FloridaMakes Business Advisor. Kevin emphasized the importance of educating our legislators regarding the major impact manufacturing has on the state of Florida. Even though the unemployment rate is low, Florida is lagging behind the country in productivity per employee. Since FloridaMakes’ inception, Florida has been making up ground quickly, while the rest of the country remains flat. Learn More.